New Resources Available From SAMHSA

Based on TIP 53: Addressing Viral Hepatitis in People with Substance Use Disorders – A Quick Guide for Clinicians and Administrators

Offers clinicians information to address viral hepatitis when working with people with substance use disorders. Covers hepatitis prevention, screening, treatment, and service coordination, and guides administrators on how to add or improve hepatitis services.

http://atforum.com/documents/TIP53QuickGuide_000.pdf


Based on TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery from Substance Use Disorders – A Quick Guide for Clinicians and Administrators

Summarizes guidelines for clinicians treating chronic pain in adults with a history of substance abuse. Covers patient assessment, chronic pain management, managing addiction risk in patients treated with opioids, and patient education.

http://atforum.com/documents/TIP54QuickGuide.pdf

Source: Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration – November 2013

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