Resources for Health Professionals, Patients and Community
These resources for treating OUD and chronic pain were developed for health professionals, patients, family members and significant others of patients and the general community to learn more about the evidence-based treatment of opioid use disorders and the treatment of chronic pain.
Note: Inclusion on the list does not indicate PCSS, AAAP, or partner organizations endorse any of the resources listed and exclusion in no way implies other resources are not available or valuable.
Throughout this document the term “MAT Program” is used to mean the integrated delivery of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and counseling/behavioral health services rendered for patients struggling with opioid addiction. Read more
New medications for office-based treatment of opioid addiction are comparable in efficacy to other chronic conditions such as diabetes, asthma, and hypertension when combined with other interventions and as part of a comprehensive care plan. Read more
The College of Psychiatric & Neurologic Pharmacists (CPNP) and members of its Substance Use Disorders Committee are pleased to announce the release of… Read more
Visit HHS.gov/opioids… Read more