Addictions Counseling Today

Addictions Counseling Today
Substances and Addictive Behaviors

by Kevin G. Alderson

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 2019-11-14
  • Pages : 720
  • ISBN : 154439232X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Winner of the 2020 Canadian Counselling and Psychotherapy Association (CCPA) Counselling Book Award Enlightening and practical, Addictions Counseling Today invites students into the heart of addictive thinking, offering first-person accounts of what it is like to experience different addictions. The text covers the range of addictions from alcohol, drug abuse, and nicotine to various process addictions, including sex, internet, gaming, social media, and gambling. Also included are the various theories and models of addiction, with a unique chapter on the neuroscience of addiction. Focusing on the new DSM-V classifications for addiction with an emphasis on CACREP and treatment, this provocative, contemporary text is an essential reference for both students and practitioners wanting to gain a deeper understanding of those with addiction. Learn why teaching addictions is changing and how to adapt your course by watching Kevin G. Alderson′s Ph.D. webinar entitled The Pandemic Addiction Volcano here. Online Resources Free PowerPoint® slides with video for instructors are available with this text. Test bank questions will be available in August 2020. Contact the author to learn more.

BUNDLE: Alderson: Addictions Counseling Today (Paperback) + Helkowski: SAGE Guide to Careers for Counseling and Clinical Practice (Paperback)

BUNDLE: Alderson: Addictions Counseling Today (Paperback) + Helkowski: SAGE Guide to Careers for Counseling and Clinical Practice (Paperback)
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by Kevin G. Alderson,Camille C. Helkowski

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications, Incorporated
  • Release : 2019-12-29
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9781544399751
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This bundle includes Kevin G. Alderson's Addictions Counseling Today (Paperback) and Camille C. Helkowski's SAGE Guide to Careers for Counseling and Clinical Practice (Paperback).

Addictions Counseling

Addictions Counseling
A Competency-Based Approach

by Cynthia A. Faulkner,Samuel Faulkner

  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 2019-01-25
  • Pages : 248
  • ISBN : 0190926856
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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"This book is a unique approach in that it follows a client through the counselling process (intake, assessment, individual, group, family counselling, and then discharge and relapse prevention planning). Along the way, readers are introduced to theories, techniques and hands-on examples of what is required in the counselling process"--

Group Exercises for Addiction Counseling

Group Exercises for Addiction Counseling
A Book

by Geri Miller

  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2012-03-06
  • Pages : 127
  • ISBN : 0470903953
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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"Created to meet the unique needs of addiction professionals, this practical resource offers suggestions for effectively using activities in groups. It addresses common issues counselors frequently need to discuss with clients and provides an array of "tried and true" techniques and exercises designed to help clients develop interpersonal relationship skills and the individual awareness needed to make responsible choices. The accompanying CD-ROM contains all the exercises allowing therapists to customize them to fit their needs"--Provided by publisher.

A Primer for Today's Substance Abuse Counselor

A Primer for Today's Substance Abuse Counselor
A Book

by Rostyslaw Robak

  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 1991-01-01
  • Pages : 152
  • ISBN : 9780669269352
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Critical Incidents in Addictions Counseling

Critical Incidents in Addictions Counseling
A Book

by Virginia A. Kelly,Gerald A. Juhnke

  • Publisher : Amer Counseling Assn
  • Release : 2005
  • Pages : 129
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Addiction Counseling Review

Addiction Counseling Review
Preparing for Comprehensive, Certification, and Licensing Examinations

by Robert Holman Coombs

  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 2004-12-13
  • Pages : 672
  • ISBN : 1135631352
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Addiction Counseling Review: Preparing for Comprehensive, Certification, and Licensing Examinations offers a clear, readable overview of the knowledge and skills those training as alcohol or other drug counselors need to pass their final degree program, certification, and licensing examinations. It is organized into six sections: Addiction Basics, Personality Development and Drugs, Common Client Problems, Counseling Theories and Skills, Treatment Resources, and Career Issues. Each chapter includes challenging study questions that enable readers to assess their own level of understanding, including true/false, multiple choice, and provocative discussion questions. Each chapter also provides a glossary of key terms and, in addition to references, annotated suggestions for further reading and Web site exploration. This book will be a resource to which students and trainees will go on referring to long after it has helped them through their examinations. In addition, faculty and established professionals will find it a useful one-stop summary of current thinking about best practice.

