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Addiction Recovery Tools
A Practical Handbook


© 2001 | 424 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc

Addiction Recovery Tools: A Practical Handbook presents verified recovery tools with a methodical "when and how" approach for each available tool. Including both Western and Eastern methods, the book catalogs the motivational, medical-pharmaceutical, cognitive-behavioral, psychosocial, and holistic tools accessible in a wide variety of settings and programs.

The contributors, all experiences addiction recovery specialists, present comprehensive descriptions of each tool as well as practical aids – worksheets, lists, scales, guidelines, and interactive exercises – to help the practitioner incorporate the tool into practice. Further instructional resources are supplied for training, continuing education, and career enhancement.

Addiction Recovery Tools is an invaluable resource for anyone studying or working in substance abuse, counseling, social work, clinical psychology, group work, psychotherapy, or public health who is searching for a definitive handbook on addiction recovery strategies.

 

 
PART ONE: MOTIVATIONAL TOOLS
Ed Storti
Motivational Intervention
The Only Failure Is the Failure to Act  
David B Rosengren and Christopher C Wagner
Motivational Interviewing
Dancing, Not Wrestling  
Christopher P Rice
Computer-Assisted Interventions
Mouse as Co-Therapist  
 
PART TWO: MEDICAL-PHARMACEUTICAL TOOLS
David E Smith and Richard Seymour
Detoxification
Opening the Window of Opportunity to Recovery  
Douglas Ziedonis and Jonathan Krejci
Medications
One Tool in the Toolbox  
Norman S Miller
Disease Orientation
Taking Away Blame and Shame  
Tom Mieczkowski
Drug Testing
A Review of Drug Tests in Clinical Settings  
 
PART THREE: COGNITIVE-BEHAVIORAL TOOLS
G Douglas Talbott and Linda R Crosby
Recovery Contracts
Seven Key Elements  
Alan J Budney, Stacey C Sigmon and Stephen T Higgins
Contingency-Management
Using Science to Motivate Change  
Cynthia A Conklin and Stephen T Tiffany
Cue Exposure Treatment
New Thoughts about an Old Therapy  
Raymond L Scott, Marc F Kern and Robert H Coombs
Affect-Regulation Coping-Skills Training
Managing Moods without Drugs  
 
PART FOUR: PSYCHOSOCIAL TOOLS
Fred Zackon
Lifestyle Planning and Monitoring
Readiness, Guidance and Growth  
Joan E Zweben
Individual Therapy
Accomplishing the Tasks of Recovery  
Arnold M Washton
Group Therapy
A Clinician's Guide to Doing What Works  
Linda Farris Kurtz
Peer Support
Key to Maintaining Recovery  
Joyce Schmid and Stephanie Brown
Family Treatment
Stage-Appropriate Psychotherapy for the Addicted Family  
 
PART FIVE: HOLISTIC TOOLS
Joseph D Beasley
Nutritional Counseling
How to Get the Big High  
Carol A Snarr, Patricia A Norris and Steven L Fahrion
Mediation
The Path to Recovery through Inner Wisdom  
Robert J Kus
Spirituality Enhancement
From Distilled Spirits to Instilled Spirit  
Michael O Smith and Kathryn P White
Acupuncture
A Venerable Nonverbal Therapy  
 
PART SIX: UsING RECOVERY TOOLS IN VARIOUS SETTINGS AND PROGRAMS
Arthur W Blume et al
Harm Reduction Programs
Progess Rather Than Perfection  
Reid Hester and Theresa Moyers
Matching Clients with Recovery Tools
Finding the Right Keys to Unlock the Door  

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