Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) is a systematic intervention approach for evoking change in problem drinkers. It is based on principles of motivational psychology and is designed to produce rapid, internally motivated change. This treatment employs motivational strategies to mobilize the client’s own change resources. MET consists of four carefully planned and individualized treatment sessions. The …∞
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Rates and correlates of relapse among individuals in remission from DSM-IV alcohol dependence: a 3-year follow-up. BACKGROUND: There is little information on the stability of abstinent and non-abstinent remission from alcohol dependence in the general U.S. population. The aim of this study was to examine longitudinal changes in recovery status among individuals in remission from …∞