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Peer Integration Into Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) and Other Jail-Based Treatment Programs

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To achieve positive outcomes, peer recovery support services to address opioid and other substance misuse are increasingly offered across diverse criminal justice settings, including within medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and other jail-based treatment programs.

This webinar will:

  • Describe MAT and other jail-based treatment programs and how they integrate peer specialists
  • Identify changes to organizational practices and procedures necessary for the successful integration of peer work
  • Discuss training for peer specialists and departmental staff to prepare for peer services
  • Explore important stakeholder partnerships
  • Describe outcomes of programs to date

Date Created: March 16, 2021