Consultation & Training Services

Consultation and training services to investigators locally and nationally

Study design and analysis

Treatment manual development and refinement

  • Carroll, K. M., & Nuro, K. F. (2002). One size cannot fit all: A stage model for psychotherapy manual development. Clinical Psychology: Science and Practice, 9, 396-406
  • Carroll, K.M. & Rounsaville, B.J. (2008). Efficacy and effectiveness in developing treatment manuals. In A.M. Nezu & C.M. Nezu, Evidence-based outcome research: A practical guide to conducting randomized controlled trials for psychosocial interventions (pp. 219-244). New York: Oxford University Press, Inc.

Therapist training in empirically supported treatments

Use of Yale Adherence and Competence System (YACS) for therapist fidelity rating

National resource for psychotherapy research

  • 50 funded projects outside Yale
  • 18 multisite behavioral and/or pharmacotherapy efficacy trials
  • Training packages to foster more widespread use of efficacious treatments
  • Yale Adherence and Competence System (YACS)
  • Consultation to Stage III studies examining the effectiveness of different strategies to train community program clinicians in:
    • cognitive behavioral therapy
    • contingency management
    • twelve step facilitation
    • motivational interviewing
    • compliance enhancement therapy