Lesson 4: Addiction And Relationships - Slide  3

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What Causes Relapse?

  • Leading experts in relapse prevention have found that relapse is not generally triggered by physical cravings

G.A. Marlatt, “Relapse Prevention: Theoretical Rationale and Overview of the Model,” in Marlatt and Gordon, eds., Relapse Prevention, p. 39.

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