The Resource If you work it, it works! : the science behind 12 step recovery, Joseph Nowinski, (electronic resource)

If you work it, it works! : the science behind 12 step recovery, Joseph Nowinski, (electronic resource)

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If you work it, it works! : the science behind 12 step recovery
Title
If you work it, it works!
Title remainder
the science behind 12 step recovery
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Nowinski
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Language
eng
Summary
  • " Since the publication of Alcoholics Anonymous in 1939, the Twelve Steps have been central to staying sober for millions of people around the world. Countless recovery and treatment organizations have adopted the Steps as their program for abstaining from addictive behaviors. But recently a growing chorus of critics has questioned the science behind this model. In this book, Nowinski calls upon the latest research, as well as his own seminal Project MATCH study, to show why systematically working a Twelve Step program yields predictable and successful outcomes. Whether you're thinking of joining a Twelve Step group, or simply want to understand the science fueling one of the greatest social movements of our time, this book is for you. As any AA member will tell you, "It works if you work it." Clinical psychologist Joseph Nowinski, Ph.D has taught at the University of California San Francisco and the University of Connecticut, where he also served as Supervising Psychologist, University of Connecticut Health Center. His Twelve Step Facilitation Therapy is listed in the National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices. Coauthor of Almost Alcoholic with Robert Doyle, Nowinski also blogs regularly for the Huffington Post and Psychology Today. "--
  • "In simple terms, Nowinski explains the research behind the effectiveness of Twelve Step programs"--
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Nowinski, Joseph
Dewey number
616.86/06
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV4998
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Twelve-step programs
  • Alcoholism
  • Drug abuse
  • SELF-HELP / Twelve-Step Programs
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If you work it, it works! : the science behind 12 step recovery, Joseph Nowinski, (electronic resource)
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http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=32DD921E-2DBB-4B32-AD1D-4B7F6050899E
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1 online resource.
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online
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9781616495749
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2015001650
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rdamedia
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32dd921e-2dbb-4b32-ad1d-4b7f6050899e
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(OCoLC)900194514
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If you work it, it works! : the science behind 12 step recovery, Joseph Nowinski, (electronic resource)
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http://sfpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=32DD921E-2DBB-4B32-AD1D-4B7F6050899E
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781616495749
Lccn
2015001650
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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32dd921e-2dbb-4b32-ad1d-4b7f6050899e
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remote
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(OCoLC)900194514

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