The Effectiveness of Innovative Approaches in the Treatment of Drug Abuse / Edition 1

The Effectiveness of Innovative Approaches in the Treatment of Drug Abuse / Edition 1

by Frank M. Tims
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313300658

ISBN-13: 9780313300653

Pub. Date: 01/30/1997

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

This edited collection builds on the editors' previous works Drug Abuse Treatment: The Implementation of Innovative Approaches (Greenwood, 1994) and Innovative Approaches in the Treatment of Drug Abuse: Program Models and Strategies (Greenwood, 1993). This new book carries the study further by looking at the effectiveness of these treatment

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Overview

This edited collection builds on the editors' previous works Drug Abuse Treatment: The Implementation of Innovative Approaches (Greenwood, 1994) and Innovative Approaches in the Treatment of Drug Abuse: Program Models and Strategies (Greenwood, 1993). This new book carries the study further by looking at the effectiveness of these treatment approaches. The essays represent an effort to systematically integrate science and practice in order to improve drug abuse treatment.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313300653
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/30/1997
Series:
Contributions in Criminology and Penology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
278
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: An Overview of the Applied Evaluation Research Portfolio by Frank M. Tims, Bennett W. Fletcher, James A. Inciardi, and Arthur M. Horton, Jr.

Methadone Programs

The Effectiveness of the Los Angeles Enhanced Methadone Maintenance Project: Reducing HIV Risk among Injection Drug Users by Christine E. Grella et al.

Outcomes of Innovations to Improve Retention on Methadone by James F. Maddux

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Mobile Drug Abuse Treatment by Joseph V. Brady, Karst J. Besteman, and Lawrence Greenfield

Residential Programs

Outcomes of Four Residential Treatment Models—Project IMPACT by Jane McCusker et al.

CREST Outreach Center: A Model for Blending Treatment and Corrections by Dorothy Lockwood, James A. Inciardi, and Hilary L. Surratt

Homeless, Mentally Ill, Chemical Abusing Men in Different, Community Based, Treatment Programs by Michael Rahav et al.

Case Management Programs

The Effectiveness of Case Management in Working with Intravenous Drug Users by Cheryl L. Mejta et al.

Case Management for Drug Involved Parolees: It Proved to Be a Hard ACT to Follow, by Steven S. Martin et al.

Treatment Induction and Case Management: Two Promising Drug Treatment Enhancements by Harvey A. Siegal et al.

Multi-Modality and Other Eclectic Programs

Therapeutic Community Methods in Methadone-Maintenance (Passages): An Empirical Evaluation by George De Leon et al.

Improving Retention and Outcome in the Treatment of Cocaine Addiction by Kimberly C. Kirby et al.

The DATAR Project: Cognitive and Behavioral Enhancements to Community-Based Treatments by D. Dwayne Simpson, Donald F. Dansereau, and George W. Joe

The Effectiveness of a Day Treatment Therapeutic Community by Joseph Guydish et al.

The Comprehensive Vocational Enhancement Program: Results of a Five-Year Research/Demonstration Project by Paula H. Kleinman et al.

The Effect of Treatment on High Risk Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use: St. Louis' Effort to Reduce the Spread of AIDS Among Injection Drug Users by Linda B. Cottler, Renee M. Cunningham, and Wilson M. Compton, III

Index

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