Screening, Assessment, and Treatment of Substance Use Disorders: Evidence-based practices, community and organizational setting in the era of integrated care

ISBN : 9780190496517

Lena Lundgren; Ivy Krull
216 Pages
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
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This book is a comprehensive and easy-to-read volume addressing the critical need to close the gap between social work education and training and the field of addiction treatment. It includes a unique critical review of existing evidence and health disparities, and provides organizational, community, and policy perspectives on implementation.


SECTION ONE: Context: Historical Background, Theoretical Frameworks, Current Policy, Treatment Disparities, and the Movement Toward Integrated Care
Chapter 1: Historical Background
Chapter 2: Theoretical Frameworks
Chapter 3: Current Policy-Treatment Disparities and the Movement Toward Integration of Behavioral Health and Health Care
SECTION TWO: The Treatment Process: Screening, Assessment, Treatment, and Continuity of Care
Chapter 4: The Evidence Base for Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT), and Examples of Screening and Assessment Instruments
Chapter 5: The Treatment Process: Motivational Techniques to Promote Treatment Entry and Use
Chapter 6: The Treatment Process: Common Psycho-Social Interventions for the Treatment of SUD
Chapter 7: The Treatment Process: Common Evidence-Based Behavioral Treatments for Co-Occurring Mental Health (MH) and SUD
Chapter 8: Medication Assisted Drug Treatment (MAT)/Pharmacological Therapies
Chapter 9: The Treatment Process: The Evidence-Base of Technology for the Treatment of SUD
Chapter 10: EBPs and Continuity of Care

About the author: 

Lena M. Lundgren, PhD, MA, is Executive Director at the Butler Institute for Families and Professor in the Graduate School of Social Work at the University of Denver. Dr. Lundgren is a nationally and internationally recognized researcher on addiction access, use and outcomes. She is the PI of an NIAAA R25 to educate social work faculty nationwide on evidence-based practices in addiction treatment.; Ivy Krull, PhD, MPH, MSW, is Assistant Professor at Emmanuel College and Senior Research Associate at the Butler Institute for Families at the University of Denver. Dr. Krull has more than 15 years of experience in working with vulnerable populations, with a specific focus on organizational capacity and policy issues related to substance use disorder. She is the Program Director on an NIAAA R25 focused on educating social work faculty nationwide on evidence-based practices in addiction treatment.

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