❝ the foundation of recovery from addiction ❞


Whatever the role a practitioner may have, there are things that they can do for the better, and things that are for the worse.

What to do?

Getting support

What is the evidence?

To have but one good friend
Key point :: therapists are varied in their effectiveness
This study was conducted in a methadone clinic and the findings are consistent with other similar studies. Therapists varied significantly in their delivery of effective treatment across a range of outcome measures - many were very good but a few actually made things worse. These differences held up for different interventions.