Research

Implementing SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment) in primary care: lessons learned from a multi-practice evaluation portfolio

SBIRT was found to be an effective approach in empowering health care providers in identifying people at risk of developing substance use problem... Read more

Impact of a Multi-Component SBIRT Training Curriculum on a Medical Residency Program

The simplicity of the SBIRT components confirmed to be appropriate, and not requiring a specific mode of training … Read more

SBIRT-A: Adapting SBIRT to Maximize Developmental Fit for Adolescents in Primary Care

New ways in SBIRT have the potential to enhance the identification of adolescents with substance use disorders in primary care setting … Read more

Universal School-Based Implementation of Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment to Reduce and Prevent Alcohol, Marijuana, Tobacco, and Other Drug Use: Process and Feasibility

Adolescent in school with no school-based clinic show positive responses in terms of delaying or reducing substance use after SBIRT … Read more

Web-based Training for Primary Care Providers on Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs

Physicians, physician assistants, and nurses responded positive to a simple, distance, web-based training to SBIRT … Read more

Changes in Specific Substance Involvement Scores among SBIRT recipients in an HIV primary care setting

SBIRT has been used among people living with HIV in primary HIV clinics … Read more

Implementing a state-wide SBIRT service in rural health settings: New Mexico SBIRT

SBIRT was successfully implemented throughout the state of New Mexico … Read more

Program- and service-level costs of seven screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment programs

A discrepancy was found at the cost of delivering and time to perform SBIRT in multiple observational sites … Read more