The MAT Counselor

The MAT Counselor:
Handbook for Certification of Counselors working in a Medication-Assisted Treatment Setting
Publisher: Breining Institute
Publication date: 2010
228 pp

Includes primer on opioid addiction and treatment, history of opioids and opioid treatment, science and rationale for opiate agonist treatment, pharmacology, pharmacotherapy, screening, admission, assessment, and behavioral pharmacology of methadone. Includes counseling and referral, counseling services in MAT programs, stages in MAT from a counseling perspective, counseling issues in methadone maintenance treatment, take home medication issues, co-occurring mental health issues, working with people with disabilities, and methadone and pregnancy. Includes opioid maintenance, effectiveness of methadone as a medical treatment for opioid addiction, a review of outcomes in methadone treatment, and ethical considerations in MAT.
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