Brief intervention for substance use among at-risk adolescents: a pilot study

J. Grenard*, S. Ames, R.W.H.J. Wiers, C. Thush, A. Stacy, S. Sussman

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This pilot study demonstrates that it is feasible to administer brief individualized interventions on alternative high school campuses to students who are at risk of substance abuse. Students actively participated in brief motivational interviews and showed some improvement in five of nine outcomes at three-month follow-ups.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)188-191
JournalJournal of Adolescent Health
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2007

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