A longitudinal study of the comparative efficacy of Women for Sobriety, LifeRing, SMART Recovery, and 12-step groups for those with AUD.

@article{Zemore2018ALS,
  title={A longitudinal study of the comparative efficacy of Women for Sobriety, LifeRing, SMART Recovery, and 12-step groups for those with AUD.},
  author={Sarah E. Zemore and Camillia K Lui and Amy A. Mericle and Jordana L. Hemberg and Lee Ann Kaskutas},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment},
  year={2018},
  volume={88},
  pages={18-26}
}
BACKGROUND Despite the effectiveness of 12-step groups, most people reporting a prior alcohol use disorder (AUD) do not sustain involvement in such groups at beneficial levels. This highlights the need for research on other mutual help groups that address alcohol problems and may attract those who avoid 12-step groups. The current study addresses this need… CONTINUE READING