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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


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