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Motivational Enhancement for Spanish Speaking Individuals - 1

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT00078169
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : February 23, 2004
Last Update Posted : January 12, 2017
University of Miami
Information provided by:
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Brief Summary:
The purpose of this study is to compare a three-session Spanish version of Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) to standard treatment to see how well MET engages and retains Spanish-speaking clients in outpatient substance abuse treatment.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment Phase
Substance-Related Disorders Behavioral: Behavior Therapy Phase 3

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Study Type : Interventional  (Clinical Trial)
Enrollment : 463 participants
Primary Purpose: Treatment
Official Title: Motivational Enhancement for Spanish Speaking Individuals
Study Start Date : November 2003
Actual Primary Completion Date : October 2005
Actual Study Completion Date : October 2005

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Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Treatment retention, drug and alcohol abstinence

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No

Inclusion Criteria:

All subjects included unless medical/psychiatrically unstable

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Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT00078169

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United States, Colorado
Island Grove RTC
Greeley, Colorado, United States, 80631
United States, Florida
Miami Behavioral Health
Miami, Florida, United States, 33161
United States, New Mexico
Counseling & Psychotherapy Institute
Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 87194
The Life Link
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States, 87505
United States, New York
Narco Freedom (Bridge Plaza)
Long Island City, New York, United States, 11101
United States, Oregon
Changepoint - Cedar Hills Blvd
Portland, Oregon, United States, 97292
Changepoint, Inc.
Portland, Oregon, United States, 97402
Sponsors and Collaborators
Yale University
University of Miami
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Principal Investigator: Kathleen Carroll, Ph.D. Yale University
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Responsible Party: Kathleen Carroll, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine Identifier: NCT00078169    
Other Study ID Numbers: NIDA-CTN-0021-1
First Posted: February 23, 2004    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2017
Last Verified: October 2016
Keywords provided by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):
behavioral intervention
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders