The Addiction Counsellor's Toolbox by William Howatt

By William Howatt

To develop into powerful at habit counselling, the dependancy counsellor needs to make a dedication to studying and enhance a suite of middle abilities that would jointly outline their person counseling toolbox. The dependancy Counsellor's Toolbox presents either dependancy counsellors in education and pro pros with center talents had to paintings with individuals with addictive problems. those abilities comprise communique, counselling, concern intervention, challenge fixing, evaluate, and remedy making plans talents, in addition to counselling theories and methods and habit restoration instruments. dependancy counsellors have to boost a strong toolbox of talents so that they have the pliability to conform and successfully fit consumers' wishes. within the habit Counselor's Toolbox, Dr. Howatt offers a well timed, uncomplicated, and present set of abilities and instruments to fill this type of toolbox. Dr. Howatt has greater than 18 years' adventure as an habit counsellor. he's an across the world qualified alcohol and drug addictions professional, playing addictions professional, registered expert counsellor, and registered social employee who has additionally accomplished post-doctoral paintings in dependancy experiences at UCLA university of drugs. he's writer of diverse books, together with The dependancy Counselor's table Reference, and is coeditor of the Wiley sequence on Treating Addictions.

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