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Addiction Recovery Tools
A Practical Handbook



January 2002 | 424 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
This book gathers addiction recovery tools (both Eastern and Western) into one single volume and provides practitioners with an easy to read, `how-to' book on when and how to use the different recovery tools available. For each given tool, the chapter will address the following questions:

· How does it work?

· Why does it work and with whom?

· What are the practical guidelines for success?

· What are the potential pitfalls?

Each chapter contains a brief history of each tool as well as a number of practical aids, including worksheets, lists, scales, guidelines, and interactive exercises to help the practitioner incorporate the tool into practice. The book also contains a number of instructional resources for the practitioner (for training, continuing education, and career enhancement).

Features/Benefits:

· A knowledgeable and experienced addiction specialist describes each recovery tool.

· Clinicians will learn which recovery tools will work best with each of their patients, and how to incorporate these tools into their practice.

· Discusses a wide variety of non-traditional approaches, such as acupuncture and spirituality enhancement.

 
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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