A family outreach intervention for engaging young out-of-treatment drug users: Pre- versus post-treatment comparison
Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 05/07/2012
Santis R et al. – Systemic family outreach intervention was more efficacious than outreach work in reducing drug use in the drug user's home environment. The increased conflict in the experimental group might be explained by parents' increased awareness of abnormal behaviors and implementation of strategies to protect their children.