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A practical collection of tools and strategies for prospective addictions counselors that includes a solid foundation of research, theory, and history.
Practical and comprehensive, Foundations of Addiction Counseling explores an array of techniques and skills that a new practitioner will need in the real world while providing a thorough review of the research, theory, and history of addiction counseling. With chapters written by expert scholars, this text covers many topics in-depth often ignored by other comparable books, such as professional issues in addictions counseling, the assessment of client strengths, gender issues in substance abuse, working in rehabilitation centers, and working with clients with disabilities.
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Table of Contents
PART 1 Introduction To Addictions Counseling
Chapter 1 History and Etiological Models of Addiction
Chapter 2 Substance Addictions
Chapter 3 Process Addictions
Chapter 4 Important Professional Issues in Addiction Counseling
Chapter 5 Introduction to Assessment
Chapter 6 Assessment and Diagnosis of Addictions
PART 2 The Treatment of Addictions
Chapter 7 Motivational Interviewing
Chapter 8 Psychotherapeutic Approaches
Chapter 9 Treatment of Comorbid Disorders
Chapter 10 Group Therapy for Treatment of Addictions
Chapter 11 Addiction Pharmacotherapy
Chapter 12 12-Step Facilitation of Treatment
Chapter 13 Maintenance and Relapse Prevention
PART 3 Addictions in Family Therapy, Rehabilitation, and School Settings
Chapter 14 Alcohol Addiction and Families
Chapter 15 Persons with Disabilities and Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
Chapter 16 Substance Abuse Prevention Programs Across the Life Span
PART 4 Cross-Cultural Counseling in Addictions
Chapter 17 Cross-Cultural Counseling: Engaging Ethnic Diversity
Chapter 18 Gender, Sex, and Addictions
Chapter 19 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Affirmative Addictions Treatment
EPILOGUE Some Additional Perspectives
Chapter 20 Inpatient and Outpatient Addiction Treatment