Mary-Lynn Brecht

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Treatment outcomes for methamphetamine users: California Proposition 36 and comparison clients
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2011
  2. ncbi Time to relapse following treatment for methamphetamine use: a long-term perspective on patterns and predictors
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90025, United States School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, Factor 5 151, 700 Tiverton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 139:18-25. 2014
  3. pmc Patterns of treatment utilization and methamphetamine use during first 10 years after methamphetamine initiation
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:548-56. 2013
  4. ncbi Two-year outcomes of treatment for methamphetamine use
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Program, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2006
  5. pmc Polydrug use and implications for longitudinal research: ten-year trajectories for heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamine users
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    University of California Los Angeles, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:193-201. 2008
  6. pmc Predictors of intention to change HIV sexual and injection risk behaviors among heterosexual methamphetamine-using offenders in drug treatment: a test of the AIDS Risk Reduction Model
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:247-66. 2009
  7. ncbi Substance use pathways to methamphetamine use among treated users
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addict Behav 32:24-38. 2007
  8. ncbi Coerced treatment for methamphetamine abuse: differential patient characteristics and outcomes
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, University of California, Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:337-56. 2005
  9. ncbi Methamphetamine treatment: trends and predictors of retention and completion in a large state treatment system (1992-2002)
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:295-306. 2005
  10. pmc Longitudinal HIV risk behavior among the Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Studies (DATOS) adult sample
    Debra A Murphy
    University of California, Los Angeles Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, USA
    Eval Rev 32:83-112. 2008

