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.
Patients who choose to use Medication Assisted Treatment for opioid addiction have a choice of medications. Most kinds of MAT involve the use of an… Read more
What happens when an opioid-dependent person seeks treatment for the first time? Different opioid addiction treatments work best for different peop… Read more
NIDA has launched two brief online screening tools that providers can use to assess for substance use disorder (SUD) risk among adolescents 12-17 year… Read more
This guide on addiction and stigma, created by Boston Medical Center, can be used as a template for your organization. Read guide ›… Read more
AMHSA Discussion Guide for Primary Health Care Providers This guide provides clinicians with questions to begin discussions with adult patients about… Read more