C E Grella

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gender differences in physical and mental health outcomes among an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, United States
    Addict Behav 37:306-12. 2012
  2. pmc Diagnostic profiles of offenders in substance abuse treatment programs
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 SouthSepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Behav Sci Law 26:369-88. 2008
  3. pmc Gender similarities and differences in the treatment, relapse, and recovery cycle
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Eval Rev 32:113-37. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment needs and completion of community-based aftercare among substance-abusing women offenders
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, NPI Semel Institute for Neuroscience, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:244-55. 2007
  5. pmc Organizational characteristics of drug abuse treatment programs for offenders
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, NPI Semel Institute for Neuroscience, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:291-300. 2007
  6. pmc Impact of program services on treatment outcomes of patients with comorbid mental and substance use disorders
    Christine E Grella
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1007-15. 2006
  7. pmc Motivation for treatment among women offenders in prison-based treatment and longitudinal outcomes among those who participate in community aftercare
    Christine E Grella
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in long-term drug treatment outcomes in Chicago PETS
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S3-12. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations among childhood trauma, adolescent problem behaviors, and adverse adult outcomes in substance-abusing women offenders
    Christine E Grella
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:43-53. 2005
  10. pmc Do drug treatment services predict reunification outcomes of mothers and their children in child welfare?
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute on Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:278-93. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications54

  1. pmc Gender differences in physical and mental health outcomes among an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, 11075 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 100, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, United States
    Addict Behav 37:306-12. 2012
    ..This paper examines the health status and functioning of an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence with a focus on gender differences...
  2. pmc Diagnostic profiles of offenders in substance abuse treatment programs
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 SouthSepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Behav Sci Law 26:369-88. 2008
    ..Clinical treatment approaches need to address this heterogeneity in diagnostic profiles, symptom severity, and psychosocial functioning...
  3. pmc Gender similarities and differences in the treatment, relapse, and recovery cycle
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Eval Rev 32:113-37. 2008
    ..Women are one third less likely to transition from recovery to using; the predictors of transitioning to different statuses vary by gender. The implications of gender as a moderator of the recovery process are discussed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Treatment needs and completion of community-based aftercare among substance-abusing women offenders
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, NPI Semel Institute for Neuroscience, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Womens Health Issues 17:244-55. 2007
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  5. pmc Organizational characteristics of drug abuse treatment programs for offenders
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, NPI Semel Institute for Neuroscience, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 32:291-300. 2007
    ..Study findings have implications for developing effective reentry programs for offenders that bridge correctional and community treatment...
  6. pmc Impact of program services on treatment outcomes of patients with comorbid mental and substance use disorders
    Christine E Grella
    Department of Psychology, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1007-15. 2006
    ..Patients treated in programs that provided more on-site mental health services and had staff with specialized training were expected to report less substance use and better psychological outcomes at follow-up...
  7. pmc Motivation for treatment among women offenders in prison-based treatment and longitudinal outcomes among those who participate in community aftercare
    Christine E Grella
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2011
    ..Study findings suggest the value of community aftercare for women offenders, particularly when combined with prior in-prison treatment...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in long-term drug treatment outcomes in Chicago PETS
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:S3-12. 2005
    ..Although both men and women showed significant improvements following treatment, gender differences persisted in several areas of psychosocial functioning related to recovery...
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations among childhood trauma, adolescent problem behaviors, and adverse adult outcomes in substance-abusing women offenders
    Christine E Grella
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 19:43-53. 2005
    ..Ethnic differences were also found, suggesting different pathways to criminal behavior. The findings underscore the need to provide trauma-related services for substance-abusing women offenders...
  10. pmc Do drug treatment services predict reunification outcomes of mothers and their children in child welfare?
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute on Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 36:278-93. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Dedication of special issue of JBHS&R in memory of Douglas Longshore
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:129-30. 2009
    ..The special issue reflects Longshore's research legacy in the areas of addiction and health services research and his many productive collaborations with other investigators...
