Psychosocial

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The ASI Self-Report Form asks questions about the following topics: your background and employment, your health and family relationships, your legal situation, and your drug and alcohol use.
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Center for Health Care Evaluation (CHCE)
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The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual 5 (DSM 5) established new criteria for a "Substance Use Disorder" diagnosis. They are summarized in this article.
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About.com
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This TIP, Substance Abuse Treatment for Persons With Co-Occurring Disorders, revises TIP 9, Assessment and Treatment of Patients With Coexisting Mental Illness and Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse. The revised TIP provides information about new developments in the rapidly growing field of co-occurring substance use and mental disorders and captures the state-of-the-art in the treatment of people with co-occurring disorders. The TIP focuses on what the substance abuse treatment clinician needs to know and provides that information in an accessible manner. The TIP synthesizes knowledge and grounds it in the practical realities of clinical cases and real situations so the reader will come away with increased knowledge, encouragement, and resourcefulness in working with clients with co-occurring disorders.
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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, SAMHSA
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Search tool where a patient or physician can enter their zipcode and receive a listing of the closest buprenorphine counselors, pharmacies, treatment facilities, and support groups.
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The National Alliance of Advocates for Buprenorphine Treatment (NAABT)
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Guide on using motivation to effect substance abuse treatment. Includes information on motivational interviewing, integrating motivational approaches into treatment, and measuring patient motivation.
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Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
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This booklet provides a general overview of the principles that characterize effective treatment for drug addiction, and can be used to introduce staff and patients to this topic.
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National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
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Guideline document discussing the psychosocial treatment buprenorphine patients should receive.
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Physician Clinical Support System (PCSS-MAT)
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