Opioid Use Disorders Resources

Browse sessions on opioids in the APNA eLearning Center.
 

Effective Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders
Two free webinars geared towards RNs and APRNs to educate and empower those who provide care to individuals impacted by the opioid epidemic.


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SAMHSA Publication Update - Medications
This Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) reviews the use of the three FDA approved medications —methadone, naltrexone, and buprenorphine—and the other strategies and services needed to support recovery.


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Medication for Addictions Treatment Waiver Training for APRNs
Two free courses on medication assisted treatment (MAT) for opioid use disorders.
 

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Opioid Response Network
Training and technical assistance via local experts across the country, focusing on applying evidence-based practices in prevention, treatment and recovery to meet locally identified needs.


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Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in Jails and Prisons: A Planning and Implementation Toolkit from The National Council for Behavioral Health and Vital Strategies.


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Providers Clinical Support System 
Resources and training developed for primary care providers to provide the most effective evidenced-based clinical practices in prevention through proper prescribing, identifying, and treatment.

 

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SAMHSA Issue Brief:
The Opioid Crisis and the Hispanic/Latino Population: An Urgent Issue -  presents data on prevalence of opioid misuse in the Hispanic/Latino population as well as outreach and engagement strategies to connect people to evidence-based treatment.

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SAMHSA list of State Treatment Authorities
By-state alphabetized list of State Opioid Treatment Authorities.

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HRSA Office of Women's Health Toolkit
This toolkit provides resources and information to bolster care coordination services for women with opioid use disorder.

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