Group therapy for substance use disorders: A cognitive behavioral approach

This authoritative book presents a groundbreaking evidence-based approach to conducting therapy groups for persons with substance use disorders. The approach integrates cognitive-behavioral, motivational interviewing, and relapse prevention techniques, while capitalizing on the power of group processes. Clinicians are provided with a detailed intervention framework and clear-cut strategies for helping clients to set and meet their own treatment goals. More than two dozen ready-to-use reproducible assessment tools, handouts, homework exercises, and session outlines are supplied in a convenient large-size format.

 by Sobell, L.C. & Sobell, M.B. Social Work With Groups35(1), 92-95. doi: 10.1080/01609513.2011.596699