Overcoming Your Alcohol or Drug Problem: Effective Recovery Strategies Therapist Guide by Dennis C. DaleyOvercoming Your Alcohol or Drug Problem: Effective Recovery Strategies Therapist Guide by Dennis C. Daley

Overcoming Your Alcohol or Drug Problem: Effective Recovery Strategies Therapist Guide

byDennis C. Daley, G. Alan Marlatt

Paperback | May 31, 2006

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This expanded edition of the successful Graywind title, Managing Your Drug and Alcohol Problem: Therapist Guide provides an evidence-based treatment protocol for all types of substance use disorders. Designed to accompany the Managing Your Addictive Behavior: Workbook, Second Edition, thisguide provides clinicians with valuable strategies for working with substance use disorders by focusing on specific issues involved in both stopping substance abuse and changing behaviors or lifestyle aspects that contribute to continued substance abuse. In addition to addressing professionalapproaches/attitudes toward the substance abusing client, assessment, psychosocial and pharamacotherapeutic treatment, and self-help programs, this expanded edition also includes a new chapter on the management of a co-occurring psychiatric disorder.
Daley has over 240 publications, including clinician treatment manuals, family and client educational books, workbooks, and videotapes on recovery from alcohol and drug problems, recovery from psychiatric disorders, recovery from dual disorders, and relapse prevention. He was the first professional in the United States to publish inter...
Title:Overcoming Your Alcohol or Drug Problem: Effective Recovery Strategies Therapist GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 6.89 × 9.88 × 0.71 inPublished:May 31, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195307739

ISBN - 13:9780195307733

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Table of Contents

Table of ContentsOverview of Substance Use Problems and AssesmentIntroduction and Plan for the Therapist Group. 1Understanding Substance Use Problems. 2Assessment of Substance Use Problems. 3Treatment Settings for Substance Use ProblemsTreatment Settings for Substance Use Problems. 4Psychosocial Therapies for Substance Use Disorders. 5Medications for Substance Use Problems. 6Changing Issues and StrategiesStages of Change and Using Therapy of Counseling. 7Goal Planning in Recovery. 8Managing Cravings and Urges to Use Substances. 9Managing Thoughts of Using Substances. 10Managing Emotions. 11Refusing Offers to Use Substances. 12Dealing with Family and Interpersonal Problems. 13Building a Recovery Support System. 14Self-Help Programs and Recovery Clubs. 15Substance Use Disorders and Co-Occurring Psychiatric DisordersAssessment of Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders. 16Treatment of Co-Occurring Psychiatric Disorders. 17Relapse Prevention and Progress MeasurementReducing the Risk of Relapse. 18Relapse Management. 19Strategies for Balanced Living. 20Measuring Progress. 21Appendix Self-Help Organizations and PublishersSuggested Additional ResourcesReferencesAbout the Authors