Collaborative Care Model Effective For Addiction Treatment

Resource summary

Collaborative care has a way of stretching the skill sets of all involved. Over the past few years, we have come to realize the importance of treating not only common mental disorders but also addiction problems in primary care. Mark Duncan, M.D., shares his experience treating patients with substance use disorders in a collaborative care model and shows us that leveraging the strengths of collaborative care for addiction treatment has much promise. —Jürgen Unützer, M.D., M.P.H.

Audience
Care Managers
Practice Manager
Primary Care Provider (Physician, ARNP, or PA)
Psychologist/Mental Health/Psychiatrists
Social Workers
Practice Type
Behavioral Health
Primary Care
Resource type
Evidence
Theory
Tools
Authors
Mark Duncan, MD
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Psychiatric News
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