Clinical Issues in Intensive Outpatient Treatment for Substance Use Disorders
An overview on Intensive Outpatient (IOP) treatment, this article focuses on the benefits of an IOP program that balances individualized care with other community social services to create recovery networks for patients.
Using Motivational Interviewing in Substance Use Disorder Treatment
This article elaborates on how MI allows clients to better understand their own values and goals in order to promote lasting positive outcomes through internal motivational change.
Crisis Services: Meeting Needs, Saving Lives
With mental illness being the nation’s most prevalent disability, this toolkit seeks to establish national guidelines and transform the infrastructure of the US’ inconsistent and lacking crisis care system.
Treating Substance Use Disorder in Older Adults
Substance misuse in older adults is often overlooked. This publication helps providers identify and better treat this population using methods that are tailored to their age-related needs.
Improving Cultural Competence
A guide for healthcare workers that emphasizes the importance of cultural competence and the consideration of racial and ethnic factors to provide better experiences for both clients and providers.