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Relapse Prevention for Addictive Behaviors

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About the Course:

Relapse Prevention for Addictive Behaviors aims to provide readers with an update on empirical and applied developments related to relapse prevention (RP) with a primary focus on events spanning the last decade (2000-2010). A concise overview of the historical and theoretical foundations of the RP model and a brief summary of the clinical intervention strategies are also explored.

This course is based on the reading-based online article, Relapse Prevention for Addictive Behaviors created by Christian S. Hendershot, Katie Witkiewitz, William H. George, and G. Alan Marlatt in 2011.

Journal/Publisher:

Substance Abuse Treatment Prevention and Policy

Publication Date:

2011

Course Material Authors

Course Material Authors authored the material only, and were not involved in creating this CE course. They are identified here for your own evaluation of the relevancy of the material this course is based on.

Christian S. Hendershot
Christian S. Hendershot works for the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health and in the Psychiatry Department of the University of Toronto, Canada
Katie Witkiewitz
Katie Wiekiewitz works for the Departmernt of Psychology at Washington State University in Vancouver, WA.
William H. George
William H. George works in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.
G. Alan Marlatt
G. Alan Marlatt works in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington in Seattle, WA.

Course Creator

Keith Gibson, Ph.D.

Recommended For:

This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, and social workers who seek knowledge about relapse prevention for addictive behaviors. It is appropriate for an advanced level of participants' knowledge.

Course Objectives:

After taking this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain Marlatt's relapse prevention model as well as the developments in relapse prevention from 2000-2010.
  2. Identify the recent findings in support of the relapse prevention model components.
  3. Acknowledge the emerging topics in relapse and relapse prevention with understanding of directions for future research.

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