E Broekaert

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi Comparing psychological distress, traumatic stress reactions, and experiences of unaccompanied refugee minors with experiences of adolescents accompanied by parents
    Tammy Bean
    Centrum 45, Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:288-97. 2007
  2. ncbi Retrospective study of similarities and relations between American drug-free and European therapeutic communities for children and adults
    E Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, University of Gent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 32:407-17. 2000
  3. ncbi The Biomed II IPTRP Project: Implementation of Diagnostic Instruments
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 8:201-3. 2002
  4. ncbi Two decades of "research-practice" encounters in the development of European therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:371-7. 2002
  5. ncbi Evolution of encounter group methods in therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Addict Behav 29:231-44. 2004
  6. doi Exploratory study on domain-specific determinants of opiate-dependent individuals' quality of life
    J de Maeyer
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium Jessica demaeyer ugent be
    Eur Addict Res 17:198-210. 2011
  7. ncbi The design and effectiveness of therapeutic community research in Europe: an overview
    E Broekaert
    University of Gent, Department of Special Education, Gent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 5:21-35. 1999
  8. doi Social support in unaccompanied asylum-seeking boys: a case study
    C Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Child Care Health Dev 34:757-62. 2008
  9. ncbi Comparison of single and multiple agency clients in substance abuse treatment services
    K Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 13:156-66. 2007
  10. ncbi What future for the Therapeutic Community in the field of addiction? A view from Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Addiction 101:1677-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi Comparing psychological distress, traumatic stress reactions, and experiences of unaccompanied refugee minors with experiences of adolescents accompanied by parents
    Tammy Bean
    Centrum 45, Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:288-97. 2007
    ..URMs appear to be at significantly higher risk for the development of psychopathology than refugee adolescents living with a family member, immigrants, or Dutch adolescents...
  2. ncbi Retrospective study of similarities and relations between American drug-free and European therapeutic communities for children and adults
    E Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, University of Gent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 32:407-17. 2000
    ..In recent years there has been a tendency towards further integration of these two approaches...
  3. ncbi The Biomed II IPTRP Project: Implementation of Diagnostic Instruments
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 8:201-3. 2002
  4. ncbi Two decades of "research-practice" encounters in the development of European therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Nord J Psychiatry 56:371-7. 2002
    ..The role of "grey" literature and the availability of information through the Internet will become more and more important in the communication between researchers and practitioners...
  5. ncbi Evolution of encounter group methods in therapeutic communities for substance abusers
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Addict Behav 29:231-44. 2004
    ..These findings support the reported evolution in encounter groups, where the focus has moved from mutual confrontation toward balanced and respectful dialogue...
  6. doi Exploratory study on domain-specific determinants of opiate-dependent individuals' quality of life
    J de Maeyer
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium Jessica demaeyer ugent be
    Eur Addict Res 17:198-210. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi The design and effectiveness of therapeutic community research in Europe: an overview
    E Broekaert
    University of Gent, Department of Special Education, Gent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 5:21-35. 1999
    ..Among the conclusions of the overview is the need for more qualitative phenomenological research to complement the existing quantitative approach...
  8. doi Social support in unaccompanied asylum-seeking boys: a case study
    C Mels
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Child Care Health Dev 34:757-62. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the role of social support in the lives of UASC...
  9. ncbi Comparison of single and multiple agency clients in substance abuse treatment services
    K Colpaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 13:156-66. 2007
    ..Frequent and multiple service utilization among substance abusers is a well-known problem. However, little statistical evidence exists about overlapping agency populations...
  10. ncbi What future for the Therapeutic Community in the field of addiction? A view from Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Addiction 101:1677-8. 2006
  11. ncbi The role of gender differences and other client characteristics in the prevalence of DSM-IV affective disorders among a European therapeutic community population
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, Ghent, B 9000, Belgium
    Psychiatr Q 78:39-51. 2007
    ..The study illustrates that not only gender but also other client characteristics should be taken into account when organizing treatment...
  12. ncbi Motivation and readiness for therapeutic community treatment: psychometric evaluation of the Dutch translation of the Circumstances, Motivation, Readiness, and Suitability scales
    Veerle Soyez
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:297-308. 2006
    ..It is concluded that the Dutch translation of the CMRS and the CMR can be employed as a valid indicator of treatment motivation and readiness, although additional research concerning factorial structures is needed...