Learning the Language of Addiction Counseling

Learning the Language of Addiction Counseling
A Book

by Geri Miller

  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2020-12-15
  • Pages : 656
  • ISBN : 1119433037
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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FULLY REVISED, COMPREHENSIVE, AND PRACTICAL BOOK OF THE THEORY AND PRACTICE OF ADDICTION COUNSELING Learning the Language of Addiction Counseling, Fifth Edition introduces mental health professionals and students to the field of addiction counseling and helps them acquire the knowledge and develop the skills needed to counsel individuals who are caught in the destructive cycle of addiction. Drawing from her years of experience in working in the addiction counseling field as a counselor, trainer and educator, Geri Miller provides an engaging, balanced overview of the major theoretical foundations and clinical best practices in the field. Fully updated, the fifth edition offers a compassionate accountability, practice-oriented counseling framework and features: A research-based clinical application approach to addiction counseling that practitioners can turn to for fundamental, practical, clinical guidelines. Revised chapters that reflect important changes in research and practice, including new assessment instruments and new and expanded treatments. Additional case studies, interactive exercises, key points and other resources that facilitate the integration of knowledge into practice. A new chapter of "Supervision and Mentoring". Revised "Personal Reflections" section at the beginning of each chapter that provide an invaluable, unique perspective on the author's view of addiction counseling. Updated and expanded Instructor Resources that include brief video clips, PowerPoint slides, test bank questions for each chapter, and sample syllabi. From assessment and diagnosis of addiction to preparing for certification and licensure as an addiction counseling professional, this comprehensive book covers essential components required to work as a professional in the field of addiction counseling.

Foundations of Addictions Counseling

Foundations of Addictions Counseling
A Book

by David Capuzzi,Mark D. Stauffer

  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release : 2019-02
  • Pages : 512
  • ISBN : 9780135166932
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A practical collection of tools and strategies for prospective addictions counselors that includes a solid foundation of research, theory, and history. Practical and comprehensive, Foundations of Addiction Counseling explores an array of techniques and skills that a new practitioner will need in the real world while providing a thorough review of the research, theory, and history of addiction counseling. With chapters written by expert scholars, this text covers many topics in depth often ignored by other comparable books, such as multiple chapters on cross-cultural counseling, professional issues in addictions counseling, the assessment of client strengths, gender issues in substance use, working in rehabilitation centers, and working with clients with disabilities. Combining practice, research, and theory, the 4th Edition of this unique text offers students the tools and strategies they need for successful practice. The revised edition includes new case studies, extended discussion in the chapters dedicated to substance and process addictions (Chs. 2-3), a thoroughly updated chapter on maintenance and relapse prevention (Ch. 13), and an expanded chapter on substance use and families (Ch 14). Also available with MyLab Counseling By combining trusted author content with digital tools and a flexible platform, MyLab personalizes the learning experience and improves results for each student. MyLab Counseling organizes all assignments around essential learning outcomes and the CACREP standards - enabling easy course alignment and reporting. Note: You are purchasing a standalone product; MyLab Counseling does not come packaged with this content. Students, if interested in purchasing this title with MyLab Counseling, ask your instructor to confirm the correct package ISBN and Course ID. Instructors, contact your Pearson representative for more information. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MyLab Counseling, search for: 013516687X / 9780135166871 Foundations of Addictions Counseling plus MyLab Counseling with Pearson eText -- Access Card Package, 4/e Package consists of: 0135166934 / 9780135166932 Foundations of Addictions Counseling 013518455X / 9780135184554 MyLab Counseling with Pearson eText -- Access Card -- Foundations of Addictions Counseling, 4/e

Becoming an Addictions Counselor: A Comprehensive Text

Becoming an Addictions Counselor: A Comprehensive Text
A Book

by Peter L. Myers,Norman R. Salt

  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release : 2012-03-15
  • Pages : 363
  • ISBN : 1449632130
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Becoming an Addictions Counselor, Third Edition provides evidence-based findings, cutting-edge treatment techniques, and a focus on critical thinking to show future counselors how to respond to clients' needs rather than impose "cookie-cutter" routines. Topics explored in depth include: • Mentally ill chemical abusers • Individual, group, and family counseling skills • Clinical treatment issues Each chapter takes an experiential learning approach to these topics and encourages readers to practice individual and group counseling skills through structured activities and exercises. With thorough discussions on ethics, treatment planning, and case management, this text prepares readers to become ethical, competent counselors.

