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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:

  • Searchable directory of drug and alcohol treatment programs around the country that treat drug abuse, alcoholism, and alcohol abuse problems.
  • Simply enter an address into the "quick search" feature, and you will see a list of substance abuse treatment facilities closest to the address. Additional instructions available at http://findtreatment.samhsa.gov/images/loc_short.pdf (PDF,  1.1MB)

NIDA's National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials

Resources on Certification in Office-Based Buprenorphine:

This page was last updated March 2012