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NCJ Number: 965 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: ADDICTION RESEARCH AND TREATMENT CORPORATION EVALUATION TEAM, PROGRESS REPORT, JANUARY 31, 1971
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Columbia University
School of Social Work
United States of America
Date Published: 1968
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: Columbia University
New York, NY 10025
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: NI-69-038
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS REPORT ON THE ARTC PROGRAM DEALS WITH A SURVEY OF COMMUNITY ATTITUDES AND A METHOD SET UP TO MONITOR PATIENTS ACCEPTED INTO THE EXPERIMENT.
Abstract: MEMBERS OF THE BEDFORD STUYVESANT COMMUNITY, IN BROOKLYN WHERE ARTC IS LOCATED, WERE SURVEYED ON THEIR ATTITUDES TOWARD CRIME AND ADDICTION. TWO CONTROL GROUPS USING METHADONE WERE PLACED IN SEPARATE FACILITIES. ONE GROUP OF PATIENTS WAS PROVIDED WITH SOCIAL SERVICES WHILE THESE SERVICES WERE WITHHELD FROM THE OTHER GROUP FOR COMPARISON. A COMPUTERIZED RECORD ON EACH PATIENT'S PROFILE IS PROVIDED.
Index Term(s): Attitudes; Behavioral and Social Sciences; Drug dependence; Drug treatment; Drug treatment programs; Facilities; Methadone maintenance; New York; Social work; Surveys
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