20. Changing Alcohol Expectancies and Self-Efficacy Expectations

  1. W. Miles Cox3 and
  2. Eric Klinger4
  1. Barry T. Jones1 and
  2. Ross McD. Young2

Published Online: 20 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470979952.ch20

Handbook of Motivational Counseling: Goal-Based Approaches to Assessment and Intervention with Addiction and Other Problems

Handbook of Motivational Counseling: Goal-Based Approaches to Assessment and Intervention with Addiction and Other Problems

How to Cite

Jones, B. T. and Young, R. McD. (2011) Changing Alcohol Expectancies and Self-Efficacy Expectations, in Handbook of Motivational Counseling: Goal-Based Approaches to Assessment and Intervention with Addiction and Other Problems (eds W. M. Cox and E. Klinger), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470979952.ch20

Editor Information

  1. 3

    School of Psychology, Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2AS, UK

  2. 4

    Division of Social Sciences, University of Minnesota, Morris, 600 East Fourth Street, Morris, MN 56267, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Psychology Department, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8QQ, UK

  2. 2

    Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation (IHBI), Queensland University of Technology, GPO Box 2434, Brisbane Qld 4001, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 15 APR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470749265

Online ISBN: 9780470979952

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Keywords:

  • changing alcohol expectancies and self-efficacy expectations - outcome expectancies, and drinking motivations;
  • self-efficacy, best developed via mastery experiences - via cognitive-behavioral techniques;
  • expectancy research, addressing excessive consumption - beyond just outcome expectancies;
  • outcome expectancy theory - explanation of alcohol consumption variability;
  • positive alcohol consumption outcome expectancies - and usual consumption level;
  • changes in psychological constructs - underpinning changes, following motivational interviewing;
  • studies on negative expectancies - carried out, than those on positive expectancies;
  • negative expectancies, treatment target in Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) - and 12-Step interventions;
  • performance enactment and enactive mastery experiences - enhancing self-efficacy;
  • CBT, using principles of social learning theory - improving drinkers' self-efficacy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Outcome Expectancies and Efficacy Expectations

  • Conclusions

  • References