Affiliation: Treatment Research Institute
- Substance abuse treatment providers' beliefs and objections regarding contingency management: implications for disseminationKimberly C Kirby
Treatment Research Institute, 600 Public Ledger Building, 150 S Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 85:19-27. 2006..These findings have implications for improving the dissemination of this empirically-supported treatment...
- Is exposure to an effective contingency management intervention associated with more positive provider beliefs?Kimberly C Kirby
Treatment Research Institute, 150 S Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA19106, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 42:356-65. 2012..The results from the study suggest that exposing community treatment providers to incentive programs may itself be an effective strategy in prompting the dissemination of CM interventions...
- Interdependent group contingency management for cocaine-dependent methadone maintenance patientsKimberly C Kirby
Treatment Research Institute, 600 Public Ledger Building, 150 S Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
J Appl Behav Anal 41:579-95. 2008..The group CM intervention proved feasible and safe. The MB condition improved group CM meeting attendance relative to the CA condition...
- The Significant Other Checklist: measuring the problems experienced by family members of drug usersKimberly C Kirby
Treatment Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 600 Public Ledger Building, 150 S Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106 3475, USA
Addict Behav 30:29-47. 2005....
- A faith-based intervention for cocaine-dependent Black womenGerald J Stahler
Department of Geography and Urban Studies, 309 Gladfelter Hall, Temple University 025 27, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Psychoactive Drugs 39:183-90. 2007..Creating a community of social support through Black churches appears feasible and promising, and may be a cost-effective means of providing longer-term post-treatment support for cocaine-addicted women...
- Effects of lower-cost incentives on stimulant abstinence in methadone maintenance treatment: a National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network studyJessica M Peirce
Mid Atlantic Node, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:201-8. 2006....
- Effect of prize-based incentives on outcomes in stimulant abusers in outpatient psychosocial treatment programs: a national drug abuse treatment clinical trials network studyNancy M Petry
Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1148-56. 2005....
- Day treatment for cocaine dependence: incremental utility over outpatient counseling and voucher incentivesDouglas B Marlowe
Treatment Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, 600 Public Ledger Building, 150 S Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106 3475, USA
Addict Behav 28:387-98. 2003..In addition, there may have been a ceiling effect from the vouchers, which masked the influence of the additional day treatment components...
- Status hearings in drug court: when more is less and less is moreDavid S Festinger
Treatment Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania, 600 Public Ledger Building, 150 South Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA 19106 3475, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 68:151-7. 2002..These findings lend useful guidance to drug courts. Status hearings are expensive and time consuming and should be targeted to clients who would benefit most from them...
- Shaping reduced smoking in smokers without cessation plansR J Lamb
Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, 78229, USA
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 13:83-92. 2005..However, more individuals in the 4-sample window group achieved a BCO level below 4 ppm, indicating recent abstinence. These individuals did so more rapidly and for a greater number of visits...
- Development and initial demonstration of a community-based intervention for homeless, cocaine-using, African-American WomenGerald J Stahler
Department of Geography and Urban Studies, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 28:171-9. 2005..Participants who received Bridges had greater treatment retention, reported 100% cocaine abstinence at follow-up, and were more satisfied with their treatment...
- Comparative analysis of state requirements for the training of substance abuse and mental health counselorsMaryLouise E Kerwin
Department of Psychology, Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ 08028, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 30:173-81. 2006..Although these different models for training are valid, they each have different implications for clinical practice, dissemination of research findings to practice, and management within the service delivery model...
- Contingencies for change in complacent smokersR J Lamb
Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 15:245-55. 2007....
- Social adjustment of family members and significant others (FSOs) of drug usersClifton R Hudson
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 23:171-81. 2002..Further inquiry is needed to improve our understanding of the impact of drug use on the users' family members...
- From telephone to office: intake attendance as a function of appointment delayDavid S Festinger
Treatment Research Institute at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19106 3475, USA
Addict Behav 27:131-7. 2002..This accelerated intake procedure allows clinics to reach more patients in need of services...
- Behavior Therapy Development of Group CM in Methadone TxKimberly Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2007..e., number of behaviors targeted, frequency of urine testing). While developing this Group CM intervention will not by itself result in improved dissemination of CM, it is a critical first step in this direction. ..
- A Behavioral Model for Maintenance of Drug AbstinenceKimberly Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2007..Research questions address issues of CM duration, the development of new behaviors incompatible with drug use, and the availability of natural maintaining contingencies of reinforcement. ..
- CRAFT Behavior Therapy Phase 2 Study: Tx Entry ComponentKimberly Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2007..Thus, the proposed research will have both scientific and practical benefits for drug users and their CSOs. ..
- Multimedia Toolkits to Implement 12-Step Recovery Concepts in Group CounselingDeni Carise; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- AN INTERVIEW FOR FAMILIES OF DRUG USERSKimberly Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2003..In addition, it could be a useful outcome measure in drug abuse treatment, providing information about improvements and cost-offsets that extend beyond the drug abuser to his or her family. ..
- Community Reinforcement Through Religious CommunitiesKimberly Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2004..Overall, this research could provide a cost-effective, community friendly means of adapting an efficacious behavioral treatment (CRA) for wider use in community treatment settings. ..
- Multimedia Toolkits to Implement 12-Step Recovery Concepts in Group CounselingKimberly C Kirby; Fiscal Year: 2010....