Family Support Network (FSN)
Outpatient substance abuse treatment program
Includes a family component along with a 12-session, adolescent-focused cognitive behavioral therapy--called Motivational Enhancement Therapy/Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (MET/CBT12)--and case management.
Establishes a support system, encourages family communication, and teaches parents behavioral management skills with the ultimate goal of improving the quality of family interrelationships.
Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, White, Race/ethnicity unspecified
Adaptations: adapted for an outpatient program that treats recently victimized youth who have co-occurring mental and substance use disorders
1. Abstinence from substance use
2. Recovery from substance use
3. Cost effectiveness
© Doreen A. Cavanaugh, Ph.D. November 12, 2009