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Arnold M. Washton, PhD, is Executive Director of Recovery Options, a private practice in New York City and Princeton, New Jersey, specializing in the treatment of alcohol and drug problems in professionals and executives. An addiction psychologist and widely recognized expert in the field since 1975, his professional publications include journal articles and several previous books on addiction and its treatment. He is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital, New York City; Silver Hill Hospital, New Canaan, Connecticut; and The University Medical Center and Princeton House Behavioral Health, Princeton, New Jersey.

Joan E. Zweben, PhD, is founder and Executive Director of the 14th Street Clinic and Medical Group and the East Bay Community Recovery Project (affiliated organizations providing comprehensive treatment in Oakland, California) and Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco. A clinical psychologist with more than 35 years of experience in treating addiction and training treatment practitioners, she is committed to providing flexible, evidence-based treatment to challenging and underserved populations. She is the author of two previous books and more than 55 articles or book chapters, and the editor of 15 monographs on treating addiction.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Substance abuse -- Treatment.
Alcoholism -- Treatment.
Psychotherapy.
Substance-Related Disorders -- therapy.
Alcoholism -- therapy.
Psychotherapy -- methods.