Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide / Edition 2

by Robert R. Perkinson
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0761923888

ISBN-13: 9780761923886

Pub. Date: 12/11/2001

Publisher: SAGE Publications

The best-selling Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide provides counselors and front-line mental health professionals with the information and skills they need to use evidence-based treatments, including motivational enhancement, cognitive behavioral therapy, skills training, medication, and 12-step facilitation. Guiding the counselor

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The best-selling Chemical Dependency Counseling: A Practical Guide provides counselors and front-line mental health professionals with the information and skills they need to use evidence-based treatments, including motivational enhancement, cognitive behavioral therapy, skills training, medication, and 12-step facilitation. Guiding the counselor step by step through treatment, author Robert R. Perkinson presents state-of-the-art tools, forms, and tests necessary for client success while meeting the highest standards demanded by accrediting bodies. The Fifth Edition of this landmark text has been updated to include coverage of current topics of concern for counselors, including full compliance with DMS-5, new coverage of steps 6 – 12 in 12-step facilitation, discussions on synthetic and designer drugs, new psychotherapeutic medications, new survey data on patterns of use and abuse, a list of online recovery support groups for clients, and a new section on Recommendations for a Successful First Year in Recovery.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780761923886
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
12/11/2001
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
592
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
Chapter 1: The First Contact
Treatment Works
The Motivational Interview
How to Assess Motivation
Chapter 2: The Drugs
Drugs of Abuse
Alcohol
Alcohol-Induced Organic Mental Disorders
Opioids
Hallucinogens
Cannabis
Inhalants
Nicotine
Club Drugs
Polysubstances
Treatment Outcome
Chapter 3: The First Hours of Treatment
The First Hours
How to Greet Clients
Beginning the Therapeutic Alliance
Dealing With Early Denial
How to Check for Organic Brain Dysfunction
The Initial Assessment
How to Conduct a Crisis Intervention
American Society of Addiction Medicine Patient Placement Criteria
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual
Diagnosis: Chemical Dependency
How to Determine the Level of Care Needed
Criteria for Outpatient Treatment (Adults)
Criteria for Inpatient Treatment (Adults)
Criteria for Outpatient Treatment (Adolescents)
Criteria for Inpatient Treatment (Adolescents)
The Client’s Reaction to Intoxication
What to Do With an Intoxicated Client
How Clients React in Detoxification
The AMA Threat
How to Develop and Use the AMA Team
How to Use the In-House Intervention
How to Respond to Clients Who Leave AMA
Chapter 4: The Biopsychosocial Interview
The Biopsychosocial Interview
A Sample Biopsychosocial Interview
Chapter 5: The Treatment Plan
How to Build a Treatment Plan
The Diagnostic Summary
The Problem List
Goals and Objectives
How to Develop Objectives
How to Develop Interventions
How to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Treatment
How to Select Goals, Objectives, and Interventions
Treatment Plan Review
Documentation
How to Write Progress Notes
Formal Treatment Plan Review
Chapter 6: Individual Treatment
Why We Concentrate on Behavior Therapy
Cognitive Therapy
Interpersonal Therapy
How to Choose the Therapeutic Modality
Chapter 7: Group Therapy
Benefits of the Group Process
Preparation for the Group
The Agenda Group
The Honesty Group
How to End Each Group
The Euphoric Recall Group
The Reading Group
The Relapse Prevention Group
The Spirituality Group
The Childhood Group
Men’s Group/Women’s Group
The Community Group
The Personal Inventory Group
Skills Training Group
Problem Solving Skills Group
Chapter 8: Recovery Skills
The Chemical Use History
Honesty
Love, Trust, and Commitment
Feelings
Relationship Skills
Addictive Relationships
Communication Skills
Self-Discipline
Impulse Control
Relapse Prevention
Stress Management
Chapter 9: The Steps
The Committee
Step One
Step Two
Step Three
Step Four
Step Five
Chapter 10: The Lectures
The Disease Concept
Defense Mechanisms
The Great Lie
Normal Development
Physical Addiction and Recovery
Alcoholics Anonymous
Meetings
Feelings
Chapter 11: Special Issues
The Psychiatric/Psychological Assessment
How to Develop the Treatment Plan
The Depressed Client
The Angry Client
Personality
The Antisocial Personality
The Borderline Client
The Narcissistic Client
The Anxious Client
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Panic Attacks
The Psychotic Client
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
The Client With Low Intellectual Functioning
The Client Who Cannot Read
The Elderly Client
The Client With Early Childhood Trauma
Love in the Treatment Center
The Pathological Gambler
Chapter 12: Adolescent Treatment
The Normal Adolescent
Puberty
Ages 13 to 16
Ages 16 to 19
The Adolescent Chemical Dependency Counselor
The Point System
The Primary Elements in Adolescent Treatment
The Rules
Communication Skills
Honesty
Exercise
Fun in Sobriety
The Reinforcers
Spirituality
Group Therapy
Peer Pressure
Continuing Education
Continuing Care
The Parents Support Group
The Behavioral Contract
Phases of Adolescent Treatment
Chapter 13: The Family Program
The First Family Contact
How to Handle the Early Against Medical Advice Risk
Common Family Problems
How to Treat Family Members
The Family Program Schedule
How to Work With the Family in Group
The Conjoint Session
Chapter 14: The Clinical Staff
The Physician/Addictionologist
The Psychologist/Psychiatrist
The Social Worker/Mental Health Counselor
The Nurse
The Clinical Director
The Clinical Supervisor
The Chemical Dependency Counselor
The Rehabilitation Technician or Aide
The Recreational Therapist
Clinical Staffing
Team Building
Commitment to Coworkers
Boundaries
Staff–Client Problems
What to Do When a Client Does Not Like a Counselor
What to Do When a Client Complains About a Rule
The Work Environment
Chapter 15: Discharge Summary and Continuing Care
Outpatient Discharge Criteria
Inpatient Discharge Criteria
How to Develop a Discharge Summary
The Discharge Summary
Saying Good-Bye
Chapter 16: The Good Counselor
Appendices
References
Index
About the Author

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