W M Wechsberg

Summary

Affiliation: RTI International
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Access to treatment-related and support services in methadone treatment programs
    Nancy D Berkman
    Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:97-104. 2007
  2. pmc Contextualizing gender differences and methamphetamine use with HIV prevalence within a South African community
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:583-90. 2014
  3. pmc Ethnic differences in alcohol and drug use and related sexual risks for HIV among vulnerable women in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for interventions
    Bronwyn Myers
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 13:174. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Current interventions to reduce sexual risk behaviors and crack cocaine use among HIV-infected individuals
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse, Treatment, Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, 3040 East Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194 USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 9:385-93. 2012
  5. pmc Double jeopardy--drug and sex risks among Russian women who inject drugs: initial feasibility and efficacy results of a small randomized controlled trial
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:1. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Violence against substance-abusing South African sex workers: intersection with culture and HIV risk
    W M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    AIDS Care 17:S55-64. 2005
  7. doi request reprint Reaching women substance abusers in diverse settings: stigma and access to treatment 30 years later
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1277-9. 2008
  8. pmc Substance use and sexual risk within the context of gender inequality in South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1186-201. 2008
  9. pmc Sustainability of intervention effects of an evidence-based HIV prevention intervention for African American women who smoke crack cocaine
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194 USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 109:205-12. 2010
  10. pmc Alcohol, cannabis, and methamphetamine use and other risk behaviours among Black and Coloured South African women: a small randomized trial in the Western Cape
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:130-9. 2008

