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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in the Justice System

Resource Description

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.

 

Subsections Include:

Introduction
Evidence-Based Arguments in Support of MAT for Opioid Use Disorders
The Medications and Their Effectiveness
Myths About Medication
Policy and Legal Considerations
Conclusion