Lori J Ducharme

Summary

Affiliation: University of Georgia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Innovation adoption in substance abuse treatment: exposure, trialability, and the Clinical Trials Network
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:321-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Service delivery in substance abuse treatment: reexamining "comprehensive" care
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA, 30602 2401, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 34:121-36. 2007
  3. pmc State policy influence on the early diffusion of buprenorphine in community treatment programs
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, 111 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:17. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Availability of integrated care for co-occurring substance abuse and psychiatric conditions
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:363-75. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based treatment for opiate-dependent clients: availability, variation, and organizational correlates
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, 101 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:569-76. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in the adoption of medications for alcohol dependence
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:S13-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Early adoption of buprenorphine in substance abuse treatment centers: data from the private and public sectors
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:363-73. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Research network involvement and addiction treatment center staff: counselor attitudes toward buprenorphine
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Am J Addict 16:365-71. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Patterns of organization and management in private and public substance abuse treatment programs
    Paul M Roman
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:235-43. 2006
  10. pmc The adoption of medications in substance abuse treatment: associations with organizational characteristics and technology clusters
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:164-74. 2007

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. pmc Innovation adoption in substance abuse treatment: exposure, trialability, and the Clinical Trials Network
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:321-9. 2007
    ..The findings suggest that adoption of treatment innovations is a function of exposure, organizational resources, nature of innovations, and stage of the diffusion process...
  2. ncbi request reprint Service delivery in substance abuse treatment: reexamining "comprehensive" care
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA, 30602 2401, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 34:121-36. 2007
    ..These findings raise concerns regarding the quality and availability of needed services for treatment of addiction...
  3. pmc State policy influence on the early diffusion of buprenorphine in community treatment programs
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, 111 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 3:17. 2008
    ..This study examines the net impact of efforts by state agencies, including provision of Medicaid coverage, on program-level adoption of buprenorphine as of 2006...
  4. ncbi request reprint Availability of integrated care for co-occurring substance abuse and psychiatric conditions
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:363-75. 2006
    ..Several organizational attributes, caseload characteristics, and service provision patterns were associated with the availability of integrated care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based treatment for opiate-dependent clients: availability, variation, and organizational correlates
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, 101 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:569-76. 2006
    ..Implications for referral linkages and quality of care are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in the adoption of medications for alcohol dependence
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 26:S13-9. 2006
    ..Preliminary data suggest that the early adoption of acamprosate is following a similar pattern. Recommendations for addressing challenges to the diffusion of pharmacotherapies for alcohol dependence are presented...
  7. ncbi request reprint Early adoption of buprenorphine in substance abuse treatment centers: data from the private and public sectors
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:363-73. 2006
    ..Future research should continue to monitor the extent to which buprenorphine is adopted in these settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Research network involvement and addiction treatment center staff: counselor attitudes toward buprenorphine
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Am J Addict 16:365-71. 2007
    ..These data suggest that the CTN's impact on counselor attitudes may be attributed to the greater exposure to buprenorphine received by CTN-affiliated counselors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patterns of organization and management in private and public substance abuse treatment programs
    Paul M Roman
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:235-43. 2006
    ..Future research directions are discussed...
  10. pmc The adoption of medications in substance abuse treatment: associations with organizational characteristics and technology clusters
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:164-74. 2007
    ..These types of medications were associated with somewhat different correlates. Future research should continue to investigate the similarities and differences in the predictors of medication availability across national contexts...
  11. pmc Opioid treatment programs in the Clinical Trials Network: representativeness and buprenorphine adoption
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:90-4. 2009
    ..Implications for studying the diffusion and implementation of evidence-based research findings are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Buprenorphine diffusion: the attitudes of substance abuse treatment counselors
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:95-106. 2005
    ..Predictors included receipt of buprenorphine-specific training, educational attainment, years of experience, and 12-step orientation. Implications for the diffusion of this and other emerging treatment techniques are discussed...
  13. pmc Counselor attitudes toward the use of motivational incentives in addiction treatment
    Lori J Ducharme
    Institute for Behavioral Research, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA
    Am J Addict 19:496-503. 2010
    ..While there is substantial resistance to MI/CM, dissemination and training about the essential elements of MI/CM may enhance counselors' receptivity toward this intervention. ..
  14. pmc Counselor attitudes toward pharmacotherapies for alcohol dependence
    AMANDA J ABRAHAM
    Institute for Behavioral Research, 112 Barrow Hall, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:628-35. 2009
    ..Building on previous research, this study examines counselors' perceptions of the effectiveness and acceptability of pharmacotherapies for the treatment of alcohol dependence...
  15. ncbi request reprint The use of antidepressant medications in substance abuse treatment: the public-private distinction, organizational compatibility, and the environment
    Hannah K Knudsen
    University of Georgia, Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 48:195-210. 2007
    ..Future research should continue to integrate both internal and external factors in theoretical explanations of innovation adoption...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does service diversification enhance organizational survival?: Evidence from the private substance abuse treatment system
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, Institute for Behavioral Research, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:241-52. 2005
    ..There was a positive association between closure and offering an inpatient psychiatric program. These findings suggest that there may be strategic benefits in expanding services to meet the needs of diverse clientele...
  17. ncbi request reprint Controlled-release oxycodone admissions in public and private substance abuse treatment: associations with organizational characteristics
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:41-50. 2007
    ..The high prevalence of CR-oxycodone admissions suggests the need for widespread training of treatment providers regarding treatment for CR-oxycodone dependence...
  18. pmc Research participation and turnover intention: An exploratory analysis of substance abuse counselors
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 33:211-7. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that the impact of clinical trials on treatment organizations and staff members warrants continued study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Racial and ethnic disparities in SSRI availability in substance abuse treatment
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:55-62. 2007
    ..However, the literature suggests there may be associations between the percentage of racial and ethnic minority clients and the availability of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) in these facilities...
  20. ncbi request reprint Counselor emotional exhaustion and turnover intention in therapeutic communities
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, The University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, 30602 2401, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:173-80. 2006
    ..Because these practices are not structural features of organizations, they may be targeted for intervention and change...
  21. pmc Job stress and poor sleep quality: data from an American sample of full-time workers
    Hannah K Knudsen
    University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:1997-2007. 2007
    ..Given that sleep quality is associated with other health outcomes, future research should continue to explore the associations between job-related stressors, sleep quality, and workers' health status...
  22. ncbi request reprint A changed America? The effects of September 11th on depressive symptoms and alcohol consumption
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services Delivery, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 46:260-73. 2005
    ..These analyses provide little support for popular assertions that September 11th resulted in lasting and measurable impacts on Americans' well-being...
  23. ncbi request reprint The availability of psychiatric programs in private substance abuse treatment centers, 1995 to 2001
    Hannah K Knudsen
    Center for Research on Behavioral Health and Human Services, University of Georgia, 101 Barrow Hall, Athens, GA 30602 2401, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:270-3. 2004
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Research Grants1

  1. Comparison of Methadone Units Within and Outside the CTN
    LORI DUCHARME; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The data to be collected in this study will allow for conclusions about potential barriers to effective dissemination of evidence-based treatment for opiate dependence from CTN units to methadone programs in the "real world." ..