Chemical Dependency Counseling : A Practical Guide

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2011-06-01
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications, Inc
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This volume is the most comprehensive guide for counselors and front-line professionals who work with the chemically dependant in a variety of settings. It is a very basic introduction that guides the counselor through treatment from A to Z. It is also a popular core text for courses in addiction/substance abuse counseling. Presents the state-of-the-art tools necessary to deliver outstanding treatment and meet the highest standards demanded by accrediting bodies. Chapters cover the gamut of treatment issues, including developing the therapeutic alliance, screening, detoxification, biopsychosocial assessment, dual-diagnosis, patient orientation, treatment planning, individual therapy, group therapy, case management, crisis intervention, referral, record keeping, discharge planning, and referral. Author Robert R. Perkinson provides case studies and step-by-step instructions with clear explanations and procedures that counselors need to use in all phases of patient care. One of the key features of this volume is the inclusion of over 50 appendices, which includes screening questionnaires, scales, history assessments, personal recovery plans, in-patient and out-patient schedules, and many, many more. The new edition will add more appendicies and update existing ones. Inclusion of issues of diversity and working with diverse clients Discussion of new treatment for addiction with detailed plan New discussion of relapse triggers, including negative emotions, social pressure, interpersonal conflict and the recovery community. New discussion of co-occuring disorders

Table of Contents

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
Cognitive Capacity Screening Examination
Short Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test
Dsm-IV TR Psychoactive Substance Use Disorder
Alcohol Withdrawal Scale
Narcotic Withdrawal Scale
Sample Biopsychosoical
Chemical Use History
Love, Trust, and Commitment
Relationship Skills
Addictive Relationships
Communication Skills
Impulse Control
Relapse Prevention
Step One
Step Two
Step Three
Step Four
Step Five
Adolescent Unit Level System
Peer Pressure
The Behavioral Contract
Family Questionaire
Personal Recovery Plan
Sample Discharge Summary
Stress Management
Hamilton Depression Rating
Biopsychosocial Assessment
Anger Management
Honesty for Gamblers
Step One for Gamblers
Step Two for Gamblers
Step Three for Gamblers
Step Four for Gamblers
Step Five for Gamblers
Relapse Prevention
Adolescent Unit Point System
Results from the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
Drug Categories for Substances of Abuse
Adult Inpatient Program Schedule
Adolescent Inpatient Program Schedule
Adult Outpatient Program Schedule
Adolescent Outpatient Program Schedule
Gambling Inpatient Program Schedule
Gambling Outpatient Program Schedule
Day Treatment Program Schedule
Pressure Relief Group Meeting and Budget Form
South Oaks Gambling Screen
Barriers in Thinking
Psychiatric Medications
Drug Abuse Screening Test (Dast)
Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (Cows)
Adult Nurses Intake
Adolescent Nurses Intake
American Cancer Society Guide to Quitting Smoking
Ptsd Checklist Civilian Version (Pcl)
Ptsd Checklist Military Version (Pcl)
Alcohol Abstinenece Self-Efficacy Scale
Hamilton Anxiety Rating Scale (Ham-A)
Strengths, Needs, Abilities & Preferences
Daily Craving Record
Naadac Code of Ethics
Gambling History
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