chapter  6
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Solution-Focused Group Therapy

Most of the original writing about solution-focused brief therapy was focused on working with individuals or families since this was the context in which the approach was originally developed. This can make it challenging at best to apply these foundational texts to the work with substance abusing clients since the majority of treatment with clients who have substance abuse problems is done in a group setting. In this chapter we will describe how to apply solution-focused brief therapy to a group treatment modality.