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Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders

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This fact sheet serves as a guide for individuals seeking behavioral health treatment. It provides three necessary steps to complete prior to utilizing a treatment center and the five signs of a quality treatment center, which include a review of the accreditation, medication, evidence-based practices, position on the role of families, and support networks.

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PEP18-TREATMENT-LOC
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April 2018
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