PERCEPTUAL AND MOTIVATIONAL FACTORS IN TREATMENT DROP-OUT

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$49,990.00
Award Year:
1992
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Award Id:
19514
Agency Tracking Number:
19514
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
6935 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 500, Chevy Chase, MD, 20815
Hubzone Owned:
N
Minority Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Lorand B Szalay
(301) 652-9020
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE RESEARCH AIMS TO DEVELOP A MEASUREMNT TECHNOLOGY TO INDICATE PERCEPTUAL AND ATTITUDINAL DISPOSITIONS CHARACTERISTIC OF 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, AND (C) TEST THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THIS INSTRUMENT TO IDENTIFY CLIENTS WHO ARE LIKELY TO DROP OUT OF TREATMENT OR RELAPSE ACROSS VARIOUS TREATMENT MODALITIES AND TREATMENT POPULATIONS.

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