Promoting Recovery from Drug Abuse

An Africentric Intervention

Published in: Journal of Black Studies, v. 28, no. 3, Jan. 1998, p. 319-333

Posted on RAND.org on December 31, 1997

by Douglas L. Longshore, Cheryl Grills, Kiku Annon, Rhumel Grady

Read More

Access further information on this document at www.sagepub.com

This article was published outside of RAND. The full text of the article can be found at the link above.

This article describes the Engagement Project, a culturally congruent intervention in which Africentric concepts are applied in single-session counseling for African American drug users.

This report is part of the RAND Corporation external publication series. Many RAND studies are published in peer-reviewed scholarly journals, as chapters in commercial books, or as documents published by other organizations.

The RAND Corporation is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.