Lesson 8: Managing Internal Causes Of Relapse - Slide  5

First page Back Continue Last page Overview

Lesson Slide Image

What’s Going On Inside You Affects Your Outcomes

  • Whether you will choose to learn new skills or choose to use again is directly related to internal determinants
  • An internal determinant is a emotional state, skill or condition within you
  • A determinant is a factor that determines outcome

Pg. 8, “Relapse Prevention Maintenance Strategies in the Treatment of Addictive Behaviours”, 2nd Edition, Edited by G. Alan Marlatt and Dennis M. Donovan, Guilford Press, New York, 2005

Medical Disclaimer

Certain sections of this website deal with health and medical-related issues. The information provided on relapsepreventionplan.net is for informational purposes only; it does not constitute the provision or practice of medicl, nursing, or professional health care advice or services. Nothing contained on relapsepreventionplan.net is intended to be used for medical diagnosis or treatment, or as a substitute for consultation with a qualified health care professional. You should consult your physician or other qualified health care provider regarding any specific questions you my have. You should never disregard professional advice or delay in seeking treatment based on the information contain on this site or other websites linked to or from it.