Motivating young adults for treatment and lifestyle change

TitleMotivating young adults for treatment and lifestyle change
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication1994
AuthorsMiller, WR, Sanchez, VC
EditorHoward, GS, Nathan, PE
Book TitleAlcohol use and misuse by young adults
PublisherUniversity of Notre Dame Press
Place PublishedNotre Dame, IN
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0-268-00641-5
Accession Number1994-98680-004
KeywordsAlcohol Abuse, behavior change, Coping Behavior, Drug abuse, Drug Abuse Prevention, Lifestyle, Motivation, motivational based model of lifestyle change & risk perception & coping skills in alcohol & drug abuse prevention, young adults, Risk Assessment

(from the chapter) presented a conceptual model, based on motivational principles and research, that can be used to guide programs for the prevention of alcohol and other drug problems in young adults / the model emphasizes combined strategies to increase risk perception and teach alternative coping skills (chapter)stages of change / locus of motivation / FRAMES: critical elements of change [feedback, responsibility, advice, menu of change strategies, empathy, self-efficacy] / protection motivation theory / models of etiology / implications for programming (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2010 APA, all rights reserved) (chapter)

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