American Neuropsychiatric Association (ANPA)
TitleKentucky River Appalachian Project
InvestigatorRobert Walker
Other Investigators
Contact Emailjrwalk0@pop.uky.edu
Brief AbstractRural substance abusers present with co-occurring disorders and functionality problems. This study examines clients' history of head injury as a predictor of treatment outcomes and as an indicator of symptom complexity and severity at baseline. A screening instrument is being piloted for obtaining head injury history and information about sequelae to the injury as a way of infering likely problems relating to substance abuse recovery.
Inclusion/Exclusion CriteriaSubstance abusers entering community based treatment for substance abuse problems
Opportunities for Collaboration

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