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(p. 57) Module 2: Adherence Training (Life-Steps) 

(p. 57) Module 2: Adherence Training (Life-Steps)
(p. 57) Module 2: Adherence Training (Life-Steps)

Steven A. Safren

, Jeffrey S. Gonzalez

, and Nafisseh Soroudi

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date: 09 April 2020

Chapter 4 discusses adherence training and self-care enhancement, including the need for a balance of therapist flexibility and utilization of specific intervention components, the importance of client ‘buy in’, the importance of adherence. A series of ‘Life-steps’; are presented to help the client. These include getting to appointments, communication with the treatment team, coping with side effects, obtaining medications, formulating a daily medication schedule, storing medications and supplies, and handling slips in adherence.

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