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The Role of Abstinence

Counselor Concerns

2017/Nov-Dec

ci_concernsSince the beginning of addiction treatment, abstinence has been heralded as the goal for substance use disorder (SUD) treatment. Yet, while abstinence as the goal, this is inconsistent with the reality that for many programs, abstinence appears to be the requirement for continued treatment rather than the goal....
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