ERIC Number: EJ672581
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Demographic and Clinical Correlates of Client Motivation among Substance Abusers.
Rapp, Richard C.; Li, Li; Siegal, Harvey A.; DeLiberty, Richard N.
Health & Social Work, v28 n2 p107-15 May 2003
Examines the role of motivation in substance abusers' acceptance of treatment and its relation to treatment outcomes. Better motivation was consistently associated with severity of substance use. Motivation was not related to alcohol and drug use severity six months later. Severity associated with motivation at entry was not related to clients' success six months later. (Contains 26 references.) (BF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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