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Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy: Treatment Improvement Protocol Series (TIP 39) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This TIP, Substance Abuse Treatment and Family Therapy, addresses how substance abuse affects the entire family and how substance abuse treatment providers can use principles from family therapy to... More > change the interactions among family members. The TIP provides basic information about family therapy for substance abuse treatment professionals, and basic information about substance abuse treatment for family therapists. The TIP presents the models, techniques, and principles of family therapy, with special attention to the stages of motivation as well as to treatment and recovery. Discussion also focuses on clinical decision making and training, supervision, cultural considerations, special populations, funding, and research. The TIP further identifies future directions for both reasearch and clinical practice.< Less
Substance Abuse Among Older Adults: Treatment Improvement Protocol Series (TIP 26) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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R esearchers are only beginning to realize the pervasiveness of substance abuse among people age 60 and older. Until relatively recently, alcohol and prescription drug misuse, which affects as many... More > as 17 percent of older adults, was not discussed in either the substance abuse or the gerontological literature. The reasons for this silence are varied: Health care providers tend to overlook substance abuse and misuse among older people, mistaking the symptoms for those of dementia, depression, or other problems common to older adults. In addition, older adults are more likely to hide their substance abuse and less likely to seek professional help. Many relatives of older individuals with substance use disorders, particularly their adult children, are ashamed of the problem and choose not to address it. The result is thousands of older adults who need treatment and do not receive it.< Less
Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment Treatment Improvement Protocol Series (TIP 50) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This TIP is divided into three parts that are bound and produced separately. Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment, Part 1, is for substance abuse counselors. It... More > provides the “what” and “why” and “how” of working with clients in substance abuse treatment with suicidal thoughts and behaviors. It covers background information about suicide and substance use disorders, including risk factors and warning signs for suicide and a four-step process for addressing suicidal thoughts and behaviors in substance abuse treatment, summarized by the acronym GATE (Gather information, Access supervision, Take responsible action, and Extend the action). It also includes a set of competencies counselors should incorporate to work effectively with clients who are suicidal. Chapter 2 of Part 1 represents the heart of the “how-to” for counselors. It consists of representative vignettes of counseling sessions with clients who have suicidal thoughts and behaviors.< Less
Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy Inservice Training: Treatment Improvement Protocol Series (TIP 41) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This inservice training manual provides counselors and other clinical staff members with scripted modules to use in trainings for Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 41, Substance Abuse Treatment:... More > Group Therapy, published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT). The seven training modules will assist program staff in understanding and implementing the evidence-based practices described in TIP 41. A TIP is the end result of careful consideration of relevant research findings and experiences in clinical settings. For each TIP, a panel of expert clinical researchers, clinical providers, and program administrators (the consensus panel) discusses the issues relevant to the specific TIP. The product of the panel represents the combined and collaborative input of the various viewpoints and provides recommendations for specific best-practice guidelines.< Less
Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor: Treatment Improvement Protocol Series (TIP 52) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This TIP is divided into three parts that are bound and produced separately. Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor, Part 1, is for clinical supervisors.... More > It presents basic information about clinical supervision in the substance abuse treatment field. It covers the central principles of clinical supervision and guidelines for new supervisors, including the functions of a clinical supervisor; developmental levels of counselors and clinical supervisors; cultural competence; ethical and legal issues such as direct and vicarious liability, dual relationships and boundary issues, informed consent, confidentiality, and supervisor ethics; monitoring clinical performance of counselors; and practical issues such as balancing one’s clinical and administrative duties, finding the time to do clinical supervision, documentation, and structuring clinical supervision sessions.< Less
Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment Training Manual - Based on A Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP 45) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This TIP is a revision of TIP 19: Detoxification of Alcohol and other Drugs published in 1995.
3 Facts They Don't Want You to Know About Prescription Drugs By Brenda Martinez
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Regardless of the ever-increasing number of online pharmacies offering prescription medication without a valid Rx, it is never legal to get drugs without prescriptions. There are several reasons it... More > is never okay to buy, order, take, or sell prescription drugs without being prescribed by a doctor or health professional. GET YOUR COPY OF THIS EBOOK TODAY!< Less
Substance Abuse: Administrative Issues in Outpatient Treatment: Treatment Improvement Protocol Series - Tip 46 By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This volume, Substance Abuse: Administrative Issues in Outpatient Treatment, and its companion text, Substance Abuse: Clinical Issues in Intensive Outpatient Treatment, revisit the subject matter of... More > TIP 8, Intensive Outpatient Treatment for Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse, published in 1994 (CSAT 1994). When TIP 8 was published, one slender volume, barely more than 100 pages long, sufficed to cover intensive outpatient treatment (IOT). The same task today requires two volumes, each of which is devoted to a distinct audience (administrators and clinicians) and is longer than the single, original volume. The primary audience for this TIP is administrators of outpatient substance abuse treatment programs. A few words about this audience are in order. Whereas TIP 8 addressed intensive outpatient treatment, the current TIP drops the word “intensive” from its title because the consensus panel hopes that this TIP will find an audience beyond administrators of IOT programs. Most of the concepts and guidelines...< Less
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. INTRODUCTION Drug / Alcohol abuse and illnesses resulting from drug and alcohol addiction affect all social classes, all layers of the community and all countries. Therefore, the principal goal of... More > the Republic of Guyana is to reduce the drug and alcohol supply and demand, and accordingly, keep the abuse prevalence within the frames bearable for the community in order not to disrupt the basic values of society, family and individual lets make it clear that Alcohol is a Drug. It is a mood and mind altering substance that is culturally accepted in Guyana’s society that causes more deaths every year. Consequently, the main principle of the National Drug Control Strategy for the Republic of Guyana is the principle of drug and alcohol supply and demand reduction, which includes addiction prevention measures, drug crime suppression and measures for drug addiction treatment, rehabilitation and the re-socialization of drug addicts.< Less
The Legacy of President Rodrigo Duterte and the Philippine Government - A Study of Human Rights Abuses, Poverty, Gender Inequality and Violation of Child Rights in the Republic of the Philippines By Dr. Mark O'Doherty
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Since taking power in July 2016, President Rodrigo Duterte has made his crackdown on drug users and dealers the focal point of his administration, continuing a brutal campaign of violence. In 2018,... More > Filipino deaths related to the Philippine Drug War peaked at 20,000 people, which was equivalent to the entire population of a rural municipality. Violation of Child Rights is also a big problem in the Philippines, occurring on a wide scale to children in socially troubled areas; many poverty-stricken children being the sons and daughters of sex tourists, who visited the Philippines to buy sex – but who left their children behind, representing a United Nations of parentage, and a generation of Philippine children who want to track down their fathers. Critical, but also deeply sensitive and humane, this book endeavours to improve public policy in the Philippines; by exploring both social scientific and ethical approaches, so that human rights, social equality and public health can be improved in the Philippines.< Less

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