DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2012.08.001
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Robert D. Hanser

Abstract: The purpose of this study was to determine if female drug abusers in a faith-based drug treatment program would have higher levels of motivation in treatment based on their self-reported religious and/or spiritual orientation. This study utilized the religiosity/spirituality subscale and the sexual abuse subscale from the PEI-A (Personal Experience Inventory-Adult) and a variety of mental health related subscales from the MAQ (Maryland Addiction Questionnaire). Results of the study found significant relations…

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