Key Points: (1) CBT has documented efficacy in the treatment of a variety of single disorders in mental health and drug and alcohol domains. (2) The general principles of CBT are applicable to the treatment of people with co-existing mental health and drug and alcohol problems. (3) Integrated CBT approaches are recommended. (4) Integrated CBT formulation driven. It emphasizes links between cognitions about mental health problems and drug and alcohol problems.
Clinical Handbook of Co-existing Mental Health and Drug and Alcohol Problems p. 55-73