The Addiction Professional’s Guide to Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is a 175-page skill-based training manual on SBIRT designed specifically for addiction-focused professionals. This guide brings together the tools that addiction professionals need to screen clients for unhealthy drinking, deliver effective brief counseling, refer to other specialists and provide successful case management & follow-up. This guide also provides numerous appendices, resources, worksheets and specialty topics on the following: Understanding the dynamics of the alcoholic family in order to support both the family members, as well as the client, with alcohol-related issues; Assessing and treating older adults whose use of alcohol or prescription pain medications may create additional complications; Assessing and treating young adult and adolescents whose drinking patterns are unhealthy; and Connecting clients to mutual support groups.
This book is offered for loan through the video lending library.
Adult 177 pages 2013 TCB-705