Overview

This trial is active, not recruiting.

Condition substance use disorders
Treatment individual placement and support model
Phase phase 1
Sponsor Wright State University
Collaborator Ohio State University
Start date December 2004
End date May 2009
Trial size 192 participants
Trial identifier NCT01048346, 999999

Summary

Hypothesis 1. Consumers with disabilities and co-occurring SUD receiving IPS will be more likely to be competitively employed (defined as 1 or more days of work over the past 30 days) at 3, 6 and 12 months following the initiation of vocational treatment goals when compared to a group receiving standard services.

Hypothesis 2. Consumers with disabilities and co-occurring SUD receiving IPS when compared to the comparison group will 1.) be more successful in achieving their employment goals as indicated by the ratio of hours worked to desired hours worked; 2.) become competitively employed sooner; 3.) earn higher wages, 4.) have greater job satisfaction, 5.) have greater economic satisfaction; 6.) have greater life satisfaction, 7.) have greater self-esteem, and 8.) have fewer days of using substances during follow-up points.

United States No locations recruiting
Other Countries No locations recruiting

Study Design

Allocation randomized
Endpoint classification efficacy study
Intervention model single group assignment
Masking double blind (investigator, outcomes assessor)
Primary purpose treatment
Arm
(Experimental)
Study consists of one experimental group and one control group. The intervention group received IPS
individual placement and support model Supported employment intervention
Psychosocial intervention involving an employment specialist working with participants recruited into the study and assisting with employment.

Primary Outcomes

Measure
Competitive employment
time frame: May 2005 - May 2009

Secondary Outcomes

Measure
life satisfaction, job satisfaction, self-esteem, substance and alcohol use
time frame: May 2005 - May 2009

Eligibility Criteria

Male or female participants from 18 years up to 65 years old.

Inclusion Criteria: - Inclusion criteria includes consumers who are between the ages of 18-65, able to provide informed consent for participation, and are initiating an employment goal in their treatment plan. Exclusion Criteria: - Exclusion criteria includes anyone who is currently employed and has been for the past 30 days, have an open case with the Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission, or have an open case with another vocational rehabilitation provider.

Additional Information

Official title Efficacy of the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) Model for Consumers With Disability and Substance Use Disorders
Description Hypothesis 1. Consumers with disabilities and co-occurring SUD receiving IPS will be more likely to be competitively employed (defined as 1 or more days of work over the past 30 days) at 3, 6 and 12 months following the initiation of vocational treatment goals when compared to a group receiving standard services. Hypothesis 2. Consumers with disabilities and co-occurring SUD receiving IPS when compared to the comparison group will 1.) be more successful in achieving their employment goals as indicated by the ratio of hours worked to desired hours worked; 2.) become competitively employed sooner; 3.) earn higher wages, 4.) have greater job satisfaction, 5.) have greater economic satisfaction; 6.) have greater life satisfaction, 7.) have greater self-esteem, and 8.) have fewer days of using substances during follow-up points.
Trial information was received from ClinicalTrials.gov and was last updated in January 2010.
Information provided to ClinicalTrials.gov by Wright State University.