Christy Scott

Summary

Affiliation: Chestnut Health Systems
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Maximizing follow-up in longitudinal studies of traumatized populations
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago and Bloomington, IL 60610, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:757-69. 2006
  2. pmc The first 90 days following release from jail: findings from the Recovery Management Checkups for Women Offenders (RMCWO) experiment
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:110-8. 2012
  3. pmc Surviving drug addiction: the effect of treatment and abstinence on mortality
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:737-44. 2011
  4. pmc Results from two randomized clinical trials evaluating the impact of quarterly recovery management checkups with adult chronic substance users
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, 221 West Walton, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Addiction 104:959-71. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of centralized intake on case management services
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, Illinois 60610, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:51-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilizing Recovery Management Checkups to shorten the cycle of relapse, treatment reentry, and recovery
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Inc, Lighthouse Institute, 712 N Wells, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:325-38. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in the conduct of longitudinal studies of addiction treatment
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S91-S101. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Pathways in the relapse--treatment--recovery cycle over 3 years
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S63-72. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of centralized intake on drug and alcohol treatment placement decisions
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, Illinois 60610, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:7-15. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint A replicable model for achieving over 90% follow-up rates in longitudinal studies of substance abusers
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, 712 N Wells, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:21-36. 2004

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Maximizing follow-up in longitudinal studies of traumatized populations
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago and Bloomington, IL 60610, USA
    J Trauma Stress 19:757-69. 2006
    ..The effectiveness of the model is examined with reference to traumatic stress in a large community sample (N = 887) with eight waves of data over 2 years...
  2. pmc The first 90 days following release from jail: findings from the Recovery Management Checkups for Women Offenders (RMCWO) experiment
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:110-8. 2012
    ..control in the first 90 days post-release from jail on receipt of community-based substance abuse treatment, and (2) To explore the impact of RMC, treatment, and abstinence on HIV risk behaviors and recidivism...
  3. pmc Surviving drug addiction: the effect of treatment and abstinence on mortality
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:737-44. 2011
    ..We also estimated overall mortality rates and the extent to which they varied according to demographic, clinical severity, and treatment variables...
  4. pmc Results from two randomized clinical trials evaluating the impact of quarterly recovery management checkups with adult chronic substance users
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, 221 West Walton, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Addiction 104:959-71. 2009
    ..These two experiments tested the effectiveness of recovery management checkup (RMC) protocols for adult chronic substance users...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of centralized intake on case management services
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, Illinois 60610, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:51-7. 2002
    ..No differences were found in the amount or length of substance abuse treatment services received by participants in the two conditions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilizing Recovery Management Checkups to shorten the cycle of relapse, treatment reentry, and recovery
    Christy K Scott
    Chestnut Health Systems, Inc, Lighthouse Institute, 712 N Wells, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 78:325-38. 2005
    ..The methods in this study also provide a simple but replicable method for learning more about the multiple pathways that individuals travel along before achieving a prolonged state of recovery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in the conduct of longitudinal studies of addiction treatment
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S91-S101. 2005
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  8. ncbi request reprint Pathways in the relapse--treatment--recovery cycle over 3 years
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S63-72. 2005
    ..While exploratory and observational, several of the predictors are time-dependent and identify promising targets for interventions designed to shorten the cycle and increase the long-term effectiveness of treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Impact of centralized intake on drug and alcohol treatment placement decisions
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago, Illinois 60610, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:7-15. 2002
    ..The results indicate that the implementation of ASAM PPC-2 is both feasible and produces expected changes in the placement decision process...
  10. ncbi request reprint A replicable model for achieving over 90% follow-up rates in longitudinal studies of substance abusers
    Christy K Scott
    Lighthouse Institute, Chestnut Health Systems, 712 N Wells, Suite 300, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:21-36. 2004
    ..An examination of the effect of attrition on validity in these two samples demonstrated that even the traditionally acceptable 30% level of attrition can result in significant bias and that the nature of the bias is unpredictable...
  11. ncbi request reprint The duration and correlates of addiction and treatment careers
    Michael L Dennis
    Chestnut Health Systems, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S51-62. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in victimization severity and outcomes among adolescents treated for substance abuse
    Janet C Titus
    Chestnut Health Systems, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    Child Maltreat 8:19-35. 2003
    ..When used as grouping variables, gender and severity of victimization significantly interacted with measures of intake status and were significant predictors of 3-month postdischarge treatment outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint An eight-year perspective on the relationship between the duration of abstinence and other aspects of recovery
    Michael L Dennis
    Chestnut Health Systems, Chicago and Bloomington, Illinois, USA
    Eval Rev 31:585-612. 2007
    ..The findings demonstrate the rich patterns of change associated with the course of long-term recovery...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) experiment: rationale, study design and analysis plans
    Michael Dennis
    Chestnut Health Systems CHS, Bloomington, Chicago, and Madison, IL 61701, USA
    Addiction 97:16-34. 2002
    ..This paper provides a description of the rationale, study design, treatments and assessment procedures used in the Cannabis Youth Treatment (CYT) experiment...
  15. pmc Managing addiction as a chronic condition
    Michael Dennis
    Chestnut Health Systems, Bloomington, Illinois, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 4:45-55. 2007
    ..We also address the importance of adjusting treatment funding and organizational structures to better meet the needs of individuals with a chronic disease...
  16. doi request reprint Development and validation of short versions of the internal mental distress and behavior complexity scales in the Global Appraisal of Individual Needs (GAIN)
    Janet C Titus
    Chestnut Health Systems, Lighthouse Institute, 720 W Chestnut St, Bloomington, IL 61701, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:195-214. 2008
    ..Parallel tests of construct validity show no substantial loss when moving from the longer to shorter versions. The short scales maintain good sensitivity and specificity for predicting diagnostic impressions...
  17. pmc Gender similarities and differences in the treatment, relapse, and recovery cycle
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Eval Rev 32:113-37. 2008
    ..Women are one third less likely to transition from recovery to using; the predictors of transitioning to different statuses vary by gender. The implications of gender as a moderator of the recovery process are discussed...
  18. doi request reprint The interaction of co-occurring mental disorders and recovery management checkups on substance abuse treatment participation and recovery
    Brian R Rush
    Center for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Eval Rev 32:7-38. 2008
    ..It is effective in linking participants in need to treatment, with equal or better outcomes among those with more mental disorders. The data support the utility of monitoring and re-intervention for clients with co-occurring disorders...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in long-term drug treatment outcomes in Chicago PETS
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S3-12. 2005
    ..Although both men and women showed significant improvements following treatment, gender differences persisted in several areas of psychosocial functioning related to recovery...
  20. ncbi request reprint Combining psychometric and biometric measures of substance use
    Richard Lennox
    Psychometric Technologies, 2404 Western Park Lane, Hillsborough, NC 27278, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 83:95-103. 2006
    ..While the research was limited in some ways, it has important implications for the ongoing debate about the proper way to combine biometric and psychometric data...

Research Grants10