This book is an attempt to bridge the gap between research on substance abuse treatment programs and what actually goes on in the field of substance abuse treatment. It is aimed at both the academic and practitioner market (as is Perkinson) and it clearly describes how to determine what evidence based practice is and it addresses some of the challenges that practioners and agency directors might face in implementing EBP. The book is well-written and highly practical. It contains two complete case studies that outline two examples of Evidence based practice which will be particularly useful in the course market.Most of the earlier trials, and hence, the existing treatment manuals, focused on alcohol or tobacco; so manuals had to be ... and most earlier trials had excluded clients with co-occurring disorders and criminal justice involvement, making theanbsp;...
|Title||:||Improving Substance Abuse Treatment: An Introduction to the Evidence-Based Practice Movement|
|Author||:||Michele J. Eliason|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2007-05-18|