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Additional Resources

Behavioral Health Administration (BHA), Maryland Department of Health
Learn more about how Maryland is combatting the heroin and opioid crisis.

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.

American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)
ASAM is dedicated to increasing access and improving the quality of addiction treatment, educating physicians and the public, supporting research and prevention, and promoting the appropriate role of physicians in the care of patients with addiction.

Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS)
These resources for treating OUD and chronic pain were developed for health professionals, patients, family members and significant others of patients and the general community to learn more about the evidence-based treatment of opioid use disorders and the treatment of chronic pain.

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism Clinician (NIAAA) Resources
Resources for clinicians, physicians, social workers, and other healthcare professionals.

National Institutes on Drug Abuse Clinician Resources
Science-based resources to health professionals on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction, and advances in pain management.

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) - National Opioid Crisis
Help, Resources, and Information on combating the national opioid epidemic.