MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY By N., Sam M.S. - 4 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 Evaluation of a Qualitative Study CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population Counselor and Client Safety READINESS TESTS Using the Hamilton Depression Rating Scale: A Case Study on Grief SET The Anatomy of Research and the Scientific Method Comparison of Assessment Tools DRUG ADDICTION Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "MOTIVATIONAL ENHANCEMENT THERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/motivational-enhancement-therapy/ (accessed June 28, 2022).