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Miller, Geri (2010) Learning the language of addiction counselling. Wiley .

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Drawing from her years of experience working in the addiction-counseling field, Geri Miller provides a balanced overview of the major theoretical underpinnings and clinical practices in the field, covering all of the essentials--from assessment and diagnosis of addiction to preparing for certification and licensure as an addiction professional.

Contents:
1. Introduction
2. Theories of counselling related to addiction treatment
3. Assessment and diagnosis of addiction
4. Assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of co-occurring disorders.
5. The treatment process for addictions
6. Treatment-related issues
7. Relapse prevention
8. Self-help groups
9. Current and evolving therapy approaches and techniques
10. Culturally sensitive addiction counselling
11. Incorporating spirituality and addiction counselling
12. Chronic pain assessment, treatment and aftercare
13. Personal and professional development of the counsellor
14. Preparing for certification and licensure as an addiction professional


Item Type:Book
Date:2010
Call No:HZ
Pages:482 p.
Publisher:Wiley
ISBN:9780470505236
EndNote:View
Accession Number:HRB 4913 (Available)
Subjects:HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Individual therapy > Brief intervention
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Motivational interviewing
HJ Treatment method > Twelve-step model
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Psychosocial screening and diagnostic method
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Theory of substance use
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method > Substance disorder relapse prevention method
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method
HJ Treatment method > Counselling
HJ Treatment method > Stages of change
G Health and disease > Disease model > Psychosocial disease model

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