"The Role of the Family in Recovery and Relapse for Women in Substance Abuse Treatment”, Victoria Mitrani, PhD, PI

This qualitative study, aims to gain the perspectives of mothers in substance abuse treatment (or recently in treatment) in the areas of treatment motivation, stressors and motivators including family, preferences and barriers for involving family in aftercare, and perceptions of family therapy, with the goal informing the development of a family-based substance abuse treatment aftercare interventions for mothers and their children.