  12. pmc 30-year trajectories of heroin and other drug use among men and women sampled from methadone treatment in California
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 118:251-8. 2011
    ..This study examines 30-year trajectories of heroin and other drug use among men and women who were in methadone maintenance treatment in California in the late 1970s and interviewed in 1978-1981...
  13. pmc Effects of sexual orientation and gender on perceived need for treatment by persons with and without mental disorders
    Christine E Grella
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:404-10. 2011
    ..This study examined the relationship of sexual orientation and gender to perceived need for treatment and treatment use among individuals with and without mental or substance use disorders...
  14. pmc Predictors of longitudinal substance use and mental health outcomes for patients in two integrated service delivery systems
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 110:92-100. 2010
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  15. pmc Influence of gender, sexual orientation, and need on treatment utilization for substance use and mental disorders: findings from the California Quality of Life Survey
    Christine E Grella
    Center for Research, Education, Training and Strategic Communications on Minority Health Disparities, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 9:52. 2009
    ..We use a model of help-seeking for vulnerable populations to investigate factors related to treatment for alcohol or drug use disorders and mental health disorders, focusing on the contributions of gender, sexual orientation, and need...
  16. pmc Perceptions of need and help received for substance dependence in a national probability survey
    Christine E Grella
    University of California Los Angeles UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1068-74. 2009
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  17. ncbi request reprint From generic to gender-responsive treatment: changes in social policies, treatment services, and outcomes of women in substance abuse treatment
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs . 2008
    ....
  18. pmc Gender and comorbidity among individuals with opioid use disorders in the NESARC study
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, USA
    Addict Behav 34:498-504. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint Introduction to the special issue on addiction health services: in memory of Douglas Longshore
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025 7535, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:131-6. 2009
    ..The implications for addiction health services are discussed with regard to the application of these themes to practice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Substance abuse treatment for women: changes in the settings where women received treatment and types of services provided, 1987-1998
    Christine E Grella
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:367-83. 2004
    ..These findings can be used to assess the adequacy of service delivery to women in substance abuse treatment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of mental health and substance abuse program administrators and staff on service delivery to persons with co-occurring substance abuse and mental disorders
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 31:38-49. 2004
    ..Efforts to coordinate service delivery across the two systems need to address these divergent perceptions between staff in programs that are increasingly called upon to work together to jointly deliver services...
  22. ncbi request reprint What happens when a demonstration project ends. Consequences for a clinic and its clients
    C E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center 90024, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 13:249-56. 1996
    ..The implications of terminating treatment among a high-risk population recruited into a research demonstration project are discussed...
  23. ncbi request reprint Mental health and substance abuse treatment services for dually diagnosed clients: results of a statewide survey of county administrators
    N K Young
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital 90024 3511, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 25:83-92. 1998
    ..Counties varied widely in their ability to estimate unmet service needs. Implications for policy development related to the dually diagnosed are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of women-only and mixed-gender drug abuse treatment programs
    C E Grella
    Drug Abuse Research Center, University of California, Los Angeles 90024, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 17:37-44. 1999
    ..The differences in program characteristics reflect broader societal gender differences, including women's generally lower economic status and primary responsibility for child-rearing...
  25. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in drug treatment careers among clients in the national Drug Abuse Treatment Outcome Study
    C E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90025, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 25:385-406. 1999
    ..The findings suggest that different strategies for increasing treatment utilization may be appropriate for men and women...
  26. ncbi request reprint Patient histories, retention, and outcome models for younger and older adults in DATOS
    C E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 57:151-66. 1999
    ..Clinical implications of age-related differences in these relationships are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Delivery of HIV risk-reduction services in drug treatment programs
    C E Grella
    Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, 1640 S Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 900025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:229-37. 2000
    ..More comprehensive service delivery is needed in order to reduce the risk for HIV among clients in drug treatment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Improving service delivery to the dually diagnosed in Los Angeles County
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 South Sepulveda Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 23:115-22. 2002
    ..Knowledge gained from research on these differing models of service delivery can be combined with new clinical advances to improve service delivery to the dually diagnosed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender and diagnosis on addiction history, treatment utilization, and psychosocial functioning among a dually-diagnosed sample in drug treatment
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Hospital, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, Cailfornia 90025, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 35:169-79. 2003
    ..Differences among dually-diagnosed individuals related to gender and diagnosis need to be considered in treatment planning and in matching services to patient needs...
