Learning controlled drugs use: A case study

TitleLearning controlled drugs use: A case study
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1994
Authorsvan Bilsen, HPJG, Whitehead, B
JournalBehavioural and Cognitive Psychotherapy
PublisherCambridge University Press
Place PublishedUnited Kingdom
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number1352-46581469-1833
Accession Number1995-07311-001. First Author & Affiliation: Van Bilsen, Henck P. J. G.
KeywordsDrug Rehabilitation, Heroin Addiction, motivational interviewing, Self Control, self management, use of relapse prevention model & motivational interviewing & self control guide book in controlled drug use intervention, 32 yr old male heroin user

Describes a method to regain control over heroin addiction illustrated by the case example of a 32-yr-old male heroin user. Treatment was based on controlled drug use, a relapse prevention model (G. A. Marlatt, 1983), and the motivational interviewing concept. A self-control guide book was used to help the client regain control of drug use behaviors. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved)

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