Relapse to an Addiction, Behavior, or Substance

Substance abuse and mental health expert Terry Gorski has a nine-step relapse prevention plan that can help you recognize and manage relapse warning signs. Alan Marlatt, PhD, developed an approach that uses mental, behavioral, and lifestyle choices to prevent relapse. When individuals continue to refer to their using days as “fun,” they continue to downplay […]

F10 20 Alcohol dependence, uncomplicated ICD-10-CM

However, cross-method agreement was consistently lower for abuse/harmful use. Further examination of the abuse/harmful use category or its individual criteria in three of these studies (Cottler et al. 1997; Hasin et al. 1996b; Pull et al. 1997) showed that the reliability of abuse/harmful use improved when diagnosed as an independent category. These results are similar […]