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Archive: September 2020

Dr. Allison Robertson Discusses Medication-Assisted Treatment Research Successes, Challenges

September 29, 2020

There is strong evidence to show the effectiveness of medication-assisted treatment (MAT) with justice-involved individuals but still a number of barriers in place to implementing it, according to Dr. Allison Robertson, a member of the Behavioral Health Core at the … Continue Reading →

Upcoming SAMHSA Webinar Offers Advice for Drug Treatment Courts During Pandemic

August 13, 2020

There are currently 59 recovery courts in 32 counties in North Carolina, and thousands more across the nation designed to help criminal defendants who have alcohol and other substance use disorders. Many of those courts have been successfully using teleservices … Continue Reading →