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Substance Abuse Prevention Dollars and Cents: A Cost-Benefit Analysis By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Policymakers and other stakeholders can use cost-benefit analysis as an informative tool for decisionmaking for substance abuse prevention. This report reveals the importance of supporting effective... More > prevention programs as part of a comprehensive substance abuse prevention strategy. The following patterns of use, their attendant costs, and the potential cost savings are analyzed: - Extent of substance abuse among youth - Costs of substance abuse to the Nation and to States - Cost savings that could be gained if effective prevention policies, programs, and services were implemented nationwide - Programs and policies that are most cost beneficial< Less
Implementing Change in Substance Abuse Treatment Programs (TAP 31) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) 31: Implementing Change in Substance Abuse Treatment Programs offers guidance on how to integrate evidence-based practices (EBPs) for substance abuse treatment... More > into clinical practice. Informed by the realities of many substance abuse treatment providers, change based on proven methods. Through a practical step-by-step narrative, it explains how to assess an organization’s capacity to identify priorities, implement changes, evaluate progress, and sustain effective programs over the long run. This TAP complements the best practices offered to administrators in the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment’s (CSAT’s) Treatment Improvement Protocols (TIPs) and will be of use for any treatment program or agency implementing change or EBPs. The audience is administrators attempting to integrate EBPs into their programs.< Less
Forecasting the Cost of Chemical Dependency Treatment Under Managed Care (TAP 15) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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This document was commissioned by the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment to provide State alcohol and other drug agencies with background information and advice in using actuarial studies to... More > predict the costs of contracting with managed-care organizations to provide publicly funded chemical dependency treatment services. Actuarial studies similar to the one described in this report should also be useful to States that are planning changes in funding chemical dependency treatment, including health care reform, expansion of medicaid benefits, and changing mandated insurance coverage for chemical dependency treatment. With a few adjustments, the approaches described herein could be useful for estimating the costs of mental health services as well.< Less
Welfare Reform and Substance Abuse Treatment Confidentiality: General Guidance for Reconciling Need to Know and Privacy (TAP 24) By U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
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The need for this guidance emerged from a series of four regional State Team-Building Workshops held on welfare reform and its relationship to substance abuse treatment. These workshops, sponsored by... More > the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment’s (CSAT) Division of State and Community Assistance, were conducted from July through October 1997. They were attended by repre- sentatives of both substance abuse treatment and welfare systems within each participating State. These representatives identified a mutual goal at the workshops: namely, assisting shared clients in overcoming substance abuse issues which create barriers to the clients’ ability to work. The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 (PRWA) (Public Law 104-193) has challenged States to help their citi-zens leave welfare and become employed.< Less

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