  30. ncbi request reprint Followup of cocaine-dependent men and women with antisocial personality disorder
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, 90025, Los Angeles, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:155-64. 2003
    ..The findings suggest the need to address the specific treatment needs of male and female cocaine abusers with ASP...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predictors of drug treatment re-entry following relapse to cocaine use in DATOS
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:145-54. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that a longer-term perspective on treatment utilization is needed to more fully address chronic substance abuse and the problems typically associated with it...
  32. ncbi request reprint Contrasting the views of substance misuse and mental health treatment providers on treating the dually diagnosed
    Christine E Grella
    Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 38:1433-46. 2003
    ..The findings are discussed within the context of clinical and programmatic efforts to improve service delivery to the dually diagnosed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Drug treatment outcomes for adolescents with comorbid mental and substance use disorders
    C E Grella
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90025, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 189:384-92. 2001
    ..Integrated treatment protocols need to be implemented within drug treatment programs in order to improve the outcomes of adolescents with comorbid substance use and mental disorders...
  34. ncbi request reprint A 33-year follow-up of narcotics addicts
    Y I Hser
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:503-8. 2001
    ..This study examined longitudinal patterns of heroin use, other substance use, health, mental health, employment, criminal involvement, and mortality among heroin addicts...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prior treatment experience related to process and outcomes in DATOS
    Y I Hser
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles 90025, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 57:137-50. 1999
    ..These findings confirm the importance of considering treatment process and aftercare in developing and implementing strategies to optimize treatment for patients with different treatment histories...
  36. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of drug treatments for adolescents in 4 US cities
    Y I Hser
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 58:689-95. 2001
    ..Little is known about outcomes of community-based treatment programs for adolescents with drug problems...
  37. pmc Role of social support and self-efficacy in treatment outcomes among clients with co-occurring disorders
    Jazmin I Warren
    Department of Psychology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 89:267-74. 2007
    ..The current study highlights the potential therapeutic importance of clients' personal resources, even among a sample of severely impaired individuals...
  38. ncbi request reprint Mothers in substance abuse treatment: differences in characteristics based on involvement with child welfare services
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, UCLA Neuropsychiatric Institute, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Suite 200, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Child Abuse Negl 30:55-73. 2006
    ..This paper compares the characteristics of mothers in substance abuse treatment who were and were not involved with child welfare services, and discusses the treatment implications of these differences...
  39. ncbi request reprint Treatment processes and outcomes among adolescents with a history of abuse who are in drug treatment
    Christine E Grella
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Neuropsychiatric Institute, USA
    Child Maltreat 8:7-18. 2003
    ..Attention to treatment processes and engagement strategies is crucial for treating youths in drug treatment who have a history of abuse...
  40. ncbi request reprint Health conditions among aging narcotics addicts: medical examination results
    Yih Ing Hser
    University of California, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Behav Med 27:607-22. 2004
    ..2% tested positive for hepatitis C, 85.6% for hepatitis B, 3.8% for syphilis, and 27.3% for TB. The study empirically demonstrated poor health conditions and high morbidity among surviving narcotics addicts...
  41. ncbi request reprint Drug-use initiation and conduct disorder among adolescents in drug treatment
    Yih Ing Hser
    UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Suite 200, 1640 S Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Adolesc 26:331-45. 2003
    ..Findings from this study highlight the importance of better understanding the progression of drug use, treatment utilization, and psychiatric comorbidity among adolescents with substance abuse problems...
