Overcoming Problematic Alcohol and Drug Use: A Guide for Beginning the Change Process / Edition 1

Overcoming Problematic Alcohol and Drug Use: A Guide for Beginning the Change Process / Edition 1

by Jeremy M. Linton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041596072X

ISBN-13: 9780415960724

Pub. Date: 08/15/2007

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Overcoming Problematic Alcohol and Drug Use is a workbook for use with clients in treatment, informed by the most current research and literature in the substance abuse field. Offering a field-tested alternative to the disease model of addiction, the book introduces a six-session curriculum for treating persons with substance abuse issues and can be used

Overview

Overcoming Problematic Alcohol and Drug Use is a workbook for use with clients in treatment, informed by the most current research and literature in the substance abuse field. Offering a field-tested alternative to the disease model of addiction, the book introduces a six-session curriculum for treating persons with substance abuse issues and can be used as a self-help resource, or as a practice guide for human service professionals. Drawing on years of research on cognitive-behavioral therapy, the stages of change model, motivational interviewing, and solution-focused therapy, the author has put together a comprehensive and effective guide to change.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415960724
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/15/2007
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
136
Sales rank:
1,158,686
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

List of Documents Available in the Public Domain. Determining Your Goals and Getting Started. The Change Process. Cognitive Model of Addiction. Errors in Thinking. Recovery. Relapse. Managing Emotions. Living with Integrity in Recovery. Where to Go Next. Summary of Treatment Options. References

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