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Addiction Recovery Tools: A Practical Handbook / Edition 1
     

Addiction Recovery Tools: A Practical Handbook / Edition 1

by Robert Holman Coombs, Robert Coombs
 

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ISBN-10: 0761920668

ISBN-13: 9780761920663

Pub. Date: 09/21/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

Researchers and clinicians in psychology survey many of the tools now being used to help addicts and others afflicted with drug problems pull out of their self-defeating lifestyles. Among them are three motivational tools to convince people to seek and accept help, medical-pharmacological tools with long histories of clinical success, and holistic tools that have

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Researchers and clinicians in psychology survey many of the tools now being used to help addicts and others afflicted with drug problems pull out of their self-defeating lifestyles. Among them are three motivational tools to convince people to seek and accept help, medical-pharmacological tools with long histories of clinical success, and holistic tools that have traditionally been considered beyond the boundaries of western medicine. The readers are intended to be practitioners wanting help choosing tools to fit the situation and integrate such approaches into their practice.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761920663
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
09/21/2001
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: MOTIVATIONAL TOOLS
Motivational Intervention - Ed Storti
The Only Failure Is the Failure to Act
Motivational Interviewing - David B Rosengren and Christopher C Wagner
Dancing, Not Wrestling
Computer-Assisted Interventions - Christopher P Rice
Mouse as Co-Therapist
PART TWO: MEDICAL-PHARMACEUTICAL TOOLS
Detoxification - David E Smith and Richard Seymour
Opening the Window of Opportunity to Recovery
Medications - Douglas Ziedonis and Jonathan Krejci
One Tool in the Toolbox
Disease Orientation - Norman S Miller
Taking Away Blame and Shame
Drug Testing - Tom Mieczkowski
A Review of Drug Tests in Clinical Settings
PART THREE: COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL TOOLS
Recovery Contracts - G Douglas Talbott and Linda R Crosby
Seven Key Elements
Contingency-Management - Alan J Budney, Stacey C Sigmon and Stephen T Higgins
Using Science to Motivate Change
Cue Exposure Treatment - Cynthia A Conklin and Stephen T Tiffany
New Thoughts about an Old Therapy
Affect-Regulation Coping-Skills Training - Raymond L Scott, Marc F Kern and Robert H Coombs
Managing Moods without Drugs
PART FOUR: PSYCHOSOCIAL TOOLS
Lifestyle Planning and Monitoring - Fred Zackon
Readiness, Guidance and Growth
Individual Therapy - Joan E Zweben
Accomplishing the Tasks of Recovery
Group Therapy - Arnold M Washton
A Clinician's Guide to Doing What Works
Peer Support - Linda Farris Kurtz
Key to Maintaining Recovery
Family Treatment - Joyce Schmid and Stephanie Brown
Stage-Appropriate Psychotherapy for the Addicted Family
PART FIVE: HOLISTIC TOOLS
Nutritional Counseling - Joseph D Beasley
How to Get the Big High
Mediation - Carol A Snarr, Patricia A Norris and Steven L Fahrion
The Path to Recovery through Inner Wisdom
Spirituality Enhancement - Robert J Kus
From Distilled Spirits to Instilled Spirit
Acupuncture - Michael O Smith and Kathryn P White
A Venerable Nonverbal Therapy
PART SIX: Us ING RECOVERY TOOLS IN VARIOUS SETTINGS AND PROGRAMS
Harm Reduction Programs - Arthur W Blume et al
Progess Rather Than Perfection
Matching Clients with Recovery Tools - Reid Hester and Theresa Moyers
Finding the Right Keys to Unlock the Door

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