Substance Abuse (Recovery Groups Survey)

This survey is designed to gather information from individuals recovering from substance abuse problems that employ either the predominant 12-step approach or that of an alternative abstinence based peer support group. The survey was anonymous and distribution of surveys and reminders was via the group coordinators who were contacted by CSR or Dr. Atkins. The goal is to develop a prototype of a treatment assessment tool the Treatment Assessment for Personal Empowerment (T.A.P.E.) measure based on data analysis and scale evaluation. The tool will be designed to provide the best possible client / support group match per treatment approach and aftercare.
Sample
Targeted 1030 by mail and 1000 by web.
Principal Investigators
Tom Guterbock
Client Name
The Walsh Group
Sponsor
National Institute on Drug Abuse
Project ID
4.011
Year
2004