I just received the attached from Addiction Professional Magazine, which, in my opinion, is a must read about the antiquated system of substance abuse treatment models that are employed and how existing RESEARCH needs to be reviewed and implemented.
Quote: [Integration] is not a gift to the mental health and substance abuse field. We¹re not being given something just because it’s fair, just because it’s our time, or just because there¹s a Democratic administration. You can¹t run the rest of healthcare if you don¹t manage substance use and mental health.
Me: Housing is an integral part of this equation as well. The best treatment outcomes occur when safe and secure housing exists. It’s a human necessity.
This is a great article that discusses Integration:
Integration demands highest standard of care
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