• Substance Use Treatment in Jails: Current Issues and Recommendations 

    The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) estimates that in 2014, 21.5 million people in the United States age twelve and older had at least one substance use disorder (SUD), as cited in Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ; 2015).

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  • Opiate Use: The Tip of the Iceberg for Adults in Jail

    Law enforcement officials and public health professionals are currently concentrating their efforts on reducing opiate use, and for good reason, but they may be overlooking even more prevalent substance use disorders (SUDs).

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Louise  Haynes
MSW


Louise Haynes, MSW, an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Medical University of South Carolina, has over 20 years of experience in the substance abuse field, and is the current Southern Consortium Node Community Treatment Program Representative for the NIDA Clinical Trials Network. In addition to her research experience, Ms Haynes has worked in both clinical and administrative roles in SC.