B S McCrady
Affiliation: Rutgers University
- 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...
- Reflections on a career as an addictions researcherBarbara S McCrady
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ 08854-8001, USA
Addiction 99:152-3. 2004
- Ethical issues in informed consent with substance abusersB S McCrady
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854 8001, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 67:186-93. 1999..Half of the sample used collateral data sources; about 1/2 of these obtained written informed consent from collaterals. Guidelines for informed consent with substance abusers are suggested...
- 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....
- Social environmental influences on the development and resolution of alcohol problemsBarbara S McCrady
Rutgers-The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:688-99. 2006..Kaskutas), and the influence of the occupational environment (Dr. Ames). Dr. Longabaugh, the symposium discussant, addressed models for understanding the relationships between social influences and drinking problems...
- 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...
- Psychometric evaluation of the Drinking Patterns Questionnaire: a measure of high-risk drinking situationsDavid P Menges
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
Addict Behav 33:1061-6. 2008..The current study evaluated the construct validity of the Work-Related, Financial, Parents, and Children subscales of the DPQ as well as the internal consistency of all subscales...
- 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...
- 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...
- Engagement and retention in outpatient alcoholism treatment for womenFiona S Graff
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 08854 8001, USA
Am J Addict 18:277-88. 2009..Results highlight important associations of treatment and relationship variables with treatment retention and engagement...
- 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....
- 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...
- Assessment reactivity to follow-up in a study of women's treatment for alcohol dependenceBlaise L Worden
Rutgers University, Center of Alcohol Studies, 607 Allison Road, Piscataway, NJ 08854, United States of America
Addict Behav 33:831-5. 2008..No assessment reactivity was found for 9 or 15 month follow-up interviews, but was suggested at a 12 month in-person interview...
- The Drinking-Related Locus of Control Scale: the factor structure with treatment-seeking outpatientsL S Hirsch
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers, State University of New Jersey Piscataway, New Jersey 08855 0969, USA
J Stud Alcohol 58:162-6. 1997....
- To have but one true friend: implications for practice of research on alcohol use disorders and social networkBarbara S McCrady
Center of Alcohol Studies, Rutgers--The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway 08854-8001, USA
Psychol Addict Behav 18:113-21. 2004..Future directions for research and clinical implications of research findings are discussed...
- 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...
- Effectiveness of intensive case management for substance-dependent women receiving temporary assistance for needy familiesJon Morgenstern
National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
Am J Public Health 96:2016-23. 2006..We tested the effectiveness of a long-term coordinated care strategy--intensive case management (ICM)--compared with usual care (UC) among a group of substance-dependent women receiving Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)...
- 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...
- Barriers to employability among substance dependent and nonsubstance-affected women on federal welfare: implications for program designJon Morgenstern
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, 633 Third Avenue, New York, New York 10017, USA
J Stud Alcohol 64:239-46. 2003..The characteristics of these women were compared to other women on welfare who did not have a substance use disorder...
- 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...
- Testing mechanisms of action for intensive case managementJon Morgenstern
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse CASA at Columbia University, USA
Addiction 103:469-77. 2008..This study identified factors that predict, mediate or moderate the effects of intensive case management (ICM) on longer-term drug abstinence outcomes in women on welfare...
- Self-help organizations for alcohol and drug problems: toward evidence-based practice and policyKeith Humphreys
SAMHSA Veterans Health Administration Workgroup on Substance Abuse Self Help Organizations, c o Program Evaluation and Resource Center, Veterans Affairs Health Care System 152 MPD, 795 Willow Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 26:151-8; discussion 159-65. 2004..Implementing such policies could strengthen alcohol and drug self-help organizations, and thereby enhance the national response to the serious public health problem of substance abuse...
- Active ingredients: how and why evidence-based alcohol behavioral treatment interventions workRichard Longabaugh
Bio Med Psychiatry, Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:235-47. 2005..Mitchell P. Karno, PhD, presented therapy process data that tested whether matching therapist behaviors to client attribute across three therapies affected drinking outcomes. Jon Morgenstern served as discussant...
- Motivational enhancement for 12-step involvement among patients undergoing alcohol detoxificationChristopher W Kahler
Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 72:736-41. 2004..Results indicate that among patients undergoing alcohol detoxification, ME-12 may be beneficial only for those who have little experience with 12-step groups...