Sexual abuse among women entering methadone treatment.

  title={Sexual abuse among women entering methadone treatment.},
  author={Norma G Bartholomew and Grace A Rowan-Szal and Lois R Chatham and Diane C Nucatola and D. Dwayne Simpson},
  journal={Journal of psychoactive drugs},
  volume={34 4},
Women who enter drug abuse treatment programs are likely to report histories of sexual abuse that may impact psychosocial functioning, retention, and outcomes. This study investigates differences at admission between women with and without sexual abuse histories who entered an outpatient methadone treatment program in Texas. In a sample of 137 women, 39… CONTINUE READING