Using a Brief Intervention to Motivate Clients to Get Help: A How to Manual for Professionals

Using a Brief Intervention to Motivate Clients to Get Help: A How to Manual for Professionals

by Tracy Stecker
     
 


Using research funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and the Department of Veterans Affairs, Tracy Stecker, Ph.D., applies cognitive-behavioral therapy to a sixty-minute brief intervention that has widespread applications in a variety of settings---from primary care facilities to intake call…  See more details below

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Using research funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, and the Department of Veterans Affairs, Tracy Stecker, Ph.D., applies cognitive-behavioral therapy to a sixty-minute brief intervention that has widespread applications in a variety of settings---from primary care facilities to intake call centers and military outlets to school counseling departments and parole offices.

This manual and CD-ROM with reproducible client handouts feature everything professionals need to motivate and increase treatment-seeking among clients, including:

a clear step-by-step protocol
an outline of solutions to problems that may arise during the intervention case examples of successful interventions the Perceptions about Services Scale (PASS) for those with mental health concerns the Modifying Perceptions about Services Scale (iMPASS) for those with addiction concerns

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781616491581
Publisher:
Hazelden Publishing
Publication date:
03/10/2011
Pages:
88
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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