A central resource for anyone involved in preventing, intervening in, treating, and supporting recovery from addictions in Massachusetts.
Continuing education for the Massachusetts addiction workforce
A Comparison of Requirements and Features for Substance Use and Addictions Licensure and Certification in Massachusetts
The NAADAC/NC CAP Code of Ethics was written to govern the conduct of NAADAC’s members and it is the accepted standard of conduct for addiction professionals certified by the National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals (NCC AP). The code of ethics reflects ideals of NAADAC and its members, and is designed as a statement of the values of the profession and as a guide for making clinical decisions.
The DSM-5 is the standard classification of mental health disorders used by mental health professionals in the United States.
NIDA’s mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health.
Best-practices guidelines for the treatment of substance use disorders, with manuals for clinicians, administrators and other service providers.
Manuals that offer practical guidance and information related to the delivery of treatment services to individuals with substance use disorders.