Testimonies from the Trenches Series - Buprenorphine in Residential Treatment Settings


This is a 15 minute didactic presentation followed by a collaborative discussion. This presentation is a description of Buprenorphine as used in an inpatient residential treatment center. It will guide the practitioner through detox, inpatient care and the eventual discharge and post-discharge planning.

Learning objectives:

  1. Understand the Options of Medicated Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorders
  2. To create a framework for guiding a patient to the appropriate MAT
  3. Detox and Induction of Buprenorphine
  4. Post Discharge referrals