  13. ncbi The third generation of therapeutic communities: the early development of the TC for addictions in Europe
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 12:1-11. 2006
    ..The paper aims at systemizing information, scattered all over Europe and is the first stage in an ongoing study to record the development of the European TC movement and its influences...
  14. ncbi Problem severity profiles of substance abusing women in European Therapeutic Communities: influence of psychiatric problems
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Subst Abuse Treat 26:243-51. 2004
    ..They also have a more severe history of abuse. Women in therapeutic communities may need specific treatment interventions for their more severe psychiatric needs...
  15. ncbi Informant agreement in the assessment of disruptive behavior disorders in detained minors in Belgium: a diagnosis-level and symptom-level examination
    Olivier Colins
    Department of Special Education, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, Ghent University, Belgium
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:141-8. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to examine parent-child agreement with regard to disruptive behavior disorders (with or without impairment) and disorder-related symptoms in detained male youths...
  16. doi Unaccompanied refugee children and adolescents: the glaring contrast between a legal and a psychological perspective
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Law Psychiatry 31:319-30. 2008
    ..Moreover, this legal perspective contrasts sharply with the psychological perspective, as such that these children and adolescents do not receive appropriate support and care as they need...
  17. ncbi Validation of the multiple language versions of the Hopkins Symptom Checklist-37 for refugee adolescents
    Tammy Bean
    Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15221, USA
    Adolescence 42:51-71. 2007
    ..The findings of this study suggest that the HSCL-37A is a reliable and valid instrument to be used among culturally diverse refugee adolescents to assess emotional distress and maladaptive behaviors...
  18. pmc Effectiveness of different models of case management for substance-abusing populations
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Gent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 39:81-95. 2007
    ..Further research is required to learn more about the extent of the effects of this intervention, how long these are sustained and what specific elements cause particular outcomes...
  19. ncbi Different perspectives on emotional and behavioural problems in unaccompanied refugee children and adolescents
    Ilse Derluyn
    Department of Orthopedagogics Ghent University, H Dunantlaan, Gent, Belgium
    Ethn Health 12:141-62. 2007
    ..Secondly, this study compares the perspectives of the adolescents with those of social workers on the adolescents' emotional well-being...
  20. ncbi The development of the therapeutic community in correctional establishments: a comparative retrospective account of the 'democratic' Maxwell Jones TC and the hierarchical concept-based TC in prison
    Stijn Vandevelde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Belgium
    Int J Soc Psychiatry 50:66-79. 2004
    ..Both branches have developed independently, targeting different people and tackling diverse problems...
  21. ncbi Problem severity profiles of clients in European therapeutic communities: gender differences in various areas of functioning
    Joke De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Eur Addict Res 12:128-37. 2006
    ..In response, they may require a gender-adapted set of therapeutic interventions at the moment they enter treatment...
  22. ncbi Towards the integration of treatment systems for substance abusers: report on the second International Symposium on Substance Abuse Treatment and Special Target Groups
    Eric Broekaert
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:237-45. 2003
    ..Participants maintain that collaboration between these apparently incompatible treatment paradigms will depend on mutual respect, the introduction of a common language and a thorough analysis of clients' treatment demands...
  23. ncbi Intellectual abilities and motivation toward substance abuse treatment in drug-involved offenders: a pilot study in the Belgian criminal justice system
    Stijn Vandevelde
    Department of Orthopedagogics Special Education, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 49:277-97. 2005
    ..Participants with high intellectual abilities are less motivated to enter substance abuse treatment compared to their counterparts with average and low intellectual abilities. Implications for treatment are discussed...
  24. pmc The development and implementation of case management for substance use disorders in North America and Europe
    Wouter Vanderplasschen
    Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent University, H Dunantlaan 2, B 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Psychiatr Serv 55:913-22. 2004
    ....
  25. ncbi The impact of a social network intervention on retention in Belgian therapeutic communities: a quasi-experimental study
    Veerle Soyez
    Ghent University, Department of Orthopedagogics, Ghent, Belgium
    Addiction 101:1027-34. 2006
    ..The primary objective of this research was to enhance retention in Therapeutic Community treatment utilizing a social network intervention...