E E Epstein
Affiliation: Rutgers University
- Behavioral couples treatment of alcohol and drug use disorders: current status and innovationsE E Epstein
Clinical Division, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854, USA
Clin Psychol Rev 18:689-711. 1998..Directions for future research on ABCT are suggested...
- A multi-site study of alcohol subtypes: classification and overlap of unidimensional and multi-dimensional typologiesElizabeth E Epstein
Center for Alcohol Studies, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, 08854 8001, USA
Addiction 97:1041-53. 2002..In addition, overlap of classification systems was examined to determine whether the four typologies may be narrowed to a smaller set of meaningful, non-redundant subtype schemas...
- Therapeutic alliance and the retention of couples in conjoint alcoholism treatmentH S Raytek
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08855 0969, USA
Addict Behav 24:317-30. 1999..Therapists' scores on these scales were significantly related to number of treatment sessions attended and number of couples completing treatment, but not to treatment outcomes...
- Women, aging, and alcohol use disordersElizabeth E Epstein
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
J Women Aging 19:31-48. 2007....
- Is alcohol assessment therapeutic? Pretreatment change in drinking among alcohol-dependent womenElizabeth E Epstein
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 607 Allison Road, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8001, USA
J Stud Alcohol 66:369-78. 2005..The current study examined the points at which these participants stopped or reduced their drinking during the pretreatment assessment period...
- Exploring bidirectional couple violence in a clinical sample of female alcoholicsMichelle L Drapkin
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, 607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8001, USA
J Stud Alcohol 66:213-9. 2005..Research suggests that high levels of dissatisfaction, conflict and aggression characterize the relationships of alcoholics. The present study addressed aspects of bidirectional violence that occur in the relationships of female alcoholics...
- Development and validity of drinking pattern classification: binge, episodic, sporadic, and steady drinkers in treatment for alcohol problemsElizabeth E Epstein
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers State University of New Jersey, 607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Addict Behav 29:1745-61. 2004..Binge and steady/heavy drinkers were more likely than steady/low and sporadic drinkers to be abstinent at follow up. The final classification into five pattern groups shows promise of clinical utility for treatment-seeking samples...
- Alcoholics anonymous and relapse prevention as maintenance strategies after conjoint behavioral alcohol treatment for men: 18-month outcomesBarbara S McCrady
Center of Alcohol Studies, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 72:870-8. 2004..Across treatment conditions, marital happiness was related positively to abstinence in concurrent but not time-lagged analyses...
- Pretreatment attrition from couple therapy for male drug abusersShalonda Kelly
Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, 152 Frelinghuysen Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854 8085, USA
Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 30:1-19. 2004....
- Sources of distress among women in treatment with their alcoholic partnersChristopher W Kahler
Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Box G BH, Providence, RI 02912, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 24:257-65. 2003..Results highlight the close connection between psychological and relationship distress and potential relations between alcohol-related coping behaviors and both psychological and relationship distress...
- Participation in alcoholics anonymous: intended and unintended change mechanismsPatricia L Owen
Butler Center for Research at Hazelden, Box 11, Center City, MN, 55103, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:524-32. 2003..Owen and Valerie Slaymaker; (4) Social networks and AA involvement as mediators of change, by Lee Ann Kaskutas and Keith Humphreys; and (5) What do we know about Alcoholics Anonymous? by William R. Miller, discussant...
- Testing hypothesized predictors of change in conjoint behavioral alcoholism treatment for menBarbara S McCrady
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854 8001, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:463-70. 2002....
- Accounting for self-selected drinking goals in the assessment of treatment outcomeZayed Al-Otaiba
Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 22:439-43. 2008..The two goal groups did not differ in outcome when the authors compared them using more traditional measures of outcome, percent days abstinent and percent heavy drinking days...
- The pretreatment social networks of women with alcohol dependenceJennifer Knapp Manuel
Department of Psychology, Logan Hall, MSCO3 2220, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:871-8. 2007..The objective of the current study is to examine the pretreatment social networks of women seeking conjoint treatment for an alcohol-use disorder...