Bringing Alcohol Treatment to Driving Under the Influence Programs: Perceptions from First-Time Offenders
Individuals with a first time DUI offense found cognitive behavioral therapy, adapted for a DUI setting, acceptable.
May 4, 2017
Explicit beliefs about people with substance abuse disorders tend to be more compassionate than implicit beliefs, which are more punitive, especially toward Latino/a drug users.
Dec 12, 2016
A review of key studies from the stigma literature that yielded empirically supported concepts and methods from the mental health arena was contrasted with the much smaller and mostly descriptive findings from the addiction field.
Nov 29, 2016
It Is Time to Develop Appropriate Tools for Assessing Minimal Clinically Important Differences, Performance Bias and Quality of Evidence in Reviews of Behavioral Interventions
It is important to define minimally important clinical differences in alcohol intervention research that reflect all stakeholders' perspectives.
Sep 14, 2016
Reviewing and Interpreting the Effects of Brief Alcohol Interventions: Comment on a Cochrane Review About Motivational Interviewing for Young Adults
Cochrane recently published a systematic review on motivational interviewing (MI) for alcohol misuse in young adults. This study wishes to open a dialogue about interpreting effect sizes in this review and of (brief) alcohol interventions more generally.
This study longitudinally explores the influence of alcohol and marijuana (AM) use, AM beliefs, and peer and family factors (including familism) on DUI/RWDD in high school.
Nov 18, 2015
Given recent increases in the use of legal and illegal opioids, there has been a renewed debate about effective ways to reduce the harms associated with opioid misuse. The current study assessed participants' support for safe injection facilities and needle and syringe programs.
Jul 22, 2015
Moderated Mediation Analysis: An Illustration Using the Association of Gender with Delinquency and Mental Health
The goal of this study was to investigate parental respect as a potential mediator of the relationship between gender and delinquency and mental health, and to determine whether observed mediation is moderated by gender.
Jul 15, 2015
Targeting perceived public stigma of treatment seeking, through perceived norms interventions, might help narrow the gap between the need and receipt of help among veterans.
Jul 14, 2015