PERCEPTUAL AND MOTIVATIONAL FACTORS IN TREATMENT DROP-OUT

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Amount:
$49,990.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N/A
Solitcitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Branch:
N/A
Award Year:
1992
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
19452
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Small Business Information
Rapport
6935 Wisconsin Ave Suite 500, Chevy Chase, MD, 20815
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 Lorand B Szalay
 (301) 652-9020
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
THE RESEARCH AIMS TO DEVLEOP A MEASUREMENT TECNOLOGY TO INDICATE PERCEPTUAL AND ATTITUDINAL DISPOSITIONS CHARACTERISTIC CLIENTS WHO LEAVE TREATMENT PREMATURELY AND THOSE WHO RELAPSE TO DRUG USE FOLLOWING THE COMPLETION OF A TREATMENT PROGRAM. BASED ON THE RECENT SUCCESS OF THE ASSOCIATE GROUP ANALYSIS (AGA) AS AN INSTRUMENT OF PROCESS EVALUATION, THE RESEARCH IS PLANNED TO: (A) TEST TWO ALTERNATIVE STRATEGIES OF ASSESSMENT (STRUCTURED AND UNSTRUCTURED), (B) DEVELOP A SHORT AND EASY TO ADMINISTER DIAGNOSTIC INSTRUMENT FOR ROUTINE USE, ACROSS VARIOUS TREATMENT MODALITIES AND TREATMENT POPULATIONS.

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