The Substance Abuse in Brief Fact Sheet is a six-page bulletin written for health and human services professionals who do not work directly in the substance abuse treatment field but whose work is affected by issues related to substance use disorders. Volume 5, Issue 1, An Introduction to Mutual Support Groups for Alcohol and Drug Abuse, presents information on mutual support groups for people with substance use disorders. It provides information that will help readers understand the effect of mutual support groups on recovery, become familiar with the different types of mutual support groups available, and make informed referrals to such groups.
Date Added: 08/15/08
Inventory #: SMA08-4336