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R4R @ Rutgers: Reading for Recovery: Prevention and Treatment

R4R is a resource geared towards those interested in the use of bibliotherapy, i. e., guided reading, for substance use problems. It was created at the Rutgers Center of Alcohol Studies Library in 2015-2016 with the help of an ALA Carnegie-Whitney grant.

Highlighted Books on Treatment

Highlighted Books on Prevention

Books on Treatment and Prevention

Scholarly Articles on Treatment

Family Therapy (RefShare)
Motivation in Addictions Treatment  (RefShare)
Treatment of Comorbid Disorders  (RefShare)
Treatment Outcome Studies (RefShare)

Scholarly Articles on Prevention

Prevention of Alcohol Problems (RefShare)
Relapse and Relapse Prevention (RefShare)
Young Adults and Brief Intervention (RefShare)

Miscellanous Titles

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