Therapeutic Interventions

Verbalize the powerlessness and unmanageability that result from addiction and relapse. (5) Assign the client to write a chemical use history, describing his her attempts at recovery and the situations surrounding relapse. Administer to the client psychological instruments designed to objectively assess addiction relapse (e.g., Substance Abuse Relapse assessment SARA ) give the client feedback regarding the results of the assessment. Teach the client the high-risk situations that lead to...

Grief Loss Unresolved

Alcoholics Anonymous World Service. (2001). The Big Book (4th ed.). New York Alcoholics Anonymous World Service. Caplan, S., & Lang, G. (1995). Grief's Courageous Journey A Workbook. Oakland, CA New Harbinger Publications. Childs-Gowell, E. (1992). Good Grief Rituals Tools for Healing A Healing Companion. Barrytown, NY Station Hill Press. Colgrove, M., Bloomfield, H., & McWilliams, P. (1991). How to Survive the Loss of a Love. Los Angeles Prelude Press. Harris-Lord, J., & Wheeler, E....

Psychosis

How to Live With a Mentally Ill Person A Handbook of Day- to- Day Strategies. New York Wiley. Granet, R., & Ferber, E. (1999). Why Am I Up, Why Am I Down Understanding Bipolar Disorder. New York Dell. Mondimore, F. (1999). Bipolar Disorder A Guide for Patients and Families. Baltimore Johns Hopkins University Press. Mueser, K. (1994). Coping with Schizophrenia A Guide for Families. Oakland, CA New Harbinger Publications. Olson, B., & Olson, M. (1999). Win...

More Addiction Resources from Wiley Psychology

Full of practical information on assessing, diagnosing, and treating alcohol addiction. Includes sample treatment plans, alcohol screening tests, non-chemical addiction tests, resource listings, and a sample behavioral contract to use with adolescents. Presents an overview of addictive disorders ranging from chemical dependency, compulsive gambling, and sex addiction, to work-aholism and eating disorders. v'--' VU-v Series on Tt-eatliig Addictions i . I L I H iujJi ftl WJlirim JL IfcnWiir...

Social Anxiety Skills Deficit

The Shyness & Social Anxiety Workbook Proven Techniques for Overcoming Your Fears. Oakland, CA New Harbinger Publishers. Bradshaw, J. (1988). Healing the Shame That Binds You. Deerfield Beach, FL Health Communications. Burns, D. (1985). Intimate Connections The New Clinically Tested Program for Overcoming Loneliness. New York William Morrow. Burns, D. (1993). Ten Days to Self-Esteem New York William Morrow. Dayhoff, S. (2000). Diagonally Parked in a...