Booking clients for addiction treatment: What works best?
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Davis, Mary E.
Williams, Robert J.
Goodale, Leslie A.
Canadian Nurses Association
A final investigation attempted to determine whether the somewhat lower show-up rates after the Engaged intake could be a result of this procedure actually being therapeutic, thus decreasing the person's distress and need for treatment. This possibility was investigated by examining clinician ratings of the severity of the person's alcohol problems, drug problems and psychological problems when they came in for their assessment.
Substance abuse Treatment , Addictions assessment , Substance abuse assessment
Davis, M. E., Williams, R. J., & Goodale, L. A. (1999). Booking clients for addiction treatment: What works best? Canadian Nurse, 95(4), 23-26.