Boston Consortium

Boston Consortium Model: Trauma-Informed Substance Abuse Treatment for Women

http://nrepp.samhsa.gov/ViewIntervention.aspx?id=86

The Boston Consortium Model: Trauma-Informed Substance Abuse Treatment for Women (BCM) program provides a fully integrated set of substance abuse treatment and trauma-informed mental health services to low-income, minority women with co-occurring alcohol/drug addiction, mental disorders, and trauma histories.

Hortensia Amaro

Contributions by Hortensia Amaro

Dr. Amaro’s distinguished research career is centered on the connection between research and practice in public health. As PI on a multitude of projects, she has studied family-focused substance abuse treatments, HIV health promotion, residential treatment models, and drug screening and intervention for college students. She is the Principal Research Scientist for Project LAUNCH, a systems approach to health services for children.