This book is an attempt to bridge the gap between research on substance abuse treatment programs and what actually goes on in the field of substance abuse treatment. It is aimed at both the academic and practitioner market (as is Perkinson) and it clearly describes how to determine what evidence based practice is and it addresses some of the challenges that practioners and agency directors might face in implementing EBP. The book is well-written and highly practical. It contains two complete case studies that outline two examples of Evidence based practice which will be particularly useful in the course market.The more direct the learning, the greater the fidelity will be. Train Key Administrative Staff: Make sure that program directors and clinical supervisors have been trained. ... Alternatively, the training can be staged with initial training followed by time to practice the skills in real life, then by more advanced training or reinforcement of the skills in a few months. ... Variation. There are a variety of individual factors that may affect implementation, including client, staff, and agency diversity. Firstanbsp;...
|Title||:||Improving Substance Abuse Treatment: An Introduction to the Evidence-Based Practice Movement|
|Author||:||Michele J. Eliason|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2007-05-18|