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Author: Mim J. Landry
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: effectiveness, treatment, addiction, overview
Number of Pages: 126
Published: 1996-12-01
ISBN-10: 0788136569
ISBN-13: 9780788136566

Answers common questions among the general public, policy makers, decision makers, & even addiction treatment professionals. Does addiction treatment work? If so, how do we know? In what ways is addiction treatment effective? How can the effectiveness of treatment be measured? What factors influence treatment effectiveness?Ó Describes specific treatment approaches, treatment settings, & treatment components & services & provides an analysis of the effectiveness of each. Includes abstracts of representative research studies.

Author: Barry Leonard
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, patients, cancer, hints, eating
Number of Pages: 65
Published: 1998-11
ISBN-10: 0788180479
ISBN-13: 9780788180477

Helps you learn about your diet needs during treatment for cancer & to help you cope with side effects that may affect eating. Eating the right kinds of foods before, during, & after your treatment can help you feel better & stay stronger. The information reflects the tried-&-true experience of cancer patients & the doctors, nurses, & dietitians who work with them. It is organized in sections that relate to specific stages of cancer treatment. These include: before treatment begins; managing eating problems during treatment; special notes for caregivers; after cancer treatment ends; recipes; s

Author: Catherine D. Nugent
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, opioid, based, improvement, protocol, training, programs, assisted, addiction, medication, inservice
Number of Pages: 210
Published: 2009-09
ISBN-10: 143791554X
ISBN-13: 9781437915549

Contents: (I) Trainerżs Orientation: Purpose; Target Audience; Training Design; Instructional Approach; Materials and Equipment; Manual Format; (II) Modules: Introduction and History; Pharmacology of Medications; Initial Screening, Admission Procedures, and Assessment Techniques; Clinical Pharmacotherapy; Patient-Treatment Matching; Phases of Treatment; Approaches to Comprehensive Care and Patient Retention; Drug Testing as a Tool; Associated Medical Problems; Treatment of Multiple Substance Use; Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders; MAT During Pregnancy. Illustrations.

Author: Ken C. Winters, Ph.d.
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, protocol, improvement, substance, adolescents, disorders
Number of Pages: 155
Published: 1999-10-01
ISBN-10: 0788185853
ISBN-13: 9780788185854

Adolescents differ from adults both physiologically & emotionally as they make the transition from child to adult &, thus, require treatment adapted to their needs. This report details the scope & complexity of the problem. Presents factors to be considered when making treatment decisions. Discusses successful program components. Describes the treatment approaches used in 12-Step-based programs, therapeutic communities, & family therapy respectively. Discusses adolescents with distinctive treatment needs, such as those involved with the juvenile justice system. Explains legal issues concerning

Author: Kathleen Carroll
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, alcoholism, compliance, improving
Number of Pages: 113
Published: 1997-01
ISBN-10: 0788184717
ISBN-13: 9780788184710

Provides a compendium of strategies for enhancing client compliance to psychosocial treatments, as well as therapist compliance with treatment protocols, in treatment and research programs involving alcohol-using populations. Part 1 is directed to both clinicians and clinical researchers, and focuses on strategies for enhancing client compliance throughout treatment. Part 2 focuses on strategies for enhancing therapist compliance in treatment delivery through the use of treatment manuals and careful supervision of the therapists delivering the intervention. Many of the strategies in this manua

Author: Alfred S. Friedman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: abusers, substance, adolescent, services, treatment
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 1985-05-01
ISBN-10: 0788142933
ISBN-13: 9780788142932

Highlights and integrates what is known about adolescent substance abusers, their drug and drug-related problems, the programs that serve them, and the treatment methods and approaches that have proven to be most effective. It is intended to serve as a guide for those who are currently involved or who plan to become involved in the treatment of adolescent substance abusers. Covers: family factors; referral and diagnosis; individualized treatment; counseling; structural family therapy; group therapy; treatment in schools; supportive life skills; treatment in a therapeutic community, and much mo

Author: Richard A. Rawson
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disorders, stimulant, treatment
Number of Pages: 254
Published: 1999
ISBN-10: 0788189026
ISBN-13: 9780788189029

Basic knowledge about the nature & treatment of stimulant use disorders. Reviews what is currently known about treating the medical, psychiatric, & substance abuse-dependence problems associated with the use of two high-profile stimulants: cocaine & methamphetamine. The information is understandable & relevant for clinicians & other front line” substance use disorder treatment providers. Offers recommendations on treatment approaches, recommendations to maximize treatment engagement, strategies for planning & initiating treatment, & strategies for initiating & maintaining abstinence. Include
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