Implementation Outcome Studies

Studies that examined more than one outcome may be listed in more than one category.


 Implementation & Fidelity

Hoogeveen, C. E., Vogelvang, B., Rigter, H. (2017). Feasibility of inpatient and outpatient Multidimensional Family Therapy for improving behavioral outcomes in adolescents referred to residential youth care. Residential Treatment for Children & Youth, 34, 61-82.

Rigter, H., Rowe, C. L., Gantner, A., Mos, K., Nielsen, P., Phan, O.,…Liddle, H. A. (2015). From research to practice: The international implementation of Multidimensional Family Therapy. In N. el-Guebaly, G. CarrĂ , & M. Galanter (Eds.), Textbook of addiction treatment: International perspectives. NY: Springer Publishers.

Hogue, A., Dauber, S., Henderson, C. E., & Liddle, H. A. (2013). Reliability of therapist self-report on treatment targets and focus in family-based intervention. Administration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research, 1-9.

Rowe, C. L., Rigter, H., Gantner, A., Mos, K., Nielsen, P., Phan, O., & Henderson, C. (2013). Implementation fidelity of Multidimensional Family Therapy in an international trial. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 44(4), 391-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2012.08.225

Liddle, H. A., Dakof, G. A., Henderson, C. E., & Rowe, C. L. (2011). Implementation outcomes of Multidimensional Family Therapy-Detention to Community: A reintegration program for drug-using juvenile detainees. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology55, 587-604. doi: 10.1177/0306624X10366960

Phan, O., Henderson, C. E., Angelidis, T., Weil, P., van Toorn, M., Rigter, R., ... Rigter, H. (2011). European youth care sites serve different populations of adolescents with cannabis use disorder. Baseline and referral data from the INCANT trialBMC Psychiatry, 11(110).

Rigter, H., Pelc, I., Tossmann, P., Phan, O., Grichting, E., Hendriks, V., & Rowe, C. (2010). INCANT: A transnational randomized trial of Multidimensional Family Therapy versus treatment as usual for adolescents with cannabis use disorder. BMC Psychiatry,10(28). doi: 10.1186/1471-244X-10-28

Liddle, H. A., Rowe, C. L., Quille, T., Dakof, G. A., Mills, D. S., Sakran, E.., & Biaggi, H. (2002). Transporting a research-based adolescent drug treatment into practice. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 22(4), 231-24. doi: 10.1016/S0740-5472(02)00239-8


Retention & Engagement

Rowe, C. L., Rigter, H., Gantner, A., Mos, K., Nielsen, P., Phan, O., & Henderson, C. (2013). Implementation fidelity of Multidimensional Family Therapy in an international trial. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 44(4), 391-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2012.08.225

Liddle, H. A., Dakof, G. A., Henderson, C. E., & Rowe, C. L. (2011). Implementation outcomes of Multidimensional Family Therapy-Detention to Community: A reintegration program for drug-using juvenile detainees. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology55, 587-604. doi: 10.1177/0306624X10366960

Robbins, M. S., Liddle, H. A., Turner, C. W., Dakof, G. A., Alexander, J. F., & Kogan, S. M. (2006). Adolescent and parent therapeutic alliances as predictors of dropout in Multidimensional Family Therapy. Journal of Family Psychology, 20(1), 108-116. doi: 10.1037/0893-3200.20.1.108

Shelef, K., Diamond, G. M., Diamond, G. S., & Liddle, H. A. (2005). Adolescent and parent alliance and treatment outcome in Multidimensional Family Therapy. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 73(4), 689-698. doi: 10.1037/0022-006X.73.4.689

Jackson-Gilfort, A., Liddle, H. A., Tejeda, M. J., & Dakof, G. A. (2001). Facilitating engagement of African American male adolescents in family therapy: A cultural theme process study. Journal of Black Psychology, 27(3), 321-340. doi: 10.1177/0095798401027003005

Diamond, G. M., Liddle, H. A., Hogue, A., & Dakof, G. A. (1999). Alliance-building interventions with adolescents in family therapy: A process study. Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, Practice, & Training, 36(4), 355-368. doi: 10.1037/h0087729


Cost Analyses

Goorden, M., van der Schee, E., Hendriks, V. M., Hakkaart-van Roijen, L. (2016). Cost-effectiveness of multidimensional family therapy compared to cognitive behavioral therapy for adolescents with a cannabis use disorder: data from a randomized controlled trial. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 162, 154-161.

Zavala, S. K., French, M. T., Henderson, C. E., Alberga, L., Rowe, C., & Liddle, H. A. (2005). Guidelines and challenges for estimating the economic costs and benefits of adolescent substance abuse treatments. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 29(3), 191-205.

French, M. T., Roebuck, M. C., Dennis, M., Godley, S., Liddle, H. A., & Tims, F. (2003). Outpatient marijuana treatment for adolescents: Economic evaluation of a multisite field experiment. Evaluation Review, 27(4), 421-459. doi: 10.1177/0193841X03254349