Treating Women with Substance Use Disorders
The Women's Recovery Group Manual
1. Treating Women with Substance Use Disorders
2. Conducting the Women’s Recovery Group
II. Group Sessions
Session 1. The Effect of Drugs and Alcohol on Women’s Health
Session 2. How to Manage Triggers and High-Risk Situations
Session 3. Overcoming Obstacles to Recovery
Session 4. Managing Mood, Anxiety, and Eating Problems without Using Substances
Session 5. Women and Their Partners: The Effect on Recovery
Session 6. Coping with Stress
Session 7. Women as Caretakers: Can You Take Care of Yourself While You Are Taking Care of Others?
Session 8. Using Self-Help Groups to Help Yourself
Session 9. Women’s Use of Substances through the Life Cycle
Session 10. Violence and Abuse: Getting Help
Session 11. The Issue of Disclosure: To Tell or Not to Tell?
Session 12. Substance Use and Women’s Reproductive Health
Session 13. Can You Have Fun without Using Drugs or Alcohol?
Session 14. Achieving a Balance in Your Life
Appendix A. Reproducible Participant Materials
Appendix B. Reproducible Therapist Materials