Addiction and the Vulnerable Self: Modified Dynamic Group Therapy for Substance Abusers (Guilford Substance Abuse)

4 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780898621723: Addiction and the Vulnerable Self: Modified Dynamic Group Therapy for Substance Abusers (Guilford Substance Abuse)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Based on an understanding of the psychological vulnerabilities of addicts, the MDGT model addresses the modifications in psychodynamic technique that are necessary for addicts' needs. It focuses on four main areas of difficulty involving self-regulation; affect, self-esteem, relationship, and self-care problems. Both supportive and expressive, the approach helps group members identify, process, and modify the characterological traits that mask addict's vulnerabilities. With this approach, a well-led group can heighten self-esteem, improve self-care, combat feelings of isolation and shame, and strengthen the individual's capacity for positive change. Concomitant involvement with an individual therapist/counselor is encouraged as a means to support and facilitate the group therapy, especially early in group treatment, and to maintain a flexible individual and group treatment context for self-exploration and understanding. Bringing the model to life are detailed vignettes and transcripts of groups in different phases of recovery. These cases demonstrate techniques, illustrate technical issues, and illuminate major themes that unfold during treatment.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

'Useful information for anyone concerned with providing treatment to substance abusers....A valuable addition to this field.' - Contemporary Psychology

'At last, we have a thoughtful and scholarly text to assist us in using psychodynamic principles in helping our substance-abusing patients. This is must reading for all clinicians working with this population.' - J. Scott Rutan, PhD, retiring President, American Group Psychotherapy Assn., Assoc. Professor, (Psychology), Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry

About the Author:

Edward J. Khantzian, M.D., Dept. of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School at The Cambridge Hospital, Massachusetts.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Edward J. Khantizan
Published by Guilford Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Press, 1990. HRD. Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days.THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IP-9780898621723

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
30.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.85
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Khantzian, Edward J.
Published by Guilford Publications 8/3/1990 (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Publications 8/3/1990, 1990. Hardback or Cased Book. Condition: New. Addiction and the Vulnerable Self: Modified Dynamic Group Therapy for Substance Abusers. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9780898621723

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
39.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Edward. J Khantizan; William E. McAuliffe; Kurt S. halliday
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
ReadWhiz
(Portland, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Seller Inventory # ria9780898621723_ing

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
39.11
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Edward J. Khantizan
Published by Guilford Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Press, 1990. HRD. Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our US warehouse in 10 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND.Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # IP-9780898621723

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
30.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

KHANTIZAN, EDWARD. J; MCAULIFFE, WILLIAM E.; HALLIDAY, KURT S.
Published by Guilford Press (2018)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Print on Demand
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Press, 2018. Hardback. Condition: NEW. 9780898621723 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Print on Demand title, produced to the highest standard, and there would be a delay in dispatch of around 10 working days. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0212574

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
32
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 7.98
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Edward J. Khantizan, Kurt S. Halliday, William E. McAuliffe
Published by Guilford Publications, United States (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Publications, United States, 1990. Hardback. Condition: New. New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Based on an understanding of the psychological vulnerabilities of addicts, the MDGT model addresses the modifications in psychodynamic technique that are necessary for addicts needs. It focuses on four main areas of difficulty involving self-regulation; affect, self-esteem, relationship, and self-care problems. Both supportive and expressive, the approach helps group members identify, process, and modify the characterological traits that mask addict s vulnerabilities. With this approach, a well-led group can heighten self-esteem, improve self-care, combat feelings of isolation and shame, and strengthen the individual s capacity for positive change. Concomitant involvement with an individual therapist/counselor is encouraged as a means to support and facilitate the group therapy, especially early in group treatment, and to maintain a flexible individual and group treatment context for self-exploration and understanding. Bringing the model to life are detailed vignettes and transcripts of groups in different phases of recovery. These cases demonstrate techniques, illustrate technical issues, and illuminate major themes that unfold during treatment. Seller Inventory # APC9780898621723

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
40.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Khantzian, Edward J.
Published by The Guilford Press (2018)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The Guilford Press, 2018. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # 0898621720

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
39.16
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.42
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Edward J. Khantizan, Kurt S. Halliday, William E. McAuliffe
Published by Guilford Publications, United States (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Publications, United States, 1990. Hardback. Condition: New. New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Based on an understanding of the psychological vulnerabilities of addicts, the MDGT model addresses the modifications in psychodynamic technique that are necessary for addicts needs. It focuses on four main areas of difficulty involving self-regulation; affect, self-esteem, relationship, and self-care problems. Both supportive and expressive, the approach helps group members identify, process, and modify the characterological traits that mask addict s vulnerabilities. With this approach, a well-led group can heighten self-esteem, improve self-care, combat feelings of isolation and shame, and strengthen the individual s capacity for positive change. Concomitant involvement with an individual therapist/counselor is encouraged as a means to support and facilitate the group therapy, especially early in group treatment, and to maintain a flexible individual and group treatment context for self-exploration and understanding. Bringing the model to life are detailed vignettes and transcripts of groups in different phases of recovery. These cases demonstrate techniques, illustrate technical issues, and illuminate major themes that unfold during treatment. Seller Inventory # APC9780898621723

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
41.53
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Khantzian MD, Edward J.
Published by The Guilford Press
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ohmsoft LLC
(Lake Forest, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The Guilford Press. Condition: New. Hardcover. Worldwide shipping. FREE fast shipping inside USA (express 2-3 day delivery also available). Tracking service included. Ships from United States of America. Seller Inventory # 0898621720

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
43.59
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Edward. J Khantizan, William E. McAuliffe, Kurt S. halliday
Published by Guilford Press (1990)
ISBN 10: 0898621720 ISBN 13: 9780898621723
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Guilford Press, 1990. Hardcover. Condition: New. 1. Seller Inventory # DADAX0898621720

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
40.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.56
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book