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Addiction & Dual Diagnosis

11 February, 2018

CRAFT: Community Reinforcement Approach and Family Training

SPMHS Addiction Services has launched a new and welcome addition to its services with the ‘roll-out’ of CRAFT, an eight-week Family Training Programme for concerned significant others (CSO’s) ‘Living with Addiction’.

CRAFT is a comprehensive cognitive-behavioural programme designed to empower any family member/CSO living with addiction. Family members can, and do, make important contributions in areas of addiction treatment, and can play a powerful role in reducing their loved one’s harmful drinking or using, engage them into treatment, and improve their own emotional, physical and relationship functioning. CRAFT teaches the skills to train and prepare any family member/CSO to influence their loved one, whether in treatment or resisting treatment.

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