Introduction to Treatment DVD

A New Direction - A Cognitive Behavioral Treatment Curriculum

DVD, 28 min.cc

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Introduction to Treatment DVD

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Help inmates acclimate to chemical dependency treatment with this powerful DVD. Features real inmates who speak candidly about their biggest fears and greatest challenges of being in a prison treatment program.

Frequently Asked Questions About A New Direction

Inmates, not actors, talk about their biggest fears and greatest challenges in becoming involved in a prison treatment program. Whether their initial motivation to participate was to get out of general population for a while, to please a spouse or family member, or to truly make life changes, the inmates candidly discuss their reasons for entering a cognitive-behavioral therapy program and their experiences during treatment. Among their discoveries about treatment:

  • change won't happen unless you are honest about your attitudes, behaviors, and choices
  • in time, you have to be willing to share feelings and disclose personal information
  • as a group member you are responsible for holding yourself and others accountable for words and actions
  • reaching out to others for help and support is difficult but necessary

Taped in Minnesota correctional facilities, A New Direction video series allows real inmates to tell the real story about recovering from a life of addiction and crime. The result is a powerful, direct, and liberating message about finding a life of recovery and freedom. A New Direction is Hazelden's comprehensive cognitive-behavioral therapy curriculum for addicted offenders.

To learn more about the research, history, and benefits of A New Direction visit A New Direction information site.

If you would like more information, have questions, or would like to schedule training please contact your Hazelden Account Representative at 1-800-328-9000.

Item: 2589
ISBN-13: 9781592854431
Publisher: Hazelden
Published Year: 2002

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