Foundations of Addictions Counseling

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  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2008-01-01
  • Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
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This comprehensive text offers prospective counselors the tools and strategies they will need for working with general and special populations, including assessment tools, strategies for outpatient and inpatient treatment, information about maintenance and relapse prevention, and counseling strategies for couples, families, children and adolescents, and recovering addicts. offers prospective counselors the tools and strategies they will need for working with general and special populations a thorough review of the theory, history and research of addiction counseling plus discussion of the tools, strategies and techniques that are necessary in practicefor in-service or pre-service counselors

Table of Contents

Meet the Editors
Meet the Authors
Introduction to Addictions Counseling
History and Etiological Models of Addiction
Substance and Process Addictions
Professional Issues
Assessment: An Overview
Assessment and Diagnosis of Addictions
The Treatment of Addictions
Motivational Interviewing
Other Psychotherapeutic Approaches
Co-occurring Disorders and Addictions Treatment
Addiction Pharmacotherapy
Group Therapy for Treatment of Addiction
12-Step Facilitation of Treatment
Maintenance and Relapse Prevention
Addiction and Specific Populations
Addiction and Families
Substance Abuse Prevention for Children and Adolescents
Gender and Addictions
People of Color and Addiction
Persons with Disabilities and Addictions
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Affirmative Addiction Treatment
Lifespan Perspectives
Addictions across the Lifespan
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