Quick Guide For Clinicians Based on TIP 45: Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment

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Quick Guide For Clinicians Based on TIP 45: Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment

Description

This guide accompanies the Detoxification and Substance Abuse Treatment, Number 45 in the Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) series published by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). It is based entirely on TIP 45 and is designed to meet the needs of the busy clinician for concise, easily accessed “how-to” information.

This guide is divided into the following sections:

  • Why a quick guide?
  • What is a TIP?
  • Introduction
  • Levels of care and patient placement
  • Biomedical and psychosocial issues
  • Strategies for engagement and recovery
  • Referrals and linkages
  • Biopsychosocial screening and assessment
  • Detoxification services for specific substances of abuse

Developer:

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Funding Sources:

Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: October 2007
Last Updated: 07/03/12

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