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Psychosocial Treatments

1st Edition

Edited by Elinore McCance-Katz, H. Westley Clark


192 pages

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The editors of this volume have assembled recent articles discussing elements of each of the several commonly used psychosocial interventions -- including relapse prevention therapy, community reinforcement, voucher-based programs, self-help therapies, and motivational enhancement therapy--in addition to research-based articles that demonstrate the efficacy of these approaches. The selections in this book will provide the reader with a broad overview of the field as well as the specific information needed to use these therapies in a variety of clinical settings.

Table of Contents

Series Introduction

Stephen L. Dilts, M.D., Ph.D.

Book Introduction

Elinore F. McCance-Katz, M.D., and H. Westley Clark, M.D., J.D., M.P.H.

1. Relapse Prevention: An Overview of Marlatt's Cognitive-Behavioral Model

Mary E. Larimer, Ph.D., Rebekka S. Palmer, and G. Alan Marlatt, Ph.D.

2. Motivational Interviewing

William C. Noonan, M.S.W. and Theresa B. Moyers, Ph.D.

3. Motivational Interviewing to Enhance Treatment Initiation in Substance Abusers: An Effectiveness Study

Kathleen M. Carroll, Ph.D., Bryce Libby, M.S.W., Joseph Sheehan, M.S., and Nancy Hyland, C.A.C.

4. Network Therapy for Cocaine Abuse: Use of Family and Peer Support

Marc Gallanter, M.D., Helen Dermatis, Ph.D., Daniel Keller, Ph.D., and Manuel Trujillo, M.D.

5. The Community Reinforcement Approach

William R. Miller, Ph.D., and Robert J. Meyers, M.S. with Susanne Hiller-Sturmhöfel, Ph.D.

6. Voucher-Based Incentives: A Substance Abuse Treatment Innovation

Stephen T. Higgins, Sheila M. Alessi and Robert L. Dantona

7. A Comparison of Contingency Management and Cognitive-Behavior Approaches During Methadone Maintenance Treatment for Cocaine Dependence

Richard A. Rawson, Ph.D., Alice Huber, Ph.D., Michael McCann, M.A., Steven Shoptaw, Ph.D., David Farabee, Ph.D., Chris Reiber, Ph.D., Walter Ling, M.D.

8. Self-Help Strategies Among Patients with Substance Use Disorders

Joseph Westermeyer, M.D., Ph.D., Sarah Myott, B.S., Rembrant Aarts, B.S.M., and Paul Thuras, Ph.D.

9. Residential Treatment for Dually Diagnosed Homeless Veterans: A Comparison of Program Types

Wesley J. Kasprow, Ph.D., M.P.H., Robert Rosenheck, M.D., Linda Frisman, Ph.D., and Diane DeLella, M.P.H.

10. Psychotherapies for Adolescent Substance Abusers: 15-Month Follow-Up of a Pilot Study

Yifrah Kaminer, M.D. and Joseph A. Burleson, Ph.D.

11. The Links Between Alcohol, Crime and the Criminal Justice System: Explanations, Evidence, and Interventions

Susan E. Martin, Ph.D.

About the Author/Editors

Elinore McCance-Katz, M.D., Ph.D., is Chair of the Addictions Psychiatry Division at Virginia Commonwealth University.

H. Westley Clark, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., is Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment under the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

About the Series

Key Readings in Addiction Psychiatry

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
PSYCHOLOGY / Psychopathology / Addiction