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Alcohol and Drug Problems

Dennis C. Daley and Antoine Douaihy.

in A Family Guide to Coping with Substance Use Disorders

August 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 4343 words.

A substance problem is any negative outcome from prescription drug misuse, illegal drug use, or binge drinking. These problems often lead to substance use disorders (SUDs). Any substance...

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Alcoholism—Description of the Sample Comprising the Second Largest of the Four Major Diagnostic Groups

Eli Robins.

in The Final Months

January 1981; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology; Psychopathology. 27859 words.

This chapter focuses on the members of the sample that were diagnosed as having alcoholism, which represented the second largest diagnostic group of the sample. It presents diagnostic...

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Alice in Wonderland Syndrome

Jan Dirk Blom.

in Unusual and Rare Psychological Disorders

November 2016; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Adult Psychology. 7893 words.

The symptoms that are considered characteristic of Alice in Wonderland Syndrome (AIWS) are quite diverse and constitute distortions of regular sense perception (i.e., distortions of visual,...

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All You Need to Do to Close Your Practice Is to Stop Seeing Clients and Lock the Door

Jeffrey E. Barnett and Jeffrey Zimmerman.

in If You Build It They Will Come

January 2019; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 2528 words.

At some point in time most mental health clinicians in private practice will make a decision to close their practice. This chapter focuses on each private practitioner’s many ethical and...

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Alliance in Adult Psychotherapy

Christoph Flückiger, A. C. Del Re, Bruce E. Wampold and Adam O. Horvath.

in Psychotherapy Relationships that Work

June 2019; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 20717 words.

The alliance continues to be one of the most investigated variables related to success in psychotherapy. In this chapter, the authors define and illustrate the alliance (also conceptualized...

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Alliance in Child and Adolescent Psychotherapy

Marc S. Karver, Alessandro S. De Nadai, Maureen Monahan and Stephen R. Shirk.

in Psychotherapy Relationships that Work

June 2019; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 16689 words.

In youth treatment, the alliance has been defined and measured as a consensual or collaborative bond. This chapter reviews varied definitions of the alliance, enumerates its frequent...

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Alliances in Couple and Family Therapy

Myrna L. Friedlander, Valentín Escudero, Marianne J. Welmers-van de Poll and Laurie Heatherington.

in Psychotherapy Relationships that Work

June 2019; p ublished online May 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 21527 words.

This chapter reviews meta-analytic evidence for the alliance-outcome relation in couple and family therapy (CFT). The authors describe the unique features of CFT alliances and their...

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Alternatives to Self-Harm Program

Diane Clare.

in Systems Training for Emotional Predictability and Problem Solving for Borderline Personality Disorder

December 2016; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Psychology; Clinical Adult Psychology. 6984 words.

This chapter describes the Alternatives to Self-Harm (ASH) program and its follow-up program, PHOENIX—programs that complement STEPPS and STAIRWAYS. ASH was developed for those individuals...

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Anticipating and Solving Problems

Barbara Olasov Rothbaum, Edna B. Foa, Elizabeth A. Hembree and Sheila A. M. Rauch.

in Reclaiming Your Life from a Traumatic Experience

August 2019; p ublished online August 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 3172 words.

Even with all of the authors’ experience working with survivors of trauma with this treatment, and even with all of the hard work of patients and therapists, sometimes it is difficult for...

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Antisocial and Conduct Disorders

Marco Del Giudice.

in Evolutionary Psychopathology

June 2018; p ublished online July 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Clinical Adult Psychology. 5578 words.

The chapter discusses antisocial and conduct disorders, including conduct disorder (CD), oppositional-defiant disorder (ODD), antisocial personality disorder (ASPD), and psychopathy. This...

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