Group Therapy for Addiction (2).edited.docx - Group Therapy for Addiction Addiction is a complex condition a mental illness that is portrayed by

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Group Therapy for Addiction Addiction is a complex condition; a mental illness that is portrayed by impulsivity in substance use despite a dangerous outcome. In a client determined to have an addiction disorder, he or she has an exaggerated reliance on a specific substance which thus causes the dependence and control of the client. Group therapy is useful in treating dependence and groups are formed around valuable objectives that can nourish its participants with impulse and direction. This assignment aim aims at establishing the psychotherapy technique the group facilitator used in the video, choose whether a comparative approach will be utilized by the care provider as an optional methodology to address dependence at the same time justifying it as the best alternative. Psychotherapeutic Approach utilized by the Group Facilitator The case study in the video used exploratory psychotherapy. This sort of treatment is aimed towards enabling individuals to discover the factors associating with their previous encounters, for instance, injury, abuse, and their current lead. The addiction for these individuals can be attributed to the past memories of traumatic events.
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