Foundations of Addictions Counseling

Foundations of Addictions Counseling
A Book

by Dave Capuzzi,Mark D. Stauffer

  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release : 2008
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Foundations of Addiction Counseling explores the techniques and skills a new practitioner will need in the real world, with chapters by expert scholars, while providing a thorough review of the theory, history and research of addiction counseling. This comprehensive text offers prospective counselors the tools and strategies they will need for working with general and special populations, including assessment tools, strategies for outpatient and inpatient treatment, information about maintenance and relapse prevention, and counseling strategies for couples, families, children and adolescents, and recovering addicts.

Guide to Progress Notes for Addictions Counselors

Guide to Progress Notes for Addictions Counselors
A Book

by Henry Iwuala

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2020-07-19
  • Pages : 38
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Are you interested in boosting your career as an addictions counselor? Or, by chance, are you considering becoming one and turning out successful at that? Then again, you may be at a plateau stage of your career as an addictions counselor and would appreciate finding something refreshingly new to inject in your processes. If so, then, this book is specially written for you! In this field, counselors help people with various substance use disorders (SUD) which can vary from mild to severe disorders.And for counselors to be successful in this endeavor, this book offers a sample progress note instrument especially made for you. Understanding its use will boost up your career and strengthen your effectiveness in addictions counseling. So, if you need some boosting up in your career, then this book will put you on the right track.

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling

Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling
A Book

by Pamela S. Lassiter,John R. Culbreth

  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release : 2017-02-17
  • Pages : 424
  • ISBN : 1506317316
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Theory and Practice of Addiction Counseling by Pamela S. Lassiter and John R. Culbreth brings together contemporary theories of addiction and helps readers connect those theories to practice using a common multicultural case study. Theories covered include motivational interviewing, moral theory, developmental theory, cognitive behavioral theories, attachment theory, and sociological theory. Each chapter focuses on a single theory, describing its basic tenets, philosophical underpinnings, key concepts, and strengths and weaknesses. Each chapter also shows how practitioners using the theory would respond to a common case study, giving readers the opportunity to compare how the different theoretical approaches are applied to client situations. A final chapter discusses approaches to relapse prevention.

Addictions Counseling

Addictions Counseling
A Practical and Comprehensive Guide for Counseling People with Addictions

by Dianne Doyle Pita

  • Publisher : Crossroad 8 Avenue
  • Release : 2004
  • Pages : 188
  • ISBN : 9780824522629
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A wholly revised and updated edition of the book widely read by professional counselors as well as those who do the work of counselors, such as ministers, teachers, and nurses.

A Concise Guide to Opioid Addiction for Counselors

A Concise Guide to Opioid Addiction for Counselors
A Book

by Kevin G. Alderson,Samuel T. Gladding

  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2020-10-16
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 1119783577
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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This brief, evidence-based guide is ideal for busy mental health professionals helping clients with opioid use disorders (OUDs). It examines the devastating global impact caused by opioids and is replete with information and resources that can be immediately applied to addiction work. The authors’ pragmatic, strengths-based approach to treatment is based on a collaborative counselor-client working alliance to achieve client readiness for change, moderation, and abstinence. Topics discussed include current research on risk and protective factors, OUD assessment and diagnosis, the ethical and legal issues particular to addiction work, medication-assisted treatment, physical and psychological interventions for pain management, and the necessity of interdisciplinary care. In addition, Drs. Alderson and Gladding provide a number of counseling approaches and treatment options that consider work with women, youth, people of color, LGBTQ+ individuals, veterans, older adults, people with disabilities, individuals in the criminal justice system, and rural residents. Five useful appendices conclude the book, including a listing of 20 opioid drugs in descending order of potency; common ICD-10, ICD-10-CM, and ICD-11 codes; and a glossary of terms and abbreviations. About the Authors Kevin G. Alderson, PhD, is professor emeritus of counseling psychology from the University of Calgary. He is an editorial board member of the Journal of Alcoholism, Drug Abuse & Substance Dependence and the Austin Journal of Drug Abuse and Addiction, as well as the editor of the Canadian Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy. Samuel T. Gladding, PhD, is a professor in the Department of Counseling at Wake Forest University and the author of numerous, best selling counseling texts. *Requests for digital versions from ACA can be found on www.wiley.com. *To purchase print copies, please visit the ACA website here

