motivational enhancement therapy

motivational enhancement therapy

A form of psychotherapy to overcome ambivalence and help people to reach desired goals. It is used to treat alcoholism, drug dependency, and anorexia/bulimia.
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(38) Recommended psychotherapies include cognitive behavioral therapy, behavioral couples therapy, community reinforcement, motivational enhancement therapy, and 12-step facilitation.
Evidence-based psychosocial approaches for adolescents with cannabis use disorder include motivational enhancement therapy, which involves building rapport in a gentle way with phrasing such as "Tell me what you like about marijuana use" and "What don't you like about it?" Dr.
Another approach adopted to help problem gamblers focuses on the use of short-term brief motivational enhancement therapy (MET) and telephone counseling, mailed self-help workbooks, and online resources.
The Motivational Enhancement Therapy for Spanish Speakers--CTN 0021 (MET-S) (25) trial was selected because it met these criteria and addressed the documented clinical problem of poor treatment engagement and retention in outpatient drug abuse treatment centers in Mexico (26, 27).
His "12-Step facilitation" intervention would be used in one of the three treatment arms in Project MATCH, a highly cited study in which nearly 2,000 individuals with an alcohol use disorder received either 12-Step facilitation, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) or motivational enhancement therapy (MET).
Motivational enhancement therapy with drug abusers.
Experts on motivational enhancement therapy from Yale University continue their support and consulting services for this highly significant project.
In randomized trials, the individual feedback component of motivational enhancement therapy (an adaptation of MI; Miller, Zweben, DiClemente, & Rychtarik, 1992) delivered in writing has yielded significant reduction in heavy alcohol consumption relative to an informational control condition (Agostinelli, Brown, & Miller, 1995; Waiters, Vader, & Harris, 2007).
Motivational enhancement therapy is a brief counselling method for enhancing motivation to change problematic health behaviours by exploring and resolving ambivalence.
The effect of motivational enhancement therapy and coping skills training on the self-efficacy and motivation of incarcerated male alcohol abusers.
(41.) Treasure JL, Katzman M, Schmidt U, Troop N, Todd G, de Silva P Engagement and outcome in the treatment of bulimia nervosa: first phase of a sequential design comparing motivational enhancement therapy and cognitive behavioural therapy.
Motivational enhancement therapy, or motivational interviewing (MI), is a brief intervention designed to enhance a person's motivation to make changes regarding AOD use and those life situations that may trigger or sustain AOD use.