Therapist's Guide to Evidence-Based Relapse Prevention
- Katie Witkiewitz, Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Seattle, Washington, USA
- G. Marlatt, Addictive Behaviors Research Center, Department of Psychology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Describes the evidence-based approaches to preventing relapse of major mental and substance-related disorders. Therapist's Guide to Evidence-based Relapse Prevention combines the theoretical rationale, empirical data, and the practical "how-to" for intervention programs.The first section will serve to describe the cognitive-behavioral model of relapse and provide a general introduction to relapse prevention techniques. While Section II will focus on specific problem areas, Section III will focus on diverse populations and treatment settings.
A wide range of mental health and medical professionals in a variety of disciplines including clinical and counseling psychology, psychiatry, social work, nursing, rehabilitaiton medicine, correctional settings, general medical settings and education.