Clinical Guide to Alcohol Treatment PDF ePub eBook

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Clinical Guide to Alcohol Treatment free pdf This hands-on manual is the first complete guide to implementing the Community Reinforcement Approach (CRA), a highly effective cognitive-behavioral treatment for alcohol problems. CRA uses social, recreational, familial, and vocational strategies that result in sober behavior becoming more rewarding than drinking behavior. The authors offer step-by-step instructions for each component of the program, and use client-therapist dialogues to illustrate effective techniques for assessment and treatment. Topics include: :: behavioral skills training :: social and recreational counselling :: marital therapy :: motivational preparation :: stress management techniques This book will be of value to all clinicians who treat alcohol abusing clients including psychologists, psychiatrists, substance abuse counsellors, and social workers.

About Robert J. Meyers

Robert J. Meyers, M.S., is the Clinical Director of several CRA grants at the Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions (CASAA) at the University of New Mexico. One of the original CRA therapists, he has worked as a clinician, trainer, and supervisor in the substance abuse field for nearly 20 years, and has played a valuable role in the development of CRA. Jane Ellen Smith, PhD, is Director of Clinical Training in the Department of Psychology at the University of New Mexico.

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Author : Robert J. Meyers
Publisher : Guilford Publications
Data Published : 02 November 1995
ISBN : 0898628571
EAN : 9780898628579
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 211 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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