Psychological and environmental determinants of relapse in crack cocaine smokers.

@article{Wallace1989PsychologicalAE,
  title={Psychological and environmental determinants of relapse in crack cocaine smokers.},
  author={Byron Wallace},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment},
  year={1989},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={95-106}
}
  • Byron Wallace
  • Published 1989 in Journal of substance abuse treatment
The paper reviews approaches to relapse in the treatment of cocaine abusers. Approaches reveal a common mechanism underlying relapse that involves drug craving, recall of euphoria, environmental cues, denial, myths of being able to sell or use drugs, and painful affect states necessitating use of a multifaceted clinical technique. Empirical validation of a common mechanism underlying relapse establishes a typology of psychological and environmental determinants of relapse for crack cocaine… CONTINUE READING

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