The Effectiveness of Three Inpatient Intervention Strategies for Chemically Dependent Women

@inproceedings{Dodge2001TheEO,
  title={The Effectiveness of Three Inpatient Intervention Strategies for Chemically Dependent Women},
  author={Karen Dodge and Miriam Potocky-Tripodi},
  year={2001}
}
Objective: This study investigated the effectiveness of three inpatient substance abuse intervention strategies for women: female-sensitive treatment, mixed-gender treatment, and combination mixed-gender/female-sensitive treatment. Method: Eighty-nine women in three treatment facilities were evaluated over a 3-month period on levels of self-esteem, social support, depression, and severity of addiction. It was hypothesized that (1) these women would exhibit lower levels of self-esteem and… CONTINUE READING