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|Research Snapshot: Hospital SBIRT, The Reasons||
"Hospital SBIRT, The Reasons" outlines six major reasons to consider the use of SBIRT in a hospital setting. First in a series of Research Snapshots developed by the National SBIRT ATTC, housed at IRETA, this one-pager captures exactly what you need to know about SBIRT in hospitals--and nothing you don't need.
|Effective Risk Management Strategies in Outpatient Methadone Treatment - Trainer's Manual||
The manual was created as a guide to facilitate your successful delivery of Effective Risk Management Strategies in Outpatient Methadone Treatment. The suggested scripts and activities in each module will guide you through the entire training process. It is important that you become familiar with the content of each module so that you can easily guide the discussion of each topic
|Seeking Drug Abuse Treatment: Know What To Ask||
Published by the National Institute on Drug Abuse (2012), this brochure offers guidance in seeking drug abuse treatment and lists five questions to ask when searching for a treatment program.
|Problem Solving Tools for Drug Court Professionals||
This training manual proposes both content and process analyses to assist drug court teams to evaluate the usefulness and effectiveness of a participant’s treatment plan and progress. These guidelines are not meant as prescriptive, rigid procedures, but rather as an introduction to a standard, easy to replicate and monitor method of gathering and critically evaluating information about the progress of the drug court participant. This information is for the purpose of maximizing the prospect of success for the drug court participant, and to provide for the public’s safety.
|Recovery-Focused Methadone Treatment||
Recovery-Focused Methadone Treatment: A Primer for Practice Today in Pennsylvania. This document is prepared to address methadone treatment for opioid addiction scientifically and with knowledge of best practices. Section one provides responses to some of the most frequently asked questions related to methadone. Section two addresses the elements of a recovery focus to opioid addiction treatment with methadone.
|Workforce Development Monograph - Fact Sheet||
Workforce Development Monograph - Fact Sheet. This one-pager highlights striking statistics about the current addiction workforce in regards to retention rates, working conditions and job satisfaction
|Building the Science of Recovery||
Building the Science of Recovery. Decades of federally-funded research have resulted in a vast knowledge base about the nature etiology, patterns, consequences and treatment of addiction. Information on the prevalence of alcohol and drug use in the past month/year is easily accessible with a few mouse clicks, analyzable by age, gender, ethnicity, geographic locale, and employment status. But there is much we do not know-How many people in the US are in recovery? How did they get there? This monograph outlines an agenda for research into the recovery experience.
|Co-occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders in Adolescents||
Co-occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders in Adolescents. This training manual was revised in 2010. The curriculum format was updated to include the power point within each module of the trainers manual and a participant manual.
|Cross-Systems Training Project: A Collaborative Model Connecting AOD and Child Welfare Programs||
Cross-Systems Training Project: A Collaborative Model Connecting AOD and Child Welfare Programs. A program model and manual for developing and delivering cross training for child welfare and substance abuse professionals. Using a cross-systems approach, the manual and training program address improved services to individuals and families with substance use disorders on a county and/or statewide level. The program and manual can be used to support systems change initiatives.
|Effective Advocacy for Policies to Increase Access to Substance Abuse Treatment in the Community||
Effective Advocacy for Policies to Increase Access to Substance Abuse Treatment in the Community. A training manual to teach line staff in community based treatment facilities, and clients, to be better prepared to face the myriad of policy issues that arise every day in the substance abuse field. The manual is designed to give providers and clients an opportunity to practice the skills necessary to be effective advocates for those who are substance abusers.