1 Department of Psychiatry, St. Barnabas Hospital, Third Avenue & 183rd Street, Bronx, New York, 10457.
2 Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, CMHC/Substance Abuse Center, Room S209, 34 Park Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06519. Send reprint requests to Dr. Pantalon.
Preliminary results of this study were presented at the annual meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy (November, 1997) in Miami, Florida.
The authors express their gratitude to Robert Basile, Jewel James, David Randall, and Jennifer Wilson for administering questionnaires, conducting motivational interviews, and collecting follow-up data; to Giselle Albuquerque, Wendy Bobadilla, Brian Klein, and Beatrice Martineau for their assistance in data management; to Drs. Richard Schottenfeld, Bruce Rounsaville, Marek Chawarski, Douglas Zeidonis, and Tony George for their helpful comments on an earlier draft of this manuscript; and to the staff and patients of St. Barnabas and Union Hospital's Department of Psychiatry who participated in this study.