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ERIC Number: EJ384974
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Engaging Adolescent Drug Abusers and Their Families in Treatment: A Strategic Structural Systems Approach.
Szapocznik, Jose; And Others
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v56 n4 p552-57 Aug 1988
Examined effectiveness of strategy for engaging adolescent drug users and their families in therapy. Assigned drug-using Hispanic adolescents (N=108) and families to strategic structural-systems engagement (experimental) condition or to engagement-as-usual (control) condition. Experimental subjects engaged at rate of 93 percent, with 77 percent completing treatment. Control subjects were engaged at rate of 42 percent, with 25 percent completing treatment. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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