Department of Health and Human Services, SAMHSA, Center for Substance Abuse and Treatment (CSAT), Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

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yes
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Medication-Assisted Treatment is the use of medications, in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, to provide a whole-patient approach to the treatment of substance use disorders. Research shows that when treating substance-use disorders, a combination of medication and behavioral therapies is most successful.

Address Line 1: 
5600 Fishers Lane
City: 
Rockville
State: 
Maryland
Zip: 
20857
Phone: 
240-276-2700
Resource URL: 
http://www.samhsa.gov/medication-assisted-treatment
Country: 
United States
Last Updated: 03/30/2017