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Issue Brief: Accessing Substance Use Disorder and Related Treatment Services Training for Law Enforcement

Law enforcement officers are uniquely positioned to offer key interventions to those with substance use disorders. It is estimated 1.5 million individuals arrested each year are at risk of substance dependence. As the opioid crisis continues, the frequency of rank and file officers acting as first r… Continue Reading Issue Brief: Accessing Substance Use Disorder and Related Treatment Services Training for Law Enforcement

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U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken

The United States’ opioid crisis is a national public health emergency of staggering proportions. NDCRC has created U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken, an issue brief that succinctly summarizes the scope of the problem and proposes several interventions for local jurisdiction… Continue Reading U.S. Opioid Crisis: Causes, Effects, and Steps Being Taken
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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

From the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence, Inc. (AATOD), comes a timely fact sheet presenting the evidence for Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) and the applications of treatment in the justice system.   Visit the AATOD website to access the fact sheet.   Subse… Continue Reading Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

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Teleservices: Happening Now!

This document offers an overview of the pilot projects, highlights promising practices, and offers recommendations for implementing teleservices initiatives in other jurisdictions.

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Schizophrenia

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about schizophrenia, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Schizoaffective Disorder

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about schizoaffective disorder, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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PTSD

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about PTSD, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Dissociative Disorders

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about dissociative disorders, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Depression

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about depression, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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Borderline Personality Disorder

Fact sheet providing clear, concise information about borderline personality disorder, including symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.

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