Treating Addictive Behaviors / Edition 2

Treating Addictive Behaviors / Edition 2

by William R. Miller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0306458527

ISBN-13: 9780306458521

Pub. Date: 08/31/1998

Publisher: Springer US

Organized around the stages of change described in the transtheoretical model by Prochaska and DiClemente, the new edition of this superb text features over 90% new material and covers practical, up-to-date strategies for the treatment of addictions and compulsive behaviors.
New material includes:
-advantages and disadvantages of the transtheoretical

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Organized around the stages of change described in the transtheoretical model by Prochaska and DiClemente, the new edition of this superb text features over 90% new material and covers practical, up-to-date strategies for the treatment of addictions and compulsive behaviors.
New material includes:
-advantages and disadvantages of the transtheoretical model for how people change
-five contemporary conceptual/theoretical perspectives on why people change
-where to start with polyproblem clients
-predictors of long-term success
-strategies for continuing care, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780306458521
Publisher:
Springer US
Publication date:
08/31/1998
Series:
Nato Science Series B: (closed)
Edition description:
2nd ed. 1998
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
0.94(w) x 9.21(h) x 6.14(d)

Table of Contents

The Transtheoretical Model of Change: Toward a Comprehensive, Transtheoretical Model of Change: Stages of Change and Addictive Behaviors; C.C. DiClemente, J.O. Prochaska. The Transtheoretical Model: A Critical Overview; R. Davidson. Comments, Criteria, and Creating Better Models; J.O. Prochaska, C.C. DiClemente. Understanding Change-Five Perspectives: Readiness, Importance, and Confidence: Critical Conditions of Change in Treatment; S. Rollnick. Self-Regulation and the Addictive Behaviors; J.M. Brown. Alcohol Motivations as Outcome Expectancies; B.T. Jones, J. McMahon. Preparing for Change: Enhancing Motivation for Change; W.R. Miller. Using Brief Opportunities for Change in Medical Settings; N. Heather. Working Through the Concerned Significant Other; R.J. Meyers, et al. Facilitating Change: Guiding Self-Change; M.B. Sobell, L.C. Sobell. A Wealth of Alternatives: Effective Treatments for Alcohol Problems; W.R. Miller, et al. Sustaining Change: What Predicts Success? V.S. Westerberg. Continuing Care: Promoting the Maintenance of Change; D.M. Donovan. 11 Additional Chapters. Index.

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