Five-Year Recovery: A New Standard for the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

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Five-Year Recovery: A New Standard for the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

Objectives

- Articulate the mismatch of brief episodes of treatment and the life-long nature of substance use disorders

- Describe the physician health programs as a model of care management for achieving long-term recovery - which includes no use of alcohol or other drugs

- Define the proposed standard of five-year recovery and show how it fits into the evolving system of health care.

 

Read more here: ASAM's 2015 Five-Year Recovery Powerpoint

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