R J Meyers

Summary

Affiliation: University of New Mexico
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Getting off the fence: procedures to engage treatment-resistant drinkers
    R J Meyers
    Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions CASAA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 14:467-72. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Community reinforcement and family training (CRAFT): engaging unmotivated drug users in treatment
    R J Meyers
    Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions CASAA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse 10:291-308. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of two methods for engaging treatment-refusing drug users through concerned significant others
    Robert J Meyers
    Department of Psychology and Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:1182-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Bleak and hopeless no more. Engagement Of reluctant substance-abusing runaway youth and their families
    N Slesnick
    Department of Psychology, Center for Family and Adolescent Research, University of New Mexico, 2350 Alamo SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:215-22. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint The community reinforcement approach to the treatment of substance use disorders
    J E Smith
    Psychology Department, Logan Hall, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
    Am J Addict 10:51-9. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint The Community Reinforcement Approach
    Robert J Meyers
    Department of Psychology, Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 16:183-95. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcohol and drug disorders: is there evidence for a developmental sequence of drug abuse?
    Denise D Walker
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, 909 NE 43rd Street, Suite 304, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Addict Behav 29:817-23. 2004
  8. pmc Treatment outcome for street-living, homeless youth
    Natasha Slesnick
    Human Development and Family Science, The Ohio State University, 1787 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Addict Behav 32:1237-51. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Getting off the fence: procedures to engage treatment-resistant drinkers
    R J Meyers
    Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions CASAA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 14:467-72. 1997
    ..Additionally it assists the concerned significant other in alleviating other types of stress and in introducing meaningful reinforcers into his or her own life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Community reinforcement and family training (CRAFT): engaging unmotivated drug users in treatment
    R J Meyers
    Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions CASAA, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse 10:291-308. 1998
    ..CRAFT provides a promising alternative to confrontational and detachment approaches in counseling CSOs to help their loved ones...
  3. ncbi request reprint A randomized trial of two methods for engaging treatment-refusing drug users through concerned significant others
    Robert J Meyers
    Department of Psychology and Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque 87106, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 70:1182-5. 2002
    ..CRAFT alone engaged 58.6%, CRAFT + aftercare engaged 76.7%, and Al-Nar FT engaged 29.0%. No CSO engaged a treatment-refusing loved one once individual sessions had been completed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Bleak and hopeless no more. Engagement Of reluctant substance-abusing runaway youth and their families
    N Slesnick
    Department of Psychology, Center for Family and Adolescent Research, University of New Mexico, 2350 Alamo SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 19:215-22. 2000
    ..Youth and primary caretakers are engaged separately by the therapist utilizing motivating factors appropriate to context of the families' lives and to the developmental position of the client...
  5. ncbi request reprint The community reinforcement approach to the treatment of substance use disorders
    J E Smith
    Psychology Department, Logan Hall, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131
    Am J Addict 10:51-9. 2001
    ..Empirical backing is also presented for a new variant of CRA that works through family members to engage treatment-resistant individuals into substance abuse treatment...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Community Reinforcement Approach
    Robert J Meyers
    Department of Psychology, Center on Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictions, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 16:183-95. 2003
    ..CRAFT works through concerned family members and friends of these treatment refusers in an effort to get them to seek therapy (Sisson & Azrin, 1986). Descriptions and the empirical support for CRA and CRAFT follow...
  7. ncbi request reprint A comparison of alcohol and drug disorders: is there evidence for a developmental sequence of drug abuse?
    Denise D Walker
    School of Social Work, University of Washington, 909 NE 43rd Street, Suite 304, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Addict Behav 29:817-23. 2004
    ..35, P=.019). These results suggest that Jellinek's model of progression of alcoholism may also apply to the development of drug disorders. However, important differences found between the alcohol and drug progressions are discussed...
  8. pmc Treatment outcome for street-living, homeless youth
    Natasha Slesnick
    Human Development and Family Science, The Ohio State University, 1787 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Addict Behav 32:1237-51. 2007
    ..This study indicates that homeless youth can be engaged into treatment and respond favorably to intervention efforts. However, more treatment development research is needed to address the barriers associated with serving these youth...