Acknowledgments

This report was prepared for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Office of Applied Studies (OAS), by Synectics for Management Decisions, Inc. (Synectics), Arlington, Virginia. Data collection was performed by Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. (MPR), Princeton, New Jersey. Work by Synectics and Mathematica was performed under Contract No. 283-02-9026 (Deborah Trunzo, Project Officer). At Synectics, Doren H. Walker, Christian Evans, and Leigh Henderson were responsible for the content, analysis, and writing of the report.

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