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By Stephen T. Higgins PhD, Kenneth Silverman PhD, Sarah H. Heil PhD, Joseph V. Brady PhD

Well timed and authoritative, this quantity brings jointly prime scientific researchers to explain modern functions of contingency administration rules throughout a variety of substance use problems and sufferer populations. Contingency administration makes use of a method of incentives and disincentives to inspire sufferers to satisfy their therapy pursuits, and has been carried out effectively in neighborhood therapy clinics, drug courts, and different settings. that includes illustrative case fabric, the booklet provides a cogent empirical purpose and useful innovations for concentrating on significant medicines of abuse and dealing with particular populations, together with children, pregnant ladies, and dually clinically determined and homeless participants. additionally addressed are the nuts and bolts of constructing and investment contingency administration courses. (20100401)

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60 vs. 40 vs. ) I D D I I I I I I I I D I I I I I Voucher delivery — — 20, 24 — 17, 26, 52 — — 24, 32 — 16, 24, 36 — — — 24 — — — Y N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y N Y Y Y N Y Y Follow-up time points (weeks Positive afer intake) outcome b This is the average total earnings as reported by the authors of the study, as maximum possible earnings could not be calculated. Though this study included a maintenance or second phase, only the results of the initial intervention are reported. c VBRT targeted continued abstinence after abstinence was achieved with inpatient treatment.

E In addition to VBRT earnings, participants could also earn take-home methadone priviledges. f This is the maximum earning for abstinence only, although subjects earned vouchers for other workplace behaviors. g This is the average amount earned by subjects in the VBRT condition. a Note. N, sample size, all groups combined. Setting, setting in which study occurred: DF, drug-free clinic; MC, medication clinic. , involvement in other activities. VBRT schedule type: E, escalating magnitude; P, prize-based; F, fixed magnitude.

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