Marcus Daugherty

Substance Use Disorders: What You Need to Know Part II - Tailoring Treatment

In the U.S., millions of people, at some point in their lifetime struggle with problematic drug use. Substance use disorders pose significant health risks not only for the individual and their family, but also can have far-reaching consequences that affect employment, health care systems, local communities, and society as a whole. Research has shown that often times substance use disorders co-occur with a range of mental health disorders further adding to the complexity of identifying, assessing and treating the disorder.

Substance Use Disorder: What You Need to Know

In the U.S. millions of people, at some point in their lifetime struggle with problematic drug use. Substance use disorders pose significant health risks not only for the individuals and their families, but also for health care systems, local communities, and society as a whole. Research has shown that often times substance use disorders co-occur with a range of mental health disorders adding to the complexity of identifying, assessing and treating this disorder.

OASAS Residential Application Intensive Presentations

CASA/MCTAC and OASAS offered a three-day intensive for New York City providers to complete their 820 designation applications. These presentations lay the foundation for transformation and highlight key concepts that providers will address in their 820 applications, such as person-centered care, trauma-informed care, measurement-based care, and ancillary withdrawal.

Presentations on these four key concepts can be downloaded below. 
 

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