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BACKGROUND Currently, there is no agreement among researchers on the definition of craving and its underlying theoretical model. The Obsessive-Compulsive Drinking Scale (OCDS) seems to measure certain aspects of craving, but its theoretical basis remains unclear. The aim of this study was to investigate the structure of alcohol craving, using OCDS data. (More)
BACKGROUND Crime victimisation is a serious problem in psychiatric patients. However, research has focused on patients with severe mental illness and few studies exist that address victimisation in other outpatient groups, such as patients with depression. Due to large differences in methodology of the studies that address crime victimisation, a comparison(More)
BACKGROUND Cognitive behavioural therapy and motivational interviewing are evidence-based treatments for substance use disorders (SUDs). However, treatment for SUDs is still at an early stage and patients are being deprived of many new forms of treatment from which they could benefit. Low treatment compliance and limited treatment success are also problems(More)
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