Join the MA State Campaign against stigma of drug misuse. Help change the way we think about, talk about and treat people with addiction.
The e-Learning Center of American Society of Addiction Medicine provides over 300 hours of CME on addiction medicine.
“The Truth About Suboxone” is an article about the persistent stigma around medication treatment of substance use disorders, written by Maria Szalavitz.
ASAM is a professional society dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment; educating physicians, other medical professionals and the public; supporting research and prevention; and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.
A national training and mentoring project developed in response to the prescription opioid misuse epidemic, the Providers’ Clinical Support System For Medication Assisted Treatment makes available the most effective medication-assisted treatments to serve patients.
A journal article that proposes use of the term Opioid Agonist Treatment.
Published by SAMHSA in 2015, this brief guide is based on an expert panel review of current evidence. It provides guidance to clinicians on the effective use of medications for treating alcohol use disorder.
Hosted by the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, this webpage features SAMHSA’s publications, including up-to-date clinical guidelines for treatment of mental disorders. It also features publications in Spanish.
Mass Technical Assistance Partnership for Prevention (MassTAPP) provides information and resources about Naloxone rescue kits, including laws, prescribing, education, how to set up a pharmacy standing order and pharmacies with a standing order.