Understanding Substance Use Disorder Treatment: A Resource Guide for Professionals Referring to Treatment
National Center on Substance Abuse and Child Welfare, 2018View Document
This technical assistance tool is designed to equip professionals who refer parents to substance use disorder treatment with resources to better understand treatment services and strategies. The tool includes a list of questions child welfare or court staff can ask treatment providers to ensure effective linkages between individuals and services. With the knowledge gained, professionals will be able to make informed referral decisions about substance use disorder services that fit the parent's and family’s needs.