Substance Use & Recovery

Resources for Employers:

Resources on Drug Overdose:

Resources on Medicated Assisted Treatment

  • Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT), SAMHSA, (1/4/2021)
  • SAMHSA: Medicaid Coverage of Medication-Assisted Treatment for Alcohol and Opioid Use Disorders and of Medication for the Reversal of Opioid Overdose

Resources on Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome:

Resources on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders:

Resources on Alcohol Use Disorder:

  • Alcohol Help: a comprehensive wesbsite with resources for understanding alcohol use order, treatment, recovery, and to support families impacted by AUD.

General Resources on Substance Use Disorder & Recovery:

  • Words Matter: Terms to Use and Avoid When Talking About Addiction, NIDAMED, (10/15/2020)
  • Washington County Recovery Resources – a google sheet with live links to a comprehensive array of resources, arranged by category, developed and maintained by CCC and Healthy Acadia
  • SAMHSA: Publications and Resources on Behavioral Health Treatments and Services – federal substance abuse & mental health administration
  • Removing the Stigma: How to Create Productive Dialog About Addiction –  article on True Recovery.com
  • Down East Recovery Resource Guide (2019-2020 edition): Recovery Support Services and Substance Use Treatment in the Down East Region – Comprehensive printable guide from Healthy Acadia
  • Addiction Center: Guiding You From Rehab to Recovery – comprehensive website with resources on all addictive substances including alcohol and tobacco
  • USDA Rural Opioid Misuse: Tools for  rural towns and communities battling the opioid  epidemic
  • 10 Guiding Principles of Recovery, SAMHSA’s Working Definition of Recovery, PEP12-RECDEF, (first printed 2012)