ERIC Number: EJ630565
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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Oxford House: A Review of Research and Implications for Substance Abuse Recovery and Community Research.
Jason, Leonard A.; Davis, Margaret I.; Ferrari, Joseph R.; Bishop, Peter D.
Journal of Drug Education, v31 n1 p1-27 2001
Substance abuse following recidivism is high for both men and women. Studies conducted at DePaul University suggest one type of recovery home for alcohol abuse recovery has potential. Within this self-help communal living setting, recovering alcoholics were able to maintain employment, thus increasing personal responsibility and possibly impacting self efficacy beliefs. Discusses theoretical and practical issues needing further evaluation. (JDM)
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