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Making residential treatment available to methadone clients.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10531632     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This article addresses challenges to integrating clients on methadone into residential treatment, with the goal of promoting greater access for this population. It describes the basic administrative conditions needed for success, and discusses barriers and problems within the methadone program and the residential program. Staff communication, procedures for coordination, client and staff attitudes and understanding, and ongoing education are seen as the key to creating an environment conducive to success for the client.
Authors:
J E Zweben; T Aly; J Martin; S Wengrofsky; J Bacci; R Meddaugh
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of substance abuse treatment     Volume:  17     ISSN:  0740-5472     ISO Abbreviation:  J Subst Abuse Treat     Publication Date:  1999 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-11-15     Completed Date:  1999-11-15     Revised Date:  2007-11-14    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8500909     Medline TA:  J Subst Abuse Treat     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  249-56     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
East Bay Community Recovery Project, Oakland, CA, USA. jzweben@itsa.ucsf.edu
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
California
Community Mental Health Services / organization & administration*
Female
Humans
Interprofessional Relations
Male
Methadone / therapeutic use*
Narcotics / therapeutic use*
Opioid-Related Disorders / rehabilitation*
Professional-Patient Relations
Regional Medical Programs / organization & administration*
Residential Treatment / organization & administration*
Therapeutic Community*
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
5 HD8 TI00648-05/HD/NICHD NIH HHS
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Narcotics; 76-99-3/Methadone

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