Share Read on Mobile Enter Reading Mode Taking the Escalator: Comprehensive SUD Resource Collection AddictionCommunicationCoping SkillsGratitudePersonal GrowthRecoverySelf-RegulationSubstance Abuse Activities Articles & Words Curriculum Guides Group Ideas Handouts/Printables Resource Hubs Therapist Things “The Escalator method provides an array of specific tools and techniques for this challenging engagement process. The main point of this book is to outline some of those tools and strategies in a constructive and practical manner to help the reader better help others. It is likely that you are already using some of these skills yourself on a daily basis however any level of expansion and improvement that any of us can make with regard to our skills as clinicians, empowers us to better help those we serve, which is the primary reason most of us entered this field. In addition, the www.takingtheescalator.com website can be viewed as an ever expanding “garage” of stored tools for repeated use in a wide variety of therapy situations. As a clinician, you are encouraged to continue to devise and share your own tools as you gain experience and grow as a treatment provider. Keep checking the Taking the Escalator website regularly as counseling tools are continuously being added and updated.”KENNETH PECORARO Taking the Escalator Free counseling materials, worksheets, group therapy activities and other tools for substance use/mental health counselors, therapists and recovery coaches Taking the Escalator Blog The blog associated with Taking the Escalator Website for direct Group Resources. Facebook Groups Co-Occurring Disorders Tools for Clinicians and Case Managers has 34 members. This group is for people who believe in Integrated Treatment (Treating mental health and substance use together, at the… Kenneth Pecoraro: CPC Behavioral Healthcare The man behind Taking the Escalator SUD Treatment Model and therapy tools content. Twitter Feed @takingescalator Non 12 Step Motivational Harm Reduction Tools for Substance Use & Mental Health.