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Hester, Reid K and Miller, William R, eds. (1995) Handbook of alcoholism treatment approaches: effective alternatives. Boston: Allyn and Bacon .

This is an absolutely indispensable resource for anyone working in the area of alcoholism treatment and research. Its focus is to match the client with the treatment program most suited to that specific client. Eleven of the most widely studied treatment approaches are covered in separate chapters, each written by an expert author or team in the modality. This is the most comprehensive review of alcohol treatment outcomes available anywhere. It discusses advances in evaluation, motivation, treatment outcomes, and protocols in treatment as well as practical suggestions and recommendations for assessment and treatment. Clinical Psychologists and Alcohol Treatment Specialists. A Longwood Professional Book.


Item Type:Book
Date:1995
Call No:HK2, BB
Pages:xx, 30
Publisher:Allyn and Bacon
Place of Publication:Boston
ISBN:0-205-16376-9
Edition:2nd ed.
Keywords:AOD use, neurobehavioral theory of AODU, risk, evaluation, coping skills, stress management skills, motivation, anxiety, AODD relapse prevention method, marital therapy, family therapy, aversion therapy, alcoholism treatment services research, brief intervention, social skills training, United States, Community Reinforcement Approach
Notes:Includes indices.
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Accession Number:HRB 3750 (Available)
Subjects:HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method > Substance replacement method (substitution) > Disulfiram therapy
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Problem substance use
L Social psychology and related concepts > Interpersonal interaction and group dynamics > Social support
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Individual therapy > Brief intervention
B Substances > Alcohol
F Concepts in psychology > Motivation
VA Geographic area > United States
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Medical screening and diagnostic method
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Psychosocial screening and diagnostic method
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol dependence
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Family or marital therapy
F Concepts in psychology > Skills > Coping skills

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