MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 was initially applied to cases of substance abuse but has recently been generalised to other problem behaviours. It matches a clients readiness to change with their effort in auctioning that change. MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY: "The concept of motivational enhancement therapy works on supporting an individuals desire to drop an addiction to drugs for example." Related Psychology Terms SUBSTANCE ABUSE METHOD OF SUCCESSIVE APPROXIMATIONS AUTOMATIC THOUGHTS SUBSTANCE INTOXICATION DELIRIUM SUBSTANCE-RELATED DISORDERS MATING BEHAVIOR ADJUNCT MOTIVATION SELF-CONFRONTATION RADICAL THERAPY Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/motivational-enhancement-therapy/ (accessed March 4, 2021).