What happens with spirituality when individuals become abstinent from substances ? Comparison between 12-step and non- 12 step programmes . Venetia Leonidaki¹ ³ Dr. David Ball ² ³ Dr. Kim Wolff ³
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individuals become abstinent from substances ? Comparison between 12-step and non- 12 step programmes.
Venetia Leonidaki¹ ³ Dr. David Ball ² ³ Dr. Kim Wolff ³
1.North Essex Foundation Trust 2.South London and Maudsley Foundation Trust 3.Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London
5.1.Comparison of S/R between the 12-Step and the Eclectic Group
Three out of five dimensions of S/R and attributions to God were significantly higher in the 12-step group rather than the eclectic.
5.2 Length of abstinence and S/R
The length of abstinence did not correlate significantly with any dimension of S/R or Attributions to God in the total sample or when the correlations were estimated separately for the 12-step and the eclectic group (scores vary from r=-0.010 p=0.886 for religiousness to r=0.11; p=0.879 for cognitive orientation to spirituality).
1. Are the scores of S/R significantly different between individuals recovering from substance use in 12-step rehabilitation programs and those recovering in eclectic programs?
2. Is there any association between length of abstinence and scores of S/R in individuals recovering from substance use?
3. Does the above association (if any) differ significantly between individuals recovering in 12-step programs and those in eclectic programs?
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