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Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse Treatment: Group Therapy
Published: September 2015These guidelines are for clinicians who lead group therapy sessions for substance use disorder treatment. It describes types of group therapy, and advantages of group therapy. The guide also provides client placement criteria, and techniques for group development and leadership.
Adult Drug Courts and Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Dependence
Published: September 2014This guide highlights the use of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorder in drug courts. It reviews effective medications, including methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone. The guide also provides strategies to increase the use of MAT in drug court programs.
Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women
A Guide to Substance Abuse Services for Primary Care Clinicians
Published: December 2012This manual guides clinicians through stages of primary care for alcohol and substance misuse in adult patients. It discusses warning signs of misuse, screening and follow-up, brief intervention, assessment, treatment models, and legal issues. It includes four screening tools.