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Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Treatment outcomes for methamphetamine users: California Proposition 36 and comparison clients
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2011
    ..Significant improvements in all outcome domains were seen across the populations, and treatment performance and outcomes were not substantively inferior for the offender or meth-using groups...
  2. ncbi Time to relapse following treatment for methamphetamine use: a long-term perspective on patterns and predictors
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90025, United States School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, Factor 5 151, 700 Tiverton Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 139:18-25. 2014
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  3. pmc Patterns of treatment utilization and methamphetamine use during first 10 years after methamphetamine initiation
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 44:548-56. 2013
    ..Periods of greater likelihood of treatment participation were associated with periods of decreasing or lower frequency of MA use...
  4. ncbi Two-year outcomes of treatment for methamphetamine use
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Program, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2006
    ..Higher percentage of post-treatment months with employment also was related to gender (being male), ethnicity (not African-American), and higher pretreatment employment...
  5. pmc Polydrug use and implications for longitudinal research: ten-year trajectories for heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamine users
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    University of California Los Angeles, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:193-201. 2008
    ..Results indicate that group descriptions of primary heroin, cocaine, or meth use trajectories over time may present valid information about drug use patterns in general...
  6. pmc Predictors of intention to change HIV sexual and injection risk behaviors among heterosexual methamphetamine-using offenders in drug treatment: a test of the AIDS Risk Reduction Model
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:247-66. 2009
    ..Intention to use condoms was lower for women. Results can help identify areas for intervention development...
  7. ncbi Substance use pathways to methamphetamine use among treated users
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addict Behav 32:24-38. 2007
    ..Results may support targeted prevention efforts and development of more effective interventions...
  8. ncbi Coerced treatment for methamphetamine abuse: differential patient characteristics and outcomes
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, University of California, Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 31:337-56. 2005
    ..Outcomes did not differ by source of pressure...
  9. ncbi Methamphetamine treatment: trends and predictors of retention and completion in a large state treatment system (1992-2002)
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:295-306. 2005
    ..Overall, findings suggested that clients with greater socioeconomic disadvantage and more severe problems may require greater efforts (e.g., services) to be retained in treatment...
  10. pmc Longitudinal HIV risk behavior among the Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Studies (DATOS) adult sample
    Debra A Murphy
    University of California, Los Angeles Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, USA
    Eval Rev 32:83-112. 2008
    ..Of clients who were engaged in regular injection drug use at intake, 76% continued to inject drug at a moderate-stable or increased rate during the 5-year follow-up...
  11. pmc Early and middle adolescents' autonomy development: impact of maternal HIV/AIDS
    Debra A Murphy
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7539, USA
    Clin Child Psychol Psychiatry 13:253-76. 2008
    ..Therefore, 'parentification' of young children with a mother with HIV may not negatively affect later autonomy development...
  12. ncbi Criminal justice itreatment admissions for methamphetamine use in California: a focus on Proposition 36
    M Douglas Anglin
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2007
    ..Multivariate regression results illuminate the relative importance of the variables examined. Implication of the findings for policy, intervention services, and research are discussed...
  13. ncbi Methamphetamine use behaviors and gender differences
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, University of California, Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Addict Behav 29:89-106. 2004
    ..Such description of behaviors and gender differences can provide a basis for development of treatment strategies and points of departure for future research...
  14. pmc Physical health of mothers with HIV/AIDS and the mental health of their children
    Debra A Murphy
    Health Risk Reduction Projects, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California 90025 7510, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 27:386-95. 2006
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  15. ncbi Self-reported health status among treated methamphetamine users
    Lisa Greenwell
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, California 90025 7510, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:75-104. 2003
    ..The results suggest that reduction of MA use among younger people is important in promoting their later health and that MA treatment services could be improved by a greater understanding of how early experiences influence later health...
  16. ncbi Nurse visitation for adolescent mothers: two-year infant health and maternal outcomes
    Deborah Koniak-Griffin
    Center for Vulnerable Populations Research, UCLA School of Nursing, Los Angeles, California, 90095, USA
    Nurs Res 52:127-36. 2003
    ..Children of adolescent mothers have higher rates of morbidity and unintentional injuries and hospitalizations during the first 5 years of life than do children of adult mothers...
  17. ncbi Differences between Ecstasy-using and nonusing methamphetamine users
    Mary Lynn Brecht
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:215-23. 2002
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  18. ncbi Differential predictors of emotional distress in HIV-infected men and women
    Servellen Gwen van
    Acute Care Section, School of Nursing, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    West J Nurs Res 24:49-72. 2002
    ..Approximately 1 out of 10 had clinically relevant scores for depression. Gender differences may provide potentially useful information for tailoring assessment interventions for emotional distress in people infected with HIV...
  19. ncbi Quality of life in women with heart failure, normative groups, and patients with other chronic conditions
    Mary S Riedinger
    Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, Calif 90048, USA
    Am J Crit Care 11:211-9. 2002
    ..In the United States, 2.5 million women have heart failure, yet little is known about their quality of life. Because most studies included small samples of women, the results are not generalizable...
  20. ncbi Methamphetamine users entering treatment: characteristics of the methamphetamine treatment project sample
    Darrell R Christian
    Subst Use Misuse 42:2207-22. 2007
    ..Therefore, the relationship between polydrug use and psychopathology in methamphetamine users warrants further investigation...
  21. ncbi Use ecology and drug use motivations of methamphetamine users admitted to substance abuse treatment facilities in Los Angeles: an emerging profile
    Mayrhauser Christina von
    Department of Anthropology, California State University Northridge, 91330 8244, USA
    J Addict Dis 21:45-60. 2002
    ..Qualitative case studies illustrate the findings and demonstrate the complex inter-relations of society, culture, psyche and soma shaping MA use over time...

Research Grants9

  1. Methamphetamine Abuse: Long-Term Trajectories, Correlates, Treatment Effects
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  2. METHAMPHETAMINE ABUSE--NATURAL HISTORY,TREATMENT EFFECTS
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  3. METHAMPHETAMINE ABUSE--NATURAL HISTORY,TREATMENT EFFECTS
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  4. Methamphetamine Abuse: Natural History, Treatment Effect
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Findings will serve to improve strategies for treatment outreach, engagement, service delivery, and retention, and to design risk reduction programs exterior to the treatment system. ..
  5. Methamphetamine Abuse: Natural History, Treatment Effect
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings will serve to improve strategies for treatment outreach, engagement, service delivery, and retention, and to design risk reduction programs exterior to the treatment system. ..
  6. Methamphetamine Abuse: Natural History, Treatment Effect
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Findings will serve to improve strategies for treatment outreach, engagement, service delivery, and retention, and to design risk reduction programs exterior to the treatment system. ..
  7. Methamphetamine Abuse: Natural History, Treatment Effect
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Findings will serve to improve strategies for treatment outreach, engagement, service delivery, and retention, and to design risk reduction programs exterior to the treatment system. ..
  8. Methamphetamine Abuse: Long-Term Trajectories, Correlates, Treatment Effects
    Mary Lynn Brecht; Fiscal Year: 2009
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