Brief alcohol intervention in a psychiatric outpatient setting: a randomized controlled study

@inproceedings{Nehlin2012BriefAI,
  title={Brief alcohol intervention in a psychiatric outpatient setting: a randomized controlled study},
  author={Christina Nehlin and Leif Gr{\"o}nbladh and Anders Fredriksson and Lennart Jansson},
  booktitle={Addiction science & clinical practice},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Although brief alcohol intervention (BI) is widely studied, studies from psychiatric outpatient settings are rare. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of two variants of BI in psychiatric outpatients. By using clinical psychiatric staff to perform the interventions, we sought to collect information of the usefulness of BI in the clinical setting. METHODS Psychiatric outpatients with Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) scores indicating hazardous or… CONTINUE READING