Ethnicity and the effects of mapping-enhanced drug abuse counseling.

  title={Ethnicity and the effects of mapping-enhanced drug abuse counseling.},
  author={Donald F. Dansereau and George W. Joe and Sandra M Dees and Dennis D. Simpson},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  volume={21 3},
It was hypothesized that node-link mapping a tool for visually representing client issues during drug abuse counseling, would reduce communication barriers between counselors and their African American and Mexican American clients. Three hundred twenty daily opioid users participated in methadone maintenance treatment programs in three cities for 6 months or longer following random assignments to mapping-enhanced or standard counseling. Clients in the mapping condition had fewer drug-positive… CONTINUE READING

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