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Job-Seekers Training for Patients With Drug Dependence - 1

This study has been completed.
Sponsor:
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00102362
First Posted: January 28, 2005
Last Update Posted: January 12, 2017
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Collaborator:
Virginia Commonwealth University
Information provided by:
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
  Purpose
The purpose of this study is to examine the effectiveness of a 12-hour basic job-training program designed to give drug abuse treatment patients the skills they need to find and secure a job and set vocational goals and methods for locating employment. The intervention to be evaluated is modeled after the Job Seekers' Workshop, which was manualized and has been tested in trials.

Condition Intervention Phase
Substance-Related Disorders Behavioral: Behavior Therapy Phase 3

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Official Title: Job Seekers Training for Patients With Drug Dependence

Resource links provided by NLM:


Further study details as provided by National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):

Primary Outcome Measures:
  • Employment or Job Training Program

Estimated Enrollment: 627
Study Start Date: December 2004
Study Completion Date: October 2006
Primary Completion Date: October 2006 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years to 99 Years   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
  • DSM-IV drug/alcohol abuse/dependence
  • enrolled in drug treatment for at least 30 days
  • unemployed or underemployed
  • expressed interest in employment
  • demonstrate English comprehension
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00102362


Locations
United States, California
14th Street Clinic
Berkely, California, United States, 94707
United States, Maryland
Glenwood Life Counseling Center
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21212
Man Alive
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 21218
Daybreak Rehabilitation Center
Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 22125
United States, Massachusetts
CAB Health and Recovery Services, Inc.
'Danvers, Massachusetts, United States, 01923
CAB Health Recovery-Salem Outpatient
Salem, Massachusetts, United States, 01970
United States, Michigan
Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Professionals I
Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48207
Self Help Addiction Rehabilitation (SHAR), Inc.
Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48208
United States, New Mexico
Na'nizhoozhi Center, Inc.
Gallup, New Mexico, United States, 87301
Life Link
Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States, 87505
United States, Oregon
New Directions, NW
Baker City, Oregon, United States, 97814
United States, South Carolina
Dorchester Alcohol and Drug Commission
Summerville, South Carolina, United States, 29483
United States, Virginia
Chesterfield County CSB- Substance Abuse Services
Chesterfield, Virginia, United States, 23832
Sponsors and Collaborators
Johns Hopkins University
Virginia Commonwealth University
Investigators
Principal Investigator: Dace Svikis, Ph.D. Johns Hopkins University
  More Information

Responsible Party: Maxine Stitzer, Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00102362     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NIDA-CTN-0020-1
First Submitted: January 27, 2005
First Posted: January 28, 2005
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:
Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders