Think about it till it hurts: targeting intensive services to facilitate behaviour change - two examples from the field of substance misuse.

BACKGROUND In traditional services for people in crisis there is an expectation that those people will come forward and seek help. At a time of crisis this may not be a reasonable expectation. METHOD Two proactive and engaging programmes have been developed for substance users in crisis. 'Option 2' is for families at risk of having their children removed… CONTINUE READING