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Back, S.E., Waldrop, A.E., Brady, K.T. & Hien, D. (2006). Evidenced-based time-limited treatment of co-occurring substance-use disorder and civilian-related posttraumatic stress disorder. Brief Treatment and Crisis Intervention 6:28-294. doi:10.1093/brief-treatment/mhl013 Click to view article 


Crits-Christoph, P., Gibbons, M., Gallop, R., Ring-Kurtz, S., Barber, J., Worley, M., et al. (2008). Supportive-expressive psychodynamic therapy for cocaine dependence: A closer look. Psychoanalytic Psychology, 25(3), 483-498. doi: 10.1037/0736-9735.25.3.483 Click to view article  


Donovan, D. & Wells, E. (2007). Tweaking 12-Step: the potential role of 12-Step self-help group involvement in methamphetamine recovery. Addiction, 102(1), 121-129. Click to view article  


Ducharme, L. J., Knudsen, H. K. & Roman, P. M. (2006). Evidence based treatment for opiate-dependent clients: Availability, variation, and organizational correlates. American Journal of Drug & Alcohol Abuse, 32(4), 569-576. doi: 10.1080/00952990600920417 Click to view article 


Harris, K.S., Baker, A.K., Kimball, T.G. & Shumway, S.T. (2007). Achieving systems-based sustained recovery: A comprehensive model for collegiate recovery communities. Journal of Groups in Addiction & Recovery, 2, 2-4. doi: 10.1080/15560350802080951 Click to view article


Hogue, A. & Liddle, H.A. (2009). Family-based treatment for adolescent substance abuse: Controlled trials and new horizons in services research. Journal of Family Therapy, 31, 126-154. Click to view article


McMurran, M. (2007). What works in substance misuse treatment for offenders? Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 17, 225-233. doi: 10.1002/cbm.662 Click to view article


McNeese-Smith, D., Nyamathi, A., Longshore, D., Wickman, M., Robertson, S., Obert, J., McCann, M., Wells, K. & Wenzel, S.L. (2007). Process and outcomes of substance abuse treatment between two programs for clients insured under managed care. American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse, 33(3), 439-446. doi: 10.1080/00952990701315186 Click to view article


Miller, J.C.(2008) 12-Step treatment for alcohol and substance abuse revisited: Best available evidence suggests lack of effectiveness or harm. International Journal of Mental Health & Addiction, 6(4), 568-576. doi: 10.1007/s11469-008-9146-4 Click to view article


Roll, J. M. (2007). Contingency management: An evidence-based component of methamphetamine use disorder treatment.  Addiction, 102(1), 114-120. Click to view article


Sigmon, S. C. (2007) Investigating the pharmacological and nonpharmacological factors that modulate drug reinforcement. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 15, 1-20. Click to view article


Stewart, C. (2009). The co-relation of alcoholic's anonymous participation to alcohol and other drug (AOD) treatment outcomes. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 27:19�37.doi: 10.1080/07347320802586684 Click to view article


van den Brink, W. & Haasen, C. (2006) Evidenced-based treatment of opioid-dependent patients. The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry, 51(10), 635-646. Click to view article


Waldron, H.B. & Turner, C.W. (2008). Evidence-based psychosocial treatments for adolescent substance abuse. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 37(1), 238-261. doi: 10.1080/15374410701820133c Click to view article