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Helpful Links | Opioid Addiction Treatment Services

Addiction Treatment Forum

http://www.atforum.com

ADDICTIONS and RECOVERY (Health On the Net Foundation)

http://www.addictionsandrecovery.org

American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

http://www2.aaap.org/

American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence

www.aatod.org

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)

http://www.asam.org

Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP)

http://prevention.samhsa.gov

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT)

http://csat.samhsa.gov

Faces and Voices of Recovery

www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org

National Alliance of Methadone Advocates (NAMA)

http://www.methadone.org

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

http://www.drugabuse.gov/NIDAHome.html

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

http://www.nih.gov

Partnership for Recovery

http://www.partnershipforrecovery.org

Paths to Recovery

http://www.pathstorecovery.org

SAMHSA National Clearinghouse for Drug and Alcohol Information

http://www.health.org

SAMHSA National Directory of Drug & Alcohol Abuse Treatment Program

http://www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov

SAMHSA Publications

http://store.samhsa.gov/home

Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

http://www.samhsa.gov

The Addiction Recovery Guide

http://www.addictionrecoveryguide.org/

The Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC)

http://www.naadac.org

Frequently Asked Questions:

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Q: Are you just substituting one drug for another?

No. Methadone maintenance therapy is much like using “The Patch” or nicotine gum to quit smoking. Cigarette smokers are addicted to nicotine. It is exceedingly difficult to quit smoking by going “cold turkey.” So, instead, many people use “The Patch” or nicotine gum to regulate and control their nicotine cravings while they learn to live […]

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Words From Our Patients:

I was taking 25 Hydrocodone a day and 3 to 4 OxyContin. I was ready to stop and clean myself up. I went to (residential) rehab for 6 months and got out and went right back. I came to BHG, and after about 6 months I was off the drugs and on my way to […]

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