Austin Brown paper on recovery support services published in Addictive Behaviors
Aug 4, 2021
Peer-based Recovery Support Services Delivered at Recovery Community Organizations: Predictors of Improvements in Individual Recovery Capital
Robert D. Ashford, Austin McNeill Brown, Brent Canode, Adam Sledd, Jennifer S. Potter & Brandon G. Bergman
Addictive Behaviors, April 2021
While clinical interventions used to support the recovery process of U.S. adults are well understood, community-based solutions such as peer-based recovery support services delivered by a recovery community organization are not.
Previously collected administrative data of 3459 participants at 20 recovery community organizations in the U.S. were analyzed using a paired samples t-test to examine intake and current recovery capital differences, and multiple linear regression models to examine the association between peer-based recovery support engagement on changes in recovery capital.