Research Grants

  1. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
  5. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
  7. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. Women-Focused HIV Prevention in the Western Cape
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Adapting the Women's CoOp for At-Risk Teens
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
  10. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Access to treatment-related and support services in methadone treatment programs
    Nancy D Berkman
    Health Services and Social Policy Research, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:97-104. 2007
    ..Not-for-profit or public ownership of treatment sites was also found to be positively related to patient access...
  2. pmc Contextualizing gender differences and methamphetamine use with HIV prevalence within a South African community
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA Duke University, Durham, NC, USA Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 25:583-90. 2014
    ..Problems associated with high HIV prevalence are compounded by gender inequality and high rates of gender-based violence exacerbated by heavy alcohol use and increasing methamphetamine use...
  3. pmc Ethnic differences in alcohol and drug use and related sexual risks for HIV among vulnerable women in Cape Town, South Africa: implications for interventions
    Bronwyn Myers
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit, South African Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    BMC Public Health 13:174. 2013
    ..This paper aims to describe ethnic differences in AOD use and AOD-related sexual risks for HIV among vulnerable women from Cape Town, South Africa...
  4. doi request reprint Current interventions to reduce sexual risk behaviors and crack cocaine use among HIV-infected individuals
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse, Treatment, Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, 3040 East Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194 USA
    Curr HIV/AIDS Rep 9:385-93. 2012
    ..Consequently, there is a critical need for efficacious interventions that address crack use, risky sex and ART adherence among people living with HIV...
  5. pmc Double jeopardy--drug and sex risks among Russian women who inject drugs: initial feasibility and efficacy results of a small randomized controlled trial
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:1. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Violence against substance-abusing South African sex workers: intersection with culture and HIV risk
    W M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    AIDS Care 17:S55-64. 2005
    ..Results support the critical need for targeted, comprehensive interventions that address substance abuse, sexual risk, and violence as interrelated phenomena...
  7. doi request reprint Reaching women substance abusers in diverse settings: stigma and access to treatment 30 years later
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, Research Triangle Institute International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1277-9. 2008
  8. pmc Substance use and sexual risk within the context of gender inequality in South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1186-201. 2008
    ..The findings demonstrate that substance abuse prior to sex may reinforce traditional beliefs and that women with more progressive beliefs about gender ideology seem better able to control their substance use in risky environments...
  9. pmc Sustainability of intervention effects of an evidence-based HIV prevention intervention for African American women who smoke crack cocaine
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194 USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 109:205-12. 2010
    ..Thus, we conducted a long-term (mean 4.4 years) follow-up of a woman-focused HIV intervention for African American crack smokers, for which we had previously observed beneficial short-term gains...
  10. pmc Alcohol, cannabis, and methamphetamine use and other risk behaviours among Black and Coloured South African women: a small randomized trial in the Western Cape
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Int J Drug Policy 19:130-9. 2008
    ..The secondary aim was to examine differences between Black and Coloured South African women across pre- and post-intervention measures of alcohol and illicit drug use and sex risk behaviours...
  11. pmc Substance abuse, treatment needs and access among female sex workers and non-sex workers in Pretoria, South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Research Program, RTI International Research Triangle Institute, 3040 Cornwallis Road, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:11. 2009
    ..This study examined cross-sectional data collected from substance-using female sex workers (FSW) and non-sex workers (non-SW) in Pretoria, South Africa, who entered a randomized controlled trial...
  12. pmc Preliminary findings of an adapted evidence-based woman-focused HIV intervention on condom use and negotiation among at-risk women in Pretoria, South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Prev Interv Community 38:132-46. 2010
    ..The findings indicate that gender-based interventions for women may result in increased condom negotiation skills...
  13. pmc African-American crack abusers and drug treatment initiation: barriers and effects of a pretreatment intervention
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Program, Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 2:10. 2007
    ..This study examined the effects of a pretreatment intervention designed to enhance treatment motivation, decrease crack use, and prepare crack abusers for treatment entry...
  14. pmc Methamphetamine ("tik") use and its association with condom use among out-of-school females in Cape Town, South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:208-13. 2010
    ..Little is known about the association between methamphetamine use and sexual risk behaviors among young South African women between 13 and 20 years of age...
  15. ncbi request reprint Violence, homelessness, and HIV risk among crack-using African-American women
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Formulations and Interventions, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:669-700. 2003
    ....
  16. pmc Efficacy of a woman-focused intervention to reduce HIV risk and increase self-sufficiency among African American crack abusers
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:1165-73. 2004
    ..This study compares 3- and 6-month outcomes of a woman-focused HIV intervention for crack abusers, a revised National Institute on Drug Abuse standard intervention, and a control group...
  17. ncbi request reprint Substance use, sexual risk, and violence: HIV prevention intervention with sex workers in Pretoria
    Wendee M Wechsberg
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions, Behavioral Health Research Division, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:131-7. 2006
    ..This study demonstrates the feasibility of implementing cross-cultural behavioral HIV prevention interventions, and supports the need for future studies of women's contextual issues and the effectiveness of targeted interventions...
  18. pmc Transactional sex among men and women in the south at high risk for HIV and other STIs
    Georgiy V Bobashev
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Drive, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Urban Health 86:32-47. 2009
    ..Although neighborhood violence and disorder show significance in bivariate associations with the outcome, these associations disappear in the structural equation models...
  19. ncbi request reprint Treatment readiness among out-of-treatment African-American crack users
    William A Zule
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:503-10. 2003
    ..The many unmet needs reported by crack users motivated for treatment suggest that treatment entry and retention could be facilitated by pretreatment and more comprehensive and ancillary treatment services...
  20. pmc Behaviorally bisexual men and their risk behaviors with men and women
    William A Zule
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluation and Invention Research Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Urban Health 86:48-62. 2009
    ..The study findings suggest that there may be important differences in HIV risk behaviors and HIV prevalence between MSM and MSMW as well as between MSMW and MSW...
  21. pmc Health services utilization among South African women living with HIV and reporting sexual and substance-use risk behaviors
    Winnie K Luseno
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Research Program, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 24:257-64. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Correlates of HIV testing among South African women with high sexual and substance-use risk behaviours
    Winnie K Luseno
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Research Program, RTI International, USA
    AIDS Care 21:178-84. 2009
    ..Interventions also need to address denial of HIV infection and fear to test for HIV...
  23. ncbi request reprint The effect of treatment completion and length of stay on employment and crime in outpatient drug-free treatment
    Gary A Zarkin
    RTI, 3040 Cornwallis Road, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:261-71. 2002
    ..Although our results are mixed, these findings suggest that greater attention should be placed on evaluating the importance of both length of stay and treatment completion in treatment outcome studies...
  24. pmc Injection drug use among stimulant users in a national sample
    Li Tzy Wu
    Center for Risk Behavior and Mental Health Research, RTI International, P G Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 30:61-83. 2004
    ..Factors related to the cessation of illicit drug use and substance abuse service utilization were also determined among a subsample of stimulant users who reported IDU...
  25. ncbi request reprint Co-occurring alcohol and cocaine dependence: recent findings from clinical and field studies
    B A Flanner
    RIT International, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:976-81. 2004
    ..McKay; (3) Characteristics of non-treatment seeking cocaine and alcohol dependent African Americans, by Barbara A. Flannery; and (4) Cocaine and alcohol use among sex workers in South Africa, by Wendee M. Wechsberg...
  26. ncbi request reprint Discordance in monogamy beliefs, sexual concurrency, and condom use among young adult substance-involved couples: implications for risk of sexually transmitted infections
    Kara S Riehman
    RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Road, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:677-82. 2006
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Cultural similarities and differences between a sample of Black/African and colored women in South Africa: convergence of risk related to substance use, sexual behavior, and violence
    Kyla Marie Sawyer
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, 3040 Cornwallis Rd, PO Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Women Health 43:73-92. 2006
    ..The paper discusses these issues, as well as the implications for adapting a culturally specific, brief woman-focused HIV prevention intervention for the South African context...
  28. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use among out-of-treatment crack using African-American women
    William A Zule
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 28:525-44. 2002
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine use and risky sexual behaviors during heterosexual encounters
    William A Zule
    Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations and Interventions Program, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:689-94. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between event-level methamphetamine use and heterosexual risk behaviors...
  30. doi request reprint Stimulant use and sexual risk behaviors for HIV in rural North Carolina
    William A Zule
    Substance Abuse Treatment, Evaluations and Interventions SATEI, RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    J Rural Health 23:73-8. 2007
    ..While literature exists on sexual risks for HIV among rural populations, the specific role of stimulants in increasing these risks has primarily been studied in the context of a single drug and/or racial group...
  31. doi request reprint Perceived neighborhood safety and depressive symptoms among African American crack users
    William A Zule
    RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709 2194, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:445-68. 2008
    ..Additional research is needed to clarify the relationship between perceived neighborhood safety and depression. The study was supported by the National Institute on Drug Abuse...
  32. pmc Effects of a hepatitis C virus educational intervention or a motivational intervention on alcohol use, injection drug use, and sexual risk behaviors among injection drug users
    William A Zule
    Behavioral Health Criminal Justice Research Division, RTI International, P O Box 12194, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 2194, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S180-6. 2009
    ..We compared the effects of 2 interventions on alcohol use, use of a new syringe at last injection, and condom use at last sexual encounter in a community sample of injection drug users...
  33. doi request reprint Gender differences in the impact of social support on crack use among African Americans
    Kara S Riehman
    Macro International Inc, 3 Corporate Square NE, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:85-104. 2008
    ..Limitations of the sample and data are discussed. Further research is needed on the influence of social support for African American drug-using populations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Contextual factors and other correlates of sexual risk of HIV among African-American crack-abusing women
    Amelia C Roberts
    School of Social Work, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, 301 Pittsboro Street, CB 3550, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3550, USA
    Addict Behav 28:523-36. 2003
    ..Being married or living as married was associated with decreased odds of having multiple sexual partners. The importance of assessing contextual and historical factors and implications for future research is discussed...
  35. ncbi request reprint Correlates of exchanging sex for drugs or money among women who use crack cocaine
    Jessica M Edwards
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 2812, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 18:420-9. 2006
    ....

