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Randomized Controlled Trial of Harm Reduction Treatment for Alcohol (HaRT-A) for People Experiencing Homelessness and Alcohol Use Disorder

March 8, 2019
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International Journal of Drug Policy - May 2019, Volume 67, Pages 24-33 by Dr. Susan E. Collins, Dr. Seema L. Clifasefi, et al.

How to actually reduce harmful substance use? A new randomized controlled trial shows that a harm reduction-based intervention reduces use of alcohil.  The project was led by the Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) research team at the University of Washington HaRRT Center, Dr. Susan Collins and Dr. Seema Clifasefi, and also involved our esteemed colleague at the Downtown Emergency Service Center (DESC), Daniel Malone.

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