An intervention for substance abuse in schizophrenia

Kavanagh, David J. (1995) An intervention for substance abuse in schizophrenia. Behaviour Change, 12(1), pp. 20-30.

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Describes a cognitive-behavioral intervention for alcohol and cannabis abuse with schizophrenic patients. The intervention integrates substance abuse treatment with other aspects of psychosis management, including assessment, use of anti-psychotic medication, and training in coping skills.

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ID Code: 29329
Item Type: Journal Article
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: Cognitive behavioral intervention for substance abuse, Schizophrenic patients
ISSN: 0813-4839
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > Schools > School of Psychology & Counselling
Deposited On: 16 Dec 2009 03:15
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2010 16:38

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