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Therapy worksheets related to Motivational Interviewing for all demographics

Relapse Prevention Plan (Version 2)
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Relapse Prevention Plan (Version 2) worksheet
This worksheet provides a template for clients to list coping skills, social support, and consequences of relapse. The goals of this worksheet are to help clients maintain their motivation for sobriety, and to make sure they always have an accessible list of skills during times of need.
Building Discrepancy
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Building Discrepancy worksheet
One goal of Motivational Interviewing is to build discrepancy between the client's current behavior and their desired behavior. Use this Motivational Interviewing worksheet to help clients understand how their current drug and alcohol use affects various areas of their life.
Stages of Change
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Stages of Change worksheet
Use this worksheet to educate clients about the stages of change (precontemplation, contemplation, preparation, action, maintenance, and relapse) in addiction or any other problem behavior. A sample of the copy reads: "During contemplation there is ambivalence about change. The individual recognizes reasons to change their behavior, but still has hesitations...
Substance Use Motivation Ruler
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Substance Use Motivation Ruler worksheet
Encourage clients to identify their level of motivation for ending substance use. Clients first rank their motivation on a scale of 1-10 and then identify what their primary motivators are.