• 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).


  • 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).


Tom  Horvath

Tom Horvath, PhD, ABPP, is a California-licensed psychologist. He owns and operates Practical Recovery in San Diego. He is a past president of the San Diego Psychological Association, a past president of the Society on Addiction Psychology (Division 50) of the American Psychological Association (APA), and a fellow of the APA. He is the author of Sex, Drugs, Gambling, and Chocolate: A Workbook for Overcoming Addictions. He was president of SMART Recovery for twenty years.