Explain why various models of addiction exist.
The Disease concept of addiction is one of the models of addiction because its component of
the Alcoholics Anonymous and the Narcotics Anonymous program. Now the disease model of
addiction is no
What assumptions did you have about this topic before reading the chapter(s)?
I really didnt have assumptions because I really didnt know what to expect from these chapters.
I really just wanted to learn more about how different cultures do their treatmen
Patient Name: Theresa
Problem: The usage of alcohol in the past three month
Long-Term Goal: That Theresa would like to regain that love with her daughter and her son.
That she would also like to, ease the stress that she has with her job so
As a counselor and recovering addict, this is a very difficult situation to be in. As a
member of Narcotics Anonymous you dont want to break the privacy of the meeting. As a
counselor you dont want to go against your ethical stance eith
Brief interventions are a good technique that is similar to a regular intervention that is
used to help reduce alcohol misuse. I work two different ways and by getting people to think
differently about their alcohol use s
How are you able to keep focused in positive situations?
Why do you feel that in order to be positive, you have to achieve something?
What are your expectations for staying on the straight and narrow?
How are you able to accomplis