Research on Social Work Practice
http://rsw.sagepub.com Effective Family-Based Interventions for Adolescents With Substance Use Problems: A Systematic Review
Ashley M. Austin, Mark J. Macgowan and Eric F. Wagner Research on Social Work Practice 2005; 15; 67 DOI: 10.1177/1049731504271606 The online version of this article can be found at: http://rsw.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/15/2/67
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Austin et al. / EFFECTIVE FAMILY-BASED INTER VENTIONS
Effective Family-Based Interventions for Adolescents With Substance Use Problems: A Systematic Review
Ashley M. Austin Mark J. Macgowan Eric F. Wagner
Florida International University
Objective: This article is a systematic review identifying effective family-based interventions for adolescent substance use problems. Method: A substantive review of each intervention is conducted using guidelines for effective treatment for substance use problems. Additionally, a methodological review of each study is done using criteria for empirically validated treatments. Results: Treatment components of five interventions—Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT), Family Behavior Therapy, Functional Family Therapy, Multidimensional Family Therapy (MDFT), and Multisystemic Treatment—were...