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Selected Publications
  • Polcin D.L., Korcha R., Bond J. (2015). Interaction of motivation and psychiatric symptoms on substance abuse outcomes in Sober Living Houses. Substance Use and Misuse, 50 (2) 195-204 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D.L., Bond, J., Korcha, R., Nayak, M.B., Galloway, G.P., Evans, K. (2014). Randomized trial of intensive Motivational Interviewing for methamphetamine dependence. Journal of Addictive Diseases, 33 (3) 253-65 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin D.L., Mericle A., Howell J., Sheridan D., Christensen J. (2014). Maximizing social model principles in residential recovery settings. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 46 (5) 436-43 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin DL, Sterling J, Brown T, Brown M, Buscemi R, Korcha R (2014). Client and therapist views about intensive and standard motivational interviewing. Journal of Contemporary Psychotherapy, September (10.1007/s10879-014-9280-1)
  • Jason, L.A., Mericle, A.A., Polcin, D.L., & White, W.L. (2013). The role of recovery residences in promoting long-term addiction recovery. American Journal of Community Psychology, 52 406-411 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D.L., Henderson, D., Trocki, K., Evans, K., Wittman, F. (2012). Community context of sober living houses. Addiction Research &Theory, 20 (6) 490-491 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L., Mulia, N., & Jones, L. (2012). Substance Users’ Perspectives on Helpful and Unhelpful Confrontation: Implications for Recovery. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 44 (2) 144-152 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L., Korcha, R., Greenfield, T. K., Bond, J., & Kerr, W. (2012). Twenty‐one year trends and correlates of pressure to change drinking. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36 (4) 705-715 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D.L., Korcha, R.A., Bond, J., & Galloway, G (2010). Eighteen month outcomes for clients receiving combined outpatient treatment and sober living houses. Journal of Substance Use, 15 352-366 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D.L., Korcha, R.A., Bond, J., & Galloway, G (2010). Sober living houses for alcohol and drug dependence: 18-month outcomes. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 38 (4) 356-365 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L. (2009). Communal living settings for adults recovering from substance abuse. Journal of Groups in Addiction and Recovery, 4 (1&2) 22-Jul Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L., Beattie, M (2007). Relationship and institutional pressure to enter treatment: differences by demographics, problem severity, and motivation. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 68 (3) 428-36 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L., Galloway, G. P., Bostrom, A., & Greenfield, T. K. (2007). Factor analysis of the Alcohol and Drug Confrontation Scale (ADCS). Addictive Behaviors, 32 (10) 2274-2280 Abstract or Full Text
  • Polcin, D. L. (2006). Reexamining confrontation and Motivational Interviewing. Addictive Disorders & Their Treatment, 5 (4) 201-209
  • Polcin, D. L. (2006). What about Sober Living Houses for parolees?. Criminal Justice Studies, 19 (3) 291-300