The Addiction Counselor's Desk Reference

The Addiction Counselor's Desk Reference
A Book

by Robert Holman Coombs,William A. Howatt

  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 2005-02-08
  • Pages : 432
  • ISBN : 047171271X
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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The Addiction Counselor's Desk Reference is a comprehensivecompilation of information about the full spectrum of addictivedisorders, their consequences, and treatment. This unique textincludes detailed definitions and practical illustrations ofaddiction-related terminology, addictive disorders and behaviors,descriptions of treatment models and techniques, as well as listsof relevant websites, government resources, and treatment centers.Addiction professionals will find this information-packed guide tobe an invaluable practice tool. The most up-to-date resource of its kind Contains detailed definitions, practical illustrations,relevant websites, government resources, and information abouttreatment centers Written by a leading authority on addiction research,prevention, and treatment

Foundations of Addiction Counseling Plus Mycounselinglab with Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package

Foundations of Addiction Counseling Plus Mycounselinglab with Pearson Etext -- Access Card Package
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by David Capuzzi,Mark D. Stauffer

  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 2012-05-31
  • Pages : 448
  • ISBN : 9780133033533
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- A practical collection of tools and strategies for prospective addictions counselors that includes a solid foundation of research, theory, and history. Practical and comprehensive, Foundations of Addiction Counseling explores an array of techniques and skills that a new practitioner will need in the real world while providing a thorough review of the research, theory, and history of addiction counseling. With chapters written by expert scholars, this text covers many topics in-depth often ignored by other comparable books, such as professional issues in addictions counseling, the assessment of client strengths, gender issues in substance abuse, working in rehabilitation centers, and working with clients with disabilities. The second edition of this unique text offers prospective counselors the tools and strategies they will need for working with general and special populations, including assessment tools, strategies for outpatient and inpatient treatment, information about maintenance and relapse prevention, and counseling strategies for couples, families, children, adolescents, college students, and recovering addicts. The revised edition includes expanded discussions on a number of topics, new case studies, and completely updated resources and web references.

Special Populations in Substance Abuse

Special Populations in Substance Abuse
A Book

by Tiffany Lee

  • Publisher : Cognella Academic Publishing
  • Release : 2014-09-10
  • Pages : 308
  • ISBN : 9781621317852
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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For those who provide counseling services, cultural competency is imperative. "Embracing Diversity" addresses diversity concerns in addiction counseling. It explores students' self-awareness, knowledge, and skills regarding various population groups and provides information on substance use issues, screening and assessment concerns, and treatment recommendations specific to diverse populations. The selected readings speak to the unique issues faced by African Americans, American Indians, Arab Americans, Asian Americans, Latinos, and women as they address their substance use disorders. Students will learn how to best meet the needs of those who have co-occurring disorders, those within the criminal justice system, and those who are economically disadvantaged. The material also addresses teens, young adults, and older adults, as well as members of the LGBTQ community, and those who are or have been military personnel. "Embracing Diversity" prepares counselors to assist individuals who come from differing walks of life and whose backgrounds and experiences must be taken into account in order to optimize successful outcomes. The book is suitable for graduate-level courses in addiction studies, psychology, social work, and multicultural counseling. Tiffany Lee earned her Bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Florida, her Master's in community counseling from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, and her Doctorate in counselor education and supervision from Western Michigan University. Dr. Lee is an assistant professor in the Specialty Program in Alcohol and Drug Abuse at Western Michigan University, where she teaches courses in addiction and multicultural counseling. Dr. Lee continues to work as an outpatient addictions counselor and has been a Circuit Court Advocate with the national program Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities, and a child protective investigator for the State of Florida. She is a National Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor, and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Paul Tokorcheck earned his Ph.D. in mathematics at UC Santa Cruz, with research interests in group representations, number theory, and Lie theory. He is now a lecturer with the Department of Mathematics at Iowa State University. Apart from mathematics, Dr. Tokorcheck's life journey has taken him through a variety of jobs, from cooking in award-winning kitchens of California, to teaching high school in northern Ghana, to resettling refugees from the civil wars in Liberia and Sierra Leone.

The Fundamentals of Addiction Counseling

The Fundamentals of Addiction Counseling
A Primer

by Kevin Scheel

  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 2017-10
  • Pages : 329
  • ISBN : 9780990838470
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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Substance Abuse Counseling

Substance Abuse Counseling
Theory and Practice

by Patricia Stevens,Robert Leonard Smith

  • Publisher : Prentice Hall
  • Release : 1998
  • Pages : 298
  • ISBN : 9876543210XXX
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De
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A guide for counselors which takes them through the process of working with substance abusers, presenting etiological theories of substance abuse, looking at the major drugs of abuse and their effects, and discussing assessment and diagnosis, treatment settings and types, and other topics.