Applied Cognitive and Behavioural Approaches to the Treatment of Addiction A Practical Treatment Guide

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Edition: 1st
Format: Paperback
Pub. Date: 2010-05-17
Publisher(s): Wiley
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This new book offers professionals a practical guide to the psychological treatment of all substance abuse, including tobacco, alcohol, stimulant drugs, cannabis and opiates. It focuses on CBT interventions, which have the strongest evidence base for effectiveness in treating addictive disorders.Written by an author team highly experienced in the treatment of addiction, Applied Cognitive and Behavioural Approaches to the Treatment of Addiction will be accessible to a wide range of professionals, such as specialist nurses, drug counsellors and mental health graduate workers.The author team are all at the South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, UK.

Author Biography

Luke Mitcheson, Jenny Maslin, Tim Meynen, Tamara Morrison, Robert Hill, and Shamil Wanigaratne - Clinical Psychologists at South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust.

Table of Contents

About the Authorsp. vii
Forewordp. ix
Prefacep. xiii
List of Abbreviationsp. xv
Acknowledgementsp. xvii
Introduction to CBT for Substance Use Problemsp. 1
Cognitive and Motivational Theories of Addictionp. 21
Fundamentals of Treatmentp. 41
Enhancing Motivation to Changep. 61
Assessment and Introducing CBT to Clientsp. 75
Formulationp. 89
Introduction to Substance-related Cognitions and Interventionsp. 99
A Basic Framework for Working with Substance-related Beliefsp. 113
Additional Techniques to Facilitate Cognitive Changep. 123
Behavioural Experimentsp. 141
Behavioural Interventionsp. 149
Working with Emotionsp. 177
CBT and Pathways to Recoveryp. 191
Referencesp. 211
Indexp. 217
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