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Narratives of Clients Experiences of Drug Use and Treatment of Substance Use-Related Dependency
University of Gavle, Sweden .
University of Gavle, Sweden .
Linköping University, Department of Social and Welfare Studies, Social Work. Linköping University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. Stockholm University, Sweden .
2013 (English)In: Substance Use & Misuse, ISSN 1082-6084, E-ISSN 1532-2491, Vol. 48, no 13, 1404-1415 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The article focuses on narratives of clients experiences of using/misusing alcohol and drugs and includes comments on their therapeutic process during treatment for dependency on psychoactive drugs. It discusses the role of narratives that focus on clients experiences of understanding the use/ misuse of psychoactive drugs, emphasizing the importance of the narratives. Narrative therapy for substance-use-related dependency is discussed. Insight into the treatment processes of dependency, based on narrative case illustrations, is also provided.

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Informa Healthcare , 2013. Vol. 48, no 13, 1404-1415 p.
Keyword [en]
alliance, therapeutic alliance, narrative, dependency, treatment, therapeutic processes, narrative therapy
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URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-100511DOI: 10.3109/10826084.2013.817148ISI: 000325360400012OAI: diva2:662776
Available from: 2013-11-08 Created: 2013-11-08 Last updated: 2013-11-08

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