Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs: Chapter 4: Initial Screening, Admission Procedures, and Assessment Techniques

About the Course:

The TIP describes the nature and dimensions of opioid use disorders and their treatment in the United States, including basic principles of MAT and historical and regulatory developments. This course covers Chapter 4 only. Adobe pages 64-82.


U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Center for Substance Abuse Treatment

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U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

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This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially psychologists, counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about intervention strategies. It is appropriate for an intermediate level of participants’ knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify initial screening process.

  2. Explain medical assessment.

  3. Describe assessment techniques.

Article: Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment Programs

This public domain article is reproduced from The SAMHSA’S GAINS Center.

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Course Number: 101173
Total Credit Hours: 2cr
Exam Fee: No Longer Available
Format: Online Article
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