Home > Clinical question: What are the effects of motivational interviewing for the prevention of alcohol misuse in young adults, mostly assessed as higher risk?

Burch, Jane and Martin‐Lopez, Juliana Ester [The Cochrane Library] . (2016) Clinical question: What are the effects of motivational interviewing for the prevention of alcohol misuse in young adults, mostly assessed as higher risk? London: Wiley. Cochrane Clinical Answers

URL: https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cca/doi/10.1002/cc...

Motivational interviewing may reduce the volume and frequency of alcohol consumption of adolescent and young adults (most at higher risk of alcohol use/misuse), but the impact was small and no benefit was observed in terms of risky behaviors......


Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Guideline
Drug Type:Alcohol
Intervention Type:AOD disorder, Psychosocial treatment method
Source:The Cochrane Library
Date:28 December 2016
Publisher:Wiley
Place of Publication:London
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Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption
B Substances > Alcohol
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Motivational interviewing
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Risk and protective factors > Risk factors
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Substance use prevention
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Prevention outcome
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Patient care management
N Communication, information and education > Recommendations or guidelines > Practice / clinical guidelines

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