Retention and Ongoing Participation in Residential Substance Abuse Treatment: Perspectives from Adolescents, Parents and Staff on the Treatment Process


Many adolescents entering substance abuse treatment do not stay for the full course of prescribed treatment. There have been few explorations into what facilitates the ongoing participation of adolescents while in treatment. This paper describes adolescent, parent, and treatment staff perceptions of the barriers and facilitators to retention and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11414-010-9226-7

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