Contingency management is efficacious in opioid-dependent outpatients not maintained on agonist pharmacotherapy.

@article{Petry2013ContingencyMI,
  title={Contingency management is efficacious in opioid-dependent outpatients not maintained on agonist pharmacotherapy.},
  author={Nancy M Petry and Kathleen M. Carroll},
  journal={Psychology of addictive behaviors : journal of the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors},
  year={2013},
  volume={27 4},
  pages={1036-43}
}
Contingency management (CM) is an empirically supported intervention for substance dependence, but it has not been evaluated systematically in non maintained opioid-dependent patients. This retrospective analysis examined whether CM was effective in opioid-dependent patients initiating intensive outpatient psychosocial treatment. In the primary trial (Petry, N. M., Weinstock, J., & Alessi, S. M. [2011]. A randomized trial of contingency management delivered in the context of group counseling… CONTINUE READING