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MI Blending Products:
· MI:PRESTO (online course)
· MIIS (implementation software)

Motivational Incentives: Positive Reinforcers Enhance Successful Treatment Outcomes (MI:PRESTO) (Blending Team Product)

Produced by the NIDA/SAMHSA-ATTC Blending Initiative, 2011

Nancy M. Petry, PhD (University of Connecticut Health Center, NEC Node), Denise Pintello, MSW, PhD (National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)), Kenzie L. Preston, PhD (National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)), Maxine L. Stitzer, PhD (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, MA Node), Pat Stilen, LCSW, CADAC (Mid-America ATTC), Lonnetta M. Albright (Great Lakes ATTC, University of Illinois, Chicago), Holly Hagle, PhD (Northeast ATTC), Candace Peters (Prairielands ATTC, University of Iowa).

Motivational Incentives: Positive Reinforcers to Enhance Successful Treatment Outcomes (MI:PRESTO) is an interactive online course that focuses on the process of adopting Motivational Incentives in a clinical setting. By design, this course builds upon the Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network's Technology Transfer Conceptual Model. Highlighted within this model is a multidimensional process that promotes the use of an innovation, in this case Motivational Incentives.

This free, self-guided, online learning tool assists Clinical Supervisors and other behavioral healthcare practitioners to learn and experience how to utilize the 7 Principles of Motivational Incentives introduced in PAMI, to facilitate the adoption of Motivational Incentives as an effective evidence-based practice aimed at reducing drug abuse and promoting positive outcomes for patients.

Find the MI:PRESTO course in the list here: that the link provided on the MI:PRESTO website itself is no longer accurate.)

This product has been combined with two other MI Blending Team Products, PAMI and MIIS, to form a "Motivational Incentives (MI) Suite." All three products are available on the PAMI web site: (Blending Team Product, PDF, English, 2011)

Keywords: Behavior therapy | Blending Team Products | Blending Team Product: MI:PRESTO | Clinician information | Contingency management (CM) | Dissemination | MIEDAR | Motivational incentives | Stimulant abuse | Training

Document No: 746

Submitted by the CTN Dissemination Librarians, 9/1/2011.

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Supported by a grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the University of Washington Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute.
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