JESSE MILBY

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Substance abuse treatment and psychiatric comorbidity: do benefits spill over? Analysis of data from a prospective trial among cocaine-dependent homeless persons
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Div of Preventive Med, Univ of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Med and the Deep South Center on Effectivenessat the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1530 3rd Ave South MT 608 Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:27. 2006
  2. pmc Effects of sustained abstinence among treated substance-abusing homeless persons on housing and employment
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CH 201, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:913-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Day treatment with contingency management for cocaine abuse in homeless persons: 12-month follow-up
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:619-21. 2003
  4. pmc To house or not to house: the effects of providing housing to homeless substance abusers in treatment
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology CH415, University of Al abama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1259-65. 2005
  5. pmc Toward cost-effective initial care for substance-abusing homeless
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:180-91. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of behavioral contingency management intervention on coping behaviors and PTSD symptom reduction in cocaine-addicted homeless
    Kristin M Lester
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:565-75. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Transitions during effective treatment for cocaine-abusing homeless persons: establishing abstinence, lapse, and relapse, and reestablishing abstinence
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:250-6. 2004
  8. pmc Housing first for homeless persons with active addiction: are we overreaching?
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Center for Surgical, Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions at the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Milbank Q 87:495-534. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Relations between in-treatment and follow-up abstinence among cocaine-dependent homeless persons in three clinical trials
    Rudy Vuchinich
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:165-72. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Costs and effectiveness of substance abuse treatments for homeless persons
    Joseph E Schumacher
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1717 11th Ave South, Medical Towers Bld 616, Birmingham, Alabama 35205, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:33-42. 2002

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc Substance abuse treatment and psychiatric comorbidity: do benefits spill over? Analysis of data from a prospective trial among cocaine-dependent homeless persons
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Div of Preventive Med, Univ of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Med and the Deep South Center on Effectivenessat the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 1530 3rd Ave South MT 608 Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:27. 2006
    ..The prognosis for nonsubstance abuse psychiatric diagnoses among homeless persons receiving behaviorally-based addiction treatment, however, is little studied...
  2. pmc Effects of sustained abstinence among treated substance-abusing homeless persons on housing and employment
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, CH 201, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:913-8. 2010
    ..We examined whether cocaine-dependent homeless persons had stable housing and were employed 6, 12, and 18 months after they entered a randomized controlled trial comparing 2 treatments...
  3. ncbi request reprint Day treatment with contingency management for cocaine abuse in homeless persons: 12-month follow-up
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:619-21. 2003
    ..Questions about effectiveness of contingency management alone, role of coexisting psychiatric disorders on treatment outcome, and individualized treatment dosing are offered...
  4. pmc To house or not to house: the effects of providing housing to homeless substance abusers in treatment
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology CH415, University of Al abama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:1259-65. 2005
    ..Housing typically is not provided to homeless persons during drug abuse treatment. We examined how treatment outcomes were affected under 3 different housing provision conditions...
  5. pmc Toward cost-effective initial care for substance-abusing homeless
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:180-91. 2008
    ..That CM+ yields more durable abstinence indicates that it may be appropriate as stepped-up care for clients not responding to CM (Clinical Trials.gov, no. NCT00368524)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of behavioral contingency management intervention on coping behaviors and PTSD symptom reduction in cocaine-addicted homeless
    Kristin M Lester
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Trauma Stress 20:565-75. 2007
    ..The study provides some initial evidence of important treatment outcomes other than abstinence in addiction-related interventions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transitions during effective treatment for cocaine-abusing homeless persons: establishing abstinence, lapse, and relapse, and reestablishing abstinence
    Jesse B Milby
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:250-6. 2004
    ..These analyses yield information on the processes involved in the manner in which drug use changes as a result of abstinent-contingent housing and work...
  8. pmc Housing first for homeless persons with active addiction: are we overreaching?
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Center for Surgical, Medical Acute Care Research and Transitions at the Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Milbank Q 87:495-534. 2009
    ..One nationally prominent approach, Housing First, offers early access to permanent housing without requiring completion of treatment or, for clients with addiction, proof of sobriety...
  9. doi request reprint Relations between in-treatment and follow-up abstinence among cocaine-dependent homeless persons in three clinical trials
    Rudy Vuchinich
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:165-72. 2009
    ..The lack of differences between treatment arms in the in-treatment-follow-up abstinence relation implies that that relation is independent of the treatment-specific intervention components that generate group differences in abstinence...
  10. ncbi request reprint Costs and effectiveness of substance abuse treatments for homeless persons
    Joseph E Schumacher
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1717 11th Ave South, Medical Towers Bld 616, Birmingham, Alabama 35205, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 5:33-42. 2002
    ..Consequently, policy decisions regarding substance abuse treatment have utilized educated guesses or consensus of experts in the absence of controlled and scientifically rigorous studies of the benefits and costs of treatment...
  11. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of day treatment and contingency-management dismantling research: Birmingham Homeless Cocaine Studies (1990-2006)
    Joseph E Schumacher
    Department of Medicine, Division of Preventive Medicine, The University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:823-8. 2007
    ..Throughout all of the Birmingham Homeless Cocaine Studies, the CM = DT consistently produced higher abstinence prevalence than did no CM...
  12. pmc Long-term housing and work outcomes among treated cocaine-dependent homeless persons
    Stefan G Kertesz
    Division of Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham and Deep South Center on Effectiveness at Birmingham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 1530 3rd Ave South MT608, Birmingham, AL 35294 4410, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 34:17-33. 2007
    ..The findings demonstrate a helpful role for addiction treatment and suggest the need for services to support housing of persons who reduce but do not eliminate all substance use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic compared with abstinence outcomes of day treatment and contingency management among cocaine-dependent homeless persons
    Joseph E Schumacher
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 11:146-57. 2003
    ..The use of diagnostic change can be a practical addition to drug toxicology and self-report treatment outcome measures for research and practice...
  14. pmc Do PTSD symptoms and course predict continued substance use for homeless individuals in contingency management for cocaine dependence?
    Michelle Nicole Burns
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Campbell Hall Suite 415, 1300 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294 1170, USA
    Behav Res Ther 48:588-98. 2010
    ..However, course of PTSD does predict substance use, with the potential for CM to be unusually effective for those who respond with substantial, lasting improvements in PTSD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cell phones for ecological momentary assessment with cocaine-addicted homeless patients in treatment
    Michelle J Freedman
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 30:105-11. 2006
    ..Of 30 participants, 24 (80%) completed the full 2-week protocol. Participants indicated the survey made them more aware of phenomena leading to cravings and use, suggesting the usefulness of EMA as a potential intervention...

Research Grants16

  1. COST EFFECTIVE TREATMENT FOR DUALLY DIAGNOSED HOMELESS
    JESSE MILBY; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. SUSTAINING ABSTINENCE IN DUALLY DIAGNOSED HOMELESS
    JESSE MILBY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Results will provide important knowledge on how to most cost-effectively provide treatment services for this difficult population, knowledge which has important clinical, economic, and public policy implications. ..
  3. TRANSPORTING TREATMENT FOR HOMELESS COCAINE ABUSERS
    JESSE MILBY; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....