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Chemical dependency counseling : a practical guide

Robert R. Perkinson

4th ed.. c2012

Available at UDM McNichols Campus Library  UDM McNichols Library Stacks  (RC 564 .P47 2012 )()

  • Title:
    Chemical dependency counseling : a practical guide
  • Author: Robert R. Perkinson
  • Description: The first contact -- The drugs -- The first hours of treatment -- The biopsychosocial interview -- The treatment plan -- Individual treatment -- Group therapy -- Recovery skills -- The steps -- The lectures -- Special issues -- Adolescent treatment -- The family program -- The clinical staff -- Discharge summary and continuing care -- The good counselor -- Appendices.
    Best-selling comprehensive guide for counselors and front-line professionals who work with the chemically dependent and addicted in a variety of settings. Guiding the counselor step-by-step through treatment, this volume presents state-of-the-art tools, forms, and tests necessary to deliver outstanding treatment and meet the highest standards demanded by accrediting bodies. New to this edition: research updates, including articles from the CDC, SAMHSA, Intervention; updated research on drugs of abuse; Toxicology tests and techniques such as GCT, CDT, and EtG; Updated content in every chapter, including information on cognitive behavioral skills, dialectical behavior therapy, relapse prevention skills, psychopharmacology protocols, adolescent cognitive development, and CARF standards; New 2001 workbooks; 68 appendices, including the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health National Findings, Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale, NAADAC Code of Ethics, and Daily Craving Record.
  • Local Note: acq2013cou
  • Publication Date: c2012
  • Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications
  • Format: xxv, 849 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
  • Identifier: ISBN 9781412979214 (pbk.);ISBN 1412979218 (pbk.)
  • Subjects: Substance abuse -- Patients -- Counseling of; Dual diagnosis -- Patients -- Counseling of; Substance-Related Disorders -- therapy; Counseling -- methods
  • Language: English
  • Source: 01DAL UDM ALMA

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