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Tools and Resources for Your Practice
NIDA Centers of Excellence (CoE) for Physician Information: Preparing medical students and physicians for the challenge of identifying and treating patients at risk for drug abuse.
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- Opioid and Pain Management CMEs - Featuring videos that model effective communication, courses provide guidance for screening pain patients before prescribing and identifying when patients are abusing their medications. Accreditation through Medscape Education
Addiction Performance Project: A CME & CE program is part of NIDA's outreach to practicing health professionals and those in training
Why Physicians Should Screen Their Patients (1:08)
What physicians Should Know About Addiction and Recovery: Cliff
How NMASSIST Can Help Guide Physicians Through the Screening Process (0:42)
The Most Important Things I've Learned Through Addiction and Recovery: Rhonda
NIDA’s Addiction Performance Project–What’s It All About?
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Prescription Drug Abuse
Learn what you can do to
prevent medicine abuse at
Offers guidance in seeking drug abuse treatment and lists five questions to ask when searching for a treatment program.
Formed with SAMHSA to reduce the gap between research results and treatment.