- Factors associated with mental health clinicians' referrals to 12-Step groupsHarlan Matusow
National Development and Research Institutes, New York, New York 10010, USA
J Addict Dis 31:303-12. 2012..Clinicians' responses to open-ended questions supported this model. Didactic and experiential education for clinicians in substance abuse and mutual aid would likely increase patient referrals to 12-Step groups...
- Medication assisted treatment in US drug courts: results from a nationwide survey of availability, barriers and attitudesHarlan Matusow
National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 44:473-80. 2013..These data suggest that a substantial, targeted educational initiative is needed to increase awareness of the treatment and criminal justice benefits of MAT in the drug courts...
- The most critical unresolved issue associated with: psychoanalytic theories of addiction: can the talking cure tell us anything about substance use and misuse?Harlan Matusow
Institute for Treatment and Services Research, National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY 10010, USA
Subst Use Misuse 48:239-47. 2013..Psychoanalytic constructs today appear as conjectures, but recognition of the primacy of the collaborative therapeutic relationship is one example of how psychoanalytic observations have influenced current research...
- Consumers' Experiences in Dual Focus Mutual Aid for Co-occurring Substance Use and Mental Health DisordersHarlan Matusow
National Development and Research Institutes, New York, NY
Subst Abuse 7:39-47. 2013..Participants emphasized that in linking them to others with similar problems, the DTR groups played a vital emotional role in their lives and provided a needed venue for information sharing that might have been otherwise unavailable...