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At the Front Lines in Tennessee: Rural Clinic Offers Trauma-Informed Treatment for Substance Use Disorder

Description
Describes the work of a rural Tennessee physician who uses medication-assisted treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy, and group therapy sessions to treat patients struggling with substance use disorder. Explores the connection between adverse childhood experiences and substance abuse, and stigma associated with seeking treatment.
Author(s)
Mariel Gingrich
Date
06/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Center for Health Care Strategies
Tagged as
Abuse and violence · Access · Specialty care · Stigma · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Tennessee