Category Archive: Addiction Policy Forum

Jul 06

Pennsylvania’s Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Pilot Program for Justice-Involved Individuals

This fact sheet from the Addiction Policy Forum describes Pennsylvania’s Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Pilot Program for Justice-Involved Individuals is a program focused on achieving better outcomes for individuals experiencing substance abuse issues who are reentering society following a period of incarceration within a Pennsylvania Department of Corrections (PA DOC) facility. The fact sheet includes the …

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Jun 07

Register for Webinar: Alternatives to Incarceration for Individuals with Substance Use Disorders

Hosted by the Addiction Policy Forum For at least the last decade, criminal justice policymakers and practitioners have been testing alternatives to incarceration as a way to ease jail overcrowding, meet the needs of people in mental health crises, provide access to services for a variety of behavioral health needs, and keep families intact. This …

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