The Gambling Addiction Patient Workbook
|Rating||:||4.64 (825 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||120 Pages|
He is a licensed psychologist, licensed marriage and family therapist, internationally certified alcohol and drug counselor, South Dakota certified chemical dependency counselor, Level III, and nationally certified gambling counselor and supervisor. With these workbooks, patients have all of the exercises necessary to enter a stable recovery. Perkin
"Gambling Addiction: Patient Workbook" according to Richard A. Noonan. Speaking as a professional counselor, this is an excellent resource guide for anyone struggling with pathological gambling [or abuse]. I have shared copy with clients who asked if they purchased the book, could they write in their responses [this is from an attorney client who found the bk clear, refreshing, and which became an important tool in developing an effective relapse prevention plan]. Richard Noonan, ACSW, LCSW, CADC-III. Finally a great book for gamblers. A Customer We use this book for all of our patients. They love the exercises and take them home and go over them again and again. This keeps them thinking about recovery. The book leaves no stone unturned. It has everything a problem gambler needs to stay in recovery.. Expensive The workbook is good and helpful. But it was disappointingly small. I was expecting a larger book for the price. That's my only complaint.
Regional Medical Center, South Dakota"I have used the exercises in The Gambling Addiction Patient Handbook for years. Gamblers Choice, Fargo, North Dakota"I have been in the chemical dependency field for over 28 years. I have worked as a counselor, clinical supervisor and executive director in a number of treatment centers. Perkinson does and excellent job of bringing together and individualizing 12 step treatment for addicts and gamblers including identifying character defects and relapse prevention. These patient exercises meet the highest standards demanded by accrediting bodies." --Dr. It is a challenge for the pathological gambler to slow down and learn in early recovery." --Sue Van Doren, Nationally Certified Gambling Counselor"I have been working with compulsive gamblers and their family members for 12 years and find this work extremely rewarding and challenging. The material covers everything an addict needs to know to enter a stable recovery. I have been utilizing Dr. Lukes, Worthmore Treatment Center. The book makes the job easy as all you will need to help your patient is
Perkinson is your mentor and is conversing with you, sharing with you his vast area of expertise and knowledge about recovery. "The addiction field has long needed a comprehensive set of exercises counselors could use to guide patients through good treatment. Perkinson's workbooks for 10 years and have found them to be some of the most useful tools in helping addicts and gamblers identify the many ways that addiction has impacted their lives. I have worked as a counselor, clinical supervisor and executive director in a number of treatment centers. Perkinson take the patient from the beginning of treatment to the end. Patients love them and they make the counselor's job easy. I highly recommend Dr Perkinson's workbooks." (Lis