DEBUNKED Episode 7: Myth, 'The Only Legitimate Treatment For Addiction Is Abstinence'
In episode seven, we are debunking the myth "The only legitimate treatment for addiction is abstinence."
Our host, Tim Light, welcomes co-host Mindy Vincent, MSW, MPA, LCSW, who is the co-founder and executive director of the Utah Harm Reduction Coalition and owner of Life Changes Counseling in Heber City, Utah; Dr. Erin Fadden Manning, of the University of New Mexico Health Science Center; and Ashanti Moritz, outreach director of the Skull Valley Band of Goshutes' Warrior Spirit Recovery Center; to discuss the myth that there is only one valid way to treat addiction and the science behind methods such as Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) programs.
The Urban/Rural Divide in Access to Medication-Assisted Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder in Utah: digitalcommons.usu.edu/extension_curall/2098
Utah Harm Reduction Coalition: www.utahharmreduction.org
One Voice Recovery: onevoicerecovery.com
Utah Naloxone: www.utahnaloxone.org
Warrior Spirit Recovery: www.warriorspirit-recovery.com
Project Reality: projectreality.net
Four Corners Behavioral Health: www.fourcorners.ws
Medicaid Expansion: medicaid.utah.gov/expansion
Medically Assisted Detox:
New Vision: www.specialcarecorp.com
Lake View Bountiful: lakeviewhospital.com/service/medical-stabilization
Provo Canyon: pcbh.com