  42. pmc Alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical drug use in older U.S. Adults: data from the 2001/02 national epidemiologic survey of alcohol and related conditions
    Alison A Moore
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2275-81. 2009
    ..To examine the prevalence and sociodemographic and health-related correlates of substance use, including alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical drug use, in adults aged 65 and older...
  43. pmc A randomized experimental study of gender-responsive substance abuse treatment for women in prison
    Nena Messina
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:97-107. 2010
    ..05). Findings show the beneficial effects of treatment components oriented toward women's needs and support the integration of GRT in prison programs for women...
  44. ncbi request reprint Treatment services and service delivery models for dually diagnosed clients: variations across mental health and substance abuse providers
    Virginia Gil-Rivas
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28273, USA
    Community Ment Health J 41:251-66. 2005
    ..Characteristics of services provided and interactions with other service providers are also examined. Future research is needed regarding the divergent perceptions of administrators and staff and their relationship to treatment outcomes...
  45. pmc Gender differences among older heroin users
    Alison B Hamilton
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Women Aging 21:111-24. 2009
    ..This purpose of this study was to explore the following question: Are there gender differences among older individuals with a history of heroin addiction with regard to social and family relationships and health problems?..
  46. pmc Using administrative data for longitudinal substance abuse research
    Elizabeth Evans
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 37:252-71. 2010
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  47. ncbi request reprint Do substance type and diagnosis make a difference? A study of remission from alcohol- versus drug-use disorders using the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions
    Mitchell P Karno
    University of California, Los Angeles, Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, 11075 Santa Monica Boulevard, Suite 200, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:491-5. 2008
    ..This study examined rates of remission from substance-use disorders based on type of disorder (abuse vs dependence), type of substance (alcohol vs other drug), and polysubstance involvement (alcohol or drug vs alcohol and drug)...
  48. pmc Alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical drug use disorders in U.S. Adults aged 65 years and older: data from the 2001-2002 National Epidemiologic Survey of Alcohol and Related Conditions
    James C Lin
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:292-9. 2011
    ..To examine the prevalence, sociodemographic, and health-related correlates of substance use disorders, including alcohol, tobacco, and nonmedical drug use among adults aged 65 years and older...
  49. ncbi request reprint Effects of gender and level of parental involvement among parents in drug treatment
    Cyleste C Collins
    UCLA Integrated Substance Abuse Programs, Los Angeles, California 90025, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 29:237-61. 2003
    ....
  50. pmc Methamphetamine use trends among street-recruited gay and bisexual males, from 1999 to 2007
    Cathy J Reback
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1419 N La Brea Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90028, USA
    J Urban Health 85:874-9. 2008
    ..These data also indicate the need for ongoing methamphetamine abuse and HIV-prevention interventions in this particular high-risk population...
  51. ncbi request reprint Contrasting predictors of readiness for substance abuse treatment in adults and adolescents: a latent variable analysis of DATOS and DATOS-A participants
    Leonard Handelsman
    Duke Addictions Program, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, DUMC 3516, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:63-81. 2005
    ..This study links readiness for substance abuse treatment to the core disorders targeted by that treatment in adults and adolescents for the first time...
  52. ncbi request reprint Drug use, drug severity, and help-seeking behaviors of lesbian and bisexual women
    Heather L Corliss
    Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 15:556-68. 2006
    ....
  53. pmc Response: treatment in transition
    Christine E Grella
    Sci Pract Perspect 2:53-5. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Course of alcohol problems in treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburg Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:253-61. 2003
    ..Findings highlight the influence of other drug use on posttreatment patterns of alcohol involvement and the need to consider the effect of normative developmental transitions on the course of adolescent-onset substance use disorders...

Research Grants9

  1. CONTEXT AND EFFECTIVENESS OF TWO MODELS OF SVC DELIVERY
    Christine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These data will provide a multilevel context in which to evaluate the implementation and effectiveness of the two models of service delivery. ..
  2. Gender Differences in a Follow-up of Opiate Users in CA
    Christine Grella; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The study findings have the potential to develop interventions aimed at opiate users that address the specific needs of males and females over the life course. ..