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Psychometric performance of the 6th version of the Addiction Severity Index
in Spanish (ASI-6).
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Abbreviations: ASI = Addiction Severity Index
, HCHV = Health Care for Homeless Veterans, HWVP = Homeless Women Veterans Program, NRT = no (or <30 days) residential treatment, PCL = PTSD Symptom Checklist, PTSD = posttraumatic stress disorder, RT = residential treatment, SCL = Symptom Checklist-30, SF-12 = 12-Item Short Form Health Survey, SS = Seeking Safety, VA = Department of Veterans Affairs, VAMC = VA medical center.
Assessments were carried out at intake, participants being asked to complete several instruments, including the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST) (Selzer, 1971), the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) (Beck, Ward, Mendelson, Mock, & Erbaugh, 1961), the Cocaine-dependence criteria of the DSM-IV-TR (American Psychiatric Association, 2000), the European version of the Addiction Severity Index
, the EuropASI (Diaz Mesa et al., 2010; Kokkevi & Hartgers, 1995), and the Symptom Checklist-90-Revised (SCL-90-R) (Derogatis, 1983).
Primary outcomes among Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal participants were a) retention in addiction treatment at 12 months, and b) response to treatment based on the European Addiction Severity Index
. (14) Rate ratios and 95% confidence intervals were calculated, and analyses were on an intention-to-treat basis.
The fact that there was a significant difference in the addiction severity index
and measures of sensation seeking and impulsivity between those who did and did not report high risk behaviour indicates the presence in this cohort of a construct similar to the type I and type II alcoholism in men (8).
Using composite scores from the Addiction Severity Index
(McLellan, Luborsky, Woody, & O'Brien, 1980), Alterman et al.
"Addiction Severity Index
Data from General Membership and Treatment Samples of HMO Members.
The state and providers discovered, however, that when the clinician and the client worked together on an online version of the Addiction Severity Index
, for example, the process helped engage the client.
The fifth edition of the Addiction Severity Index
(ASI) (McLellan et al., 1992) was used to collect the demographic data and to assess both pretreatment alcohol and drug problem severity and posttreatment outcomes.
Last fall, state addiction services staff received training to administer the Comprehensive Addiction Severity Index
Adolescent to identify potential substance abuse.