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TIP 30: Continuity of Offender Treatment for Substance Use Disorders from Institution to Community

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This document spotlights the important moment in recovery when an offender who has received substance use disorder treatment while incarcerated is released into the community. It provides those who work in the criminal justice system and in community-based treatment programs with guidelines for ensuring continuity of care for the offender client.

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SMA08-3920
Publication Date
January 2008

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