ERIC Number: EJ497304
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Avoiding the Horrid and Beastly Sin of Drunkenness: Does Dissuasion Make a Difference?
Babor, Thomas F.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v62 n6 p1127-40 Dec 1994
Studies indicate dissuasion does make a difference with heavy drinkers who have not developed severe alcohol dependence. There are practical and methodological problems encountered in comparison of different interventions. Concluded changes sometimes attributed to specific behavioral and psychological interventions may be due to a combination of advice, individual motivation, and nonspecific social influence. (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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