Cost and cost-effectiveness of three strategies for training clinicians in motivational interviewing.

@article{Olmstead2011CostAC,
  title={Cost and cost-effectiveness of three strategies for training clinicians in motivational interviewing.},
  author={Todd A. Olmstead and Kathleen M. Carroll and Monica Canning-Ball and Steve Martino},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2011},
  volume={116 1-3},
  pages={195-202}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the cost and cost-effectiveness of three strategies for teaching community program clinicians motivational interviewing (MI): self-study (SS), expert-led (EX), and train-the-trainer (TT). METHODS This economic analysis was conducted as part of a three-arm clinician training trial comprising 12 community treatment programs randomly assigned to the three conditions (n=92 clinician participants). EX and TT conditions used skill-building workshops and three monthly… CONTINUE READING