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and designed for maximum customization, the Living in Balance program
provides a comprehensive, group-oriented treatment framework for use in
outpatient, short-term, or long-term residential settings:
- emphasizes group process and interaction (discussion, role plays)
- uses a bio-psychosocial approach to strengthening neglected areas of an addict's life
- allows clients to enter the program at any point in the cycle of sessions
- features session-specific guidance and strategies for clinicians
- teaches clients to use relaxation and visualization techniques
- associated with a successful outcome study
12 Core Client Sessions (click Here)
Use the 12 principal Living in
Balance sessions to build the foundation for your treatment program.
These sessions provide basic information about addiction and recovery,
which clients explore using session-specific reproducible worksheets.
The 12 core session topics are:
Session 1 Definitions, Terms, and Self-Diagnosis
Session 2 Drug Education
Session 3 What Are Triggers?
Session 4 Planning for Sobriety
Session 5 Alcohol and Tobacco
Session 6 Spirituality
Session 7 Sex, Drugs, and Alcohol
Session 8 Stress
Session 9 Skills for Stress
Session 10 Negative Emotions
Session 11 Anger and Communication
Session 12 Relapse Prevention
In addition to the 12 core sessions contained in this package,
Living in Balance offers 21 additional sessions give you the greatest
opportunity to customize your Living in Balance curriculum. For more
information on sessions 13-33, click here.
Designed to help you deliver the
Living in Balance treatment program to multiple clients at the same
time, the facilitator's guide provides you with both the philosophical
context for the curriculum and the practical, session-specific
information you need to lead and assist clients in the recovery
process. Also available separately so each counselor can have their
Contains clinical studies, session handouts and roll plays.
Relaxation and Guided Imagery Audio
This recording features soothing narration and music to help clients release tension, breath deeply, and relax fully.
Hazelden offers training on all of our evidence-based programs to ensure that you achieve the outcomes you expect. Click here to find out more.
SpanishLiving In Balance Treatment Curriculum research and outcomes
files are in Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format and require that Adobe Acrobat
Reader be installed on your computer. If you do not have Adobe Acrobat
Reader on your computer, Click Here for download and installation instructions.
Available separately. Spanish translations of client handouts and work sheets (order item #2476).