Critical Treatment Issues Webinar Session 1: What to expect from state-of-the-art addiction treatment for criminal justice populations in applying the new ASAM Criteria
This webinar reviews how addiction is a brain disease with biopsychosocial-spiritual manifestations, causes and treatment needs; and how the ASAM (American Society of Addiction Medicine) criteria is applied to criminal justice clients. It explains how comprehensive multidimensional assessment and pe… Continue Reading Critical Treatment Issues Webinar Session 1: What to expect from state-of-the-art addiction treatment for criminal justice populations in applying the new ASAM Criteria
This webinar had a focus on increasing a participants’ knowledge about treatment for co-occurring disorders (CODs) and referrals.
Presented by Paul Warren (NDRI), the focus of the presentation is to increase participants’ knowledge about useful screening and assessment instruments for co-occurring disorders (CODs).
NADCP Improving Outocmes for Justice Involved Persons with Mental Illnesses Including those with Co-Occurring Substance Abuse Disorders
This resolution was agreed upon by the board of directors in regards to justice for individuals with mental health or co-occurring disorders.
ASAM National Practice Guideline for the Use of Medications in the Treatment of Addiction Involving Opioid Use
This document includes practice guideline that was developed in conjunction with the use of RAM by the American Society of Addiction Medicine.