Treatment and Prevention of Alcohol Problems, 36

A Resource Manual

  • W. Cox, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, U.S.A.

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Clinicians and practitioners in psychology, psychiatry, and social work.


Book information

  • Published: December 1986
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-194470-4


" is appropriate for the classroom as well as the clinician's office. It is an excellent source of references, instructions, and ideas."

Table of Contents

An Overview of Treatment and Prevention of Alcohol Problems.Initiating Treatment: Beginning Treatment for Alcohol Problems.The Assessment of Multiple Conditions in Persons with Alcohol Problems.Medical Aspects of Alcoholism.Specific Treatment Techniques: Behavioral Treatment of Alcohol Problems: A Review and a Comparison of Behavioral and Nonbehavioral Studies.Building Self-Confidence, Self-Efficacy, and Self-Control.Imagery and Logotherapeutic Techniques in Psychotherapy: Clinical Experiences and Promise for Application to Alcohol Problems.Self-Help Groups and Other Group Procedures for Treating Alcohol Problems.Craving for Alcohol: Theoretical Processes and Treatment Procedures.Associated Problems and Special Populations: Marital and Family Therapy for Alcohol Problems.Alcohol, Gender, and Sexual Problems: An Interface.Culture-Specific Treatment Modalities: Assessing Client-to-Treatment Fit in Indian Alcoholism Programs.Early Intervention: Theory and Methods for Secondary Prevention of Alcohol Problems: A Cognitively Based Approach. Prevention of Alcohol Problems.References.Index.