Overcoming Alcohol Problems:A Couples-Focused Program Therapist Guide: A Couples-Focused Program Therapist Guide

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Oxford University Press, USA, Dec 2, 2008 - Psychology - 288 pages
This therapist guide outlines a treatment program for couples wherein one partner has an alcohol use disorder. Based on the principles of CBT, this 12-session couples-focused program is designed not only to help the drinking partner stop drinking, but also to help his or her partner change behaviors that may contribute to the drinker's problem. Another aim of treatment is to enhance the couple's relationship.TreatmentsThatWorkTM represents the gold standard of behavioral healthcare interventions!
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About the author (2008)

Barbara McCrady is Professor II at the Center of Alcohol Studies and Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University. Elizabeth Epstein is an Associate Research Professor at the Center of Alcohol Studies at Rutgers University.

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