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Resource Guide: Screening for Drug Use in General Medical Settings

Additional Resources

Screening Information:

  • Henry-Edwards, S.; Humeniuk, R.; Ali, R.; Poznyak, V.; and Monteiro, M. The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST): Guidelines for Use in Primary Care.  Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization (WHO), 2008. Available at: http://www.who.int/substance_abuse/activities/en/Draft_The_ASSIST_Guidelines.pdf (PDF, 246KB).
  • Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.  Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI) for Trauma Patients: Committee on Trauma Quick Guide. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, DHHS Publication No. (SMA) 07-4266. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007.
  • Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.  A Guide to Substance Abuse Services for Primary Care Clinicians. Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP)  Series, Number 24. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, DHHS Publication No. (SMA) 97–3139. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1997. Available at: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK14386.

Brief Intervention Instruction and Additional Information:

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

SAMHSA's Treatment Facility Locator:

NIDA's National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials

Resources on Certification in Office-Based Buprenorphine:

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