Steven J Lash
- Contracting, prompting and reinforcing substance use disorder continuing careSteven J Lash
Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, VA 24153, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 44:449-56. 2013..49% STX) follow-up points. Exploratory analyses suggest that CPR might be more effective among participants not required to attend aftercare. The incremental capital and labor cost of CPR compared to STX was $98.25 per participant...
- Implementation of evidence-based substance use disorder continuing care interventionsSteven J Lash
Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioral Sciences, Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, VA 24153, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 25:238-51. 2011..e., external economic, political, and social setting), and its inner setting (i.e., internal political, structural, and cultural contexts). Implications for implementation of EBIs in substance use disorder continuing care are discussed...
- Contracting, prompting, and reinforcing substance use disorder continuing care: a randomized clinical trialSteven J Lash
Mental Health Service Line, Salem Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, VA, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 21:387-97. 2007..5 vs. 4.4 months). Additionally, CPR participants were more likely to be abstinent compared to STX (57% vs. 37%) after 1 year. The CPR intervention offers a practical means to improve adherence among individuals in SUD treatment...
- Social reinforcement of substance abuse treatment aftercare participation: Impact on outcomeSteven J Lash
Substance Abuse Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program 116A4, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, VA 24153, USA
Addict Behav 29:337-42. 2004..40%). The groups did not differ on hospital readmission rates over a 12-month follow-up period. Additionally, the social reinforcement group showed better long-term aftercare attendance compared to the standard care group...
- The impact of contracting and prompting substance abuse treatment entry: a pilot trialSteven J Lash
Mental Health Service Line, Substance Abuse Residential Rehabilitation Treatment Program 116A4, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, VA 24153, USA
Addict Behav 30:415-22. 2005..The two groups did not differ on treatment entry rate, time in treatment, or drug use problem scores. The clinical utility of CP procedures and areas for future research are discussed...
- Promoting continuing care adherence among substance abusers with co-occurring psychiatric disorders following residential treatmentJosephine M DeMarce
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, Virginia 24153, United States
Addict Behav 33:1104-12. 2008..Additionally, effects of the CPR intervention were generally more pronounced among persons with co-occurring Axis I and/or Axis II disorders than those without these disorders. Treatment implications are discussed...
- Convergent validity of the Timeline Followback for persons with comorbid psychiatric disorders engaged in residential substance use treatmentJosephine M DeMarce
Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Salem, Virginia, 1970 Roanoke Blvd, Psychology 116A4, Salem, VA 24153, USA
Addict Behav 32:1582-92. 2007..No significant differences were found between those with and those without a comorbid psychiatric disorder, suggesting that the TLFB was equally valid for both groups...