Title

The Inspiration of Hope in Substance Abuse Counseling

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

4-2012

Abstract

This study used a grounded theory method to explore how counselors inspire hope in clients struggling with substance abuse. Findings from 10 participants revealed that hope inspiration occurred in 3 phases and consisted of several categories of hope-inspiring processes. Implications for counseling practice, counselor education, and research are discussed.

Comments

To acquire a personal use copy of this work, contact John Cutcliffe at john.cutcliffe@wright.edu.

DOI

10.1002/j.2161-1939.2012.00007.x