Medication Assisted Treatment Course
The National Drug Court Institute (NDCI) with funding from the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Executive Office of the White House in collaboration with American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry (AAAP) developed an online training curriculum designed to educate drug court professionals on medication assisted treatments (MAT) for substance use disorders with a major focus on opioid use disorders. Nine modules were developed and are available at this website.
- Module 1: What are Substance Use Disorders?
- Module 2: What is Medication-Assisted Treatment?
- Module 3: Medication Assisted Therapies: Using Medication for Treatment of Opioid and Alcohol Disorders?
- Module 4: Strategies to Reduce Diversion of Abusable Medications
- Module 5: Primary Components of Evidenced-Based Treatments for Addictions
- Module 6: Pros and Cons of MAT
- Module 7: Drug Courts and MAT: The Legal Landscape
- Module 8: Long-term Opioid Therapy and Chronic Pain: Understanding and Mitigating Risk
- Module 9: Interpretation of Drug Testing Results in Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
To view a module, click on the link.
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This project was supported by Grant No. G1299ONDCP02A awarded by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, Executive Office of the President. Points of view or opinions in this document are those of the authors and do not represent the official position or policies of the Executive office of the President.