Research Grants40

  1. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..
  2. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  3. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., HIV status, age, stage of pregnancy, relationships with men) that may influence response to the treatment. ..
  4. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  5. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  6. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..
  7. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., HIV status, age, stage of pregnancy, relationships with men) that may influence response to the treatment. ..
  8. Women-Focused HIV Prevention in the Western Cape
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  9. Adapting the Women's CoOp for At-Risk Teens
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..g., age, relationships with males, changes in knowledge about HIV risk behaviors, and competency in active refusal, negotiation, and condom skills). ..
  10. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..05/01) Page 3 Form Page 3 ..
  11. Women-Focused HIV Prevention in the Western Cape
    Wendee M Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  12. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  13. Venue-Based Recruitment and HIV Prevention for AOD Using Couples in South Africa
    Wendee M Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. venues where drinking occurs, neighborhoods) to reach men to recruit couples to improve their resilience to these high risk neighborhoods and empower positive behavior change. ..
  14. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  15. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  16. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  18. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  20. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  21. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  23. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  24. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. PRETREATMENT FOR AFRICAN AMERICAN CRACK ABUSERS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. WOMAN FOCUSED HIV PREVENTION WITH AFRICAN AMERICANS
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further intend to estimate the relative cost of both the Woman-Focused intervention and the Standard-R intervention in comparison to the minimal Control group. ..
  27. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  28. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..
  29. Venue-Based Recruitment and HIV Prevention for AOD Using Couples in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..g. venues where drinking occurs, neighborhoods) to reach men to recruit couples to improve their resilience to these high risk neighborhoods and empower positive behavior change. ..
  30. Women-Focused HIV Prevention in the Western Cape
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  31. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  32. Woman-Focused HIV Prevention with Pregnant African-Americans in Treatment
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..g., HIV status, age, stage of pregnancy, relationships with men) that may influence response to the treatment. ..
  33. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  34. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..
  35. Woman Focused HIV Prevention with African-Americans
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Aim 4. To estimate the cost and cost-effectiveness of a culturally specific, woman-focused intervention relative to the NIDA standard in terms of crack use and sexual risk behaviors. ..
  36. HIV Prevention in South Africa
    Wendee Wechsberg; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Aim 3. To examine the moderating and mediating effects of such factors as abuse history, HIV status, AOD use, psychological distress, and relationship power on the effectiveness of the HIV prevention interventions. ..