Addiction Behavior Therapy (ABT) is based on behavior learning principles where substance related stimulus-reward neural pathways are established in the brain. Through these pathways a patient is conditioned to present with substance- seeking behavior which maintains the addiction cycle. Addiction Behavior Therapy (ABT) aims at guiding a patient through a process of un-learning addiction behaviors and to dis-associate associated addiction related substance-seeking behavior stimuli.
Each and every relationship poses challenges. No relationship is perfect, but that doesn’t mean you need to settle for one fraught with conflict. Seeking the help of a qualified marriage/ couples counselor online can provide you with the help you need to work through issues with your spouse or partner constructively. The goal of marriage/ couples counseling online is to teach married couples how to work together in a solution focused way.
Dr. Coetzee seeks to reduce the intensity and frequency of his client’s emotional pain and suffering and self-defeating behaviours. He helps clients to develop skills to achieve their goals and life satisfaction, with a strong emphasis on cognitive-behavioural theory (CBT) and techniques integrated within a Christian worldview perspective. He uses these and other techniques specifically suited to the individual.