Quick Guide for Clinicians Based on TIP 24 Download only This 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. Publication ID SMA12-3581 Publication Date December 2012 Format Guidelines or Manual More like this TIP Series - Quick Guides Download A Guide to Substance Abuse Services for Primary Care Clinicians PDF 103.07 KB Find Related Information Audience Professional Care Providers Series TIP Series - Quick Guides You May Also Be Interested In TIP 58: Addressing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) This guide reviews screening tools for alcohol use and interventions for pregnant women and women of childbearing age to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). It also outlines methods for identifying people living with FASD and modifying treatment accordingly. Access the literature review. TIP 49: Incorporating Alcohol Pharmacotherapies Into Medical Practice This manual provides clinical practice guidelines for using medications in the medication-assisted treatment of alcohol use disorder. It offers guidance on prescribing acamprosate, disulfiram, oral naltrexone, and extended-release injectable naltrexone. The manual also discusses patient management. Access the literature review. TIP 34: Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse This manual introduces counselors and therapists to brief intervention and therapy for mental illness, substance use disorders, or both. It presents practical methods and case scenarios for implementing shorter forms of treatment for a range of populations and issues. TIP 29: Substance Use Disorder Treatment for People With Physical and Cognitive Disabilities This manual offers treatment and service providers guidelines on caring for people living with substance use disorder conditions who also have physical disabilities or cognitive disabilities. It discusses screening, treatment planning, and counseling, and linkages with other treatment and service providers. Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse This manual describes brief intervention and therapy techniques for the treatment of alcohol and drug misuse. TIP 31: Screening and Assessing Adolescents for Substance Use Disorders This manual provides guidelines in screening and assessing teens for substance use conditions. It covers confidentiality laws, and screening and assessment in juvenile justice settings. The manual also includes screening and assessment tools.