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Title: COLLOQUIALISMS OF THE THERAPEUTIC COMMUNITY TREATMENT OF THE ADOLESCENT DRUG ABUSER
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:37  Issue:1  Dated:(MARCH 1973)  Pages:46-50
Author(s): R BROOK; P C WHITEHEAD
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20534
Publication Number: U
Publisher: https://www.uscourts.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: PHILOSOPHIES OF TREATMENT EMPLOYED AT A RESIDENTIAL CENTER HANDLING AMPHETAMINE ABUSERS IN CANADA.
Abstract: TREATMENT RESTS ON THE FOLLOWING TENETS- AN ACCEPTANCE BY THE PATIENT OF NEW THOUGHT PATTERNS TO REPLACE OLD RATIONALIZATIONS, THE PATIENT MUST SET POSITIVE GOALS AND ACT ACCORDINGLY, THE PATIENTS 'TURN AROUND' AND HELP FELLOW PATIENTS, AND THE PATIENT MUST ACCEPT THE RESPONSIBILITY FOR HIS GROWTH AND CHANGE.
Index Term(s): Adolescent attitudes; Canada; Counseling; Drug treatment; Drug treatment programs; Interpersonal relations
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