Hung En Sung
Affiliation: The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University
- Rational choice and environmental deterrence in the retention of mandated drug abuse treatment clientsHung En Sung
John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY 10019, USA
Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 51:686-702. 2007..These findings highlight the necessity of reinforcing perceptions of arrest risks and job prospects during treatment. The study concludes with some clinical recommendations...
- Predicting treatment noncompliance among criminal justice-mandated clients: a theoretical and empirical explorationHung En Sung
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, 633 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10017 6706, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 26:315-28. 2004..Clients in their physical prime, those with poorer social support, and those lacking internal desires for change were found especially likely to violate treatment program rules. Clinical implications are discussed...
- Nonmedical use of prescription opioids among teenagers in the United States: trends and correlatesHung En Sung
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University, New York, New York 10017, USA
J Adolesc Health 37:44-51. 2005..This article reports on trends and correlates of the nonmedical use of prescription opioids among youth...
- Contextual barriers to successful reentry of recovering drug offendersHung En Sung
Department of Law, Police Science, and Criminal Justice Administration, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 899 Tenth Avenue, New York, NY 10019, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 31:365-74. 2006..These findings highlight the promise of blending effective drug abuse treatment with credible sanctions against drug offenses as well as the need for job training, placement, and advocacy services...
- The varieties of religious experience and the retention of clients in Taiwanese faith-based residential drug user treatmentHung En Sung
1Department of Criminal Justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, New York, USA
Subst Use Misuse 48:1219-32. 2013..Results showed that the typology of religious experiences powerfully predicted treatment retention and completion. Issues of therapeutic specificity and relapse prevention are discussed and study's limitations are noted. ..
- Pregnancy and drinking among women offenders under community supervision in the United States: 2004-2008Hung En Sung
Department of Criminal Justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY 10019, USA
J Urban Health 89:500-9. 2012..Effective prevention and control of the problem requires rethinking the role of corrections systems in health promotion. Concrete recommendations are discussed...
- The impact of substance user treatment participation on legal employment and income among probationers and paroleesHung En Sung
Department of Criminal Justice, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, New York 10019, USA
Subst Use Misuse 46:1523-35. 2011..Retention, compliance, and self-efficacy were correlated to posttreatment employment. However, treatment had no impact on income, which was determined by education and work history...
- Sexual and physical victimization as predictors of HIV risk among felony drug offendersSteven Belenko
Treatment Research Institute, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106 3475, USA
AIDS Behav 9:311-23. 2005..Assessing for specific prior abuse histories of offenders and providing targeted interventions may be useful for developing more effective primary and secondary HIV prevention services for this high-risk population...
- Collateral gains from the military? A cross-national analysis of the armed forces crime relationshipIvan Y Sun
University of Delaware, Newark, USA
Int J Offender Ther Comp Criminol 51:599-614. 2007..The findings show that the size of the military and the existence of conscription are significantly related to homicide rates. Implications for future research are discussed...