Understanding and Treating Substance Use Disorders with Clients in Crisis (Chapter 7 in Crisis Assessment, Intervention, and Prevention. 3rd Edition).
Merrill Counseling Series.
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This chapter provides an overview of substance use disorders and the counselor’s role in working with clients facing crisis situations. The etiological factors of substance use disorders and various models of addiction are reviewed. A sequential treatment process is described and special issues such as relapse, support groups, co-occurring disorders and crisis, and cultural considerations are discussed. Case studies and learning activities are included. 1 table. (Author abstract modified)
CRISIS INTERVENTION; CRISIS THERAPY; therapeutic intervention; guidelines; substance abuse treatment; substance abuse;