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Title Assessment and treatment of the DWI offender / Alan A. Cavaiola, PhD, CADC, Charles Wuth, LCSW, CAC.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource : illustrations
Note "First published 2002 by the Haworth Press, Inc."
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Online resource; title from PDF title page (Ebsco, viewed February 11, 2016).
Subject Drinking and traffic accidents.
Drunk driving -- Prevention.
Contents Foreword / Robert B. Voas -- Drinking and Driving in the United States: The Scope of the Problem -- History of the DWI Countermeasures Movement -- Overview of the Scope of the Problem -- Characteristics of the Problem -- The Countermeasure Initiatives and Their Impact -- Psychological Characteristics of DWI Offenders -- Who Are DWI Offenders? -- Personality Characteristics -- Psychiatric Correlates -- Profile Differences Between DWI Offenders and Alcoholics, and Other Demographic Variables -- Demographic Variables -- Drinking Behavior Among DWI Offenders -- Drug Use Among DWI Offenders -- Estimates of Alcoholism -- Assessment and Diagnostic Issues -- Problems with Current Measures -- Solutions to the Screening Dilemma -- Assessment and Diagnostic Measures and Tools -- Structured Interview Format -- Questionnaires and Inventories -- The Biopsychosocial Assessment -- Alcohol Countermeasures / Kami R. Venema -- Deterrence versus Treatment -- Legislation -- Blood Alcohol Concentration -- Sanctions -- Assessment, Referral Criteria, and Incentives -- Program Descriptions -- Preventing Recidivism -- Resistance Issues in the Treatment of the DWI Offender -- Resistance and the DWI Offender -- Managing Resistance -- Treatment Strategies, Part 1 -- Issues in Treatment -- Overview of Treatment Issues -- Ethical Questions -- Profile Differences and Diversity: Implications for Treatment -- Treatment Strategies, Part 2 -- Program Design Element -- Innovations -- Program Content -- Clinical Issues -- Counselor Effectiveness.
Other Author Wuth, Charles, author.
Other Title 9780789008701 9780789014986