ERIC Number: EJ353577
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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Fellowship as an Important Factor in Alcoholism Residential Treatment.
Machell, David F.
Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, v32 n2 p56-58 Win 1987
Examined client perception of closeness to treatment peers in 200 male adult alcoholics in residential alcoholism treatment program. Found that client-perceived belongingness or fellowship was important factor in successful treatment outcome. Clients with an isolate perception stood much greater chance of early termination of treatment and much higher chance of relapse than did other subjects. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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