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Workforce Development Resources
Applying the Substance Abuse Confidentiality Regulations to Health Information Exchange (HIE) - a document prepared for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) outlining the confidentiality issues involved with integrated care and electronic health records.
Definitions of Therapist Acronyms and Treatment Modalities - A concise list explaining the acronyms after the names of counselors and the different modalities of treatment.
Recovery Defined - A working definition of recovery.
Scope of Practice - a basic definition of a professional alcohol and drug counselor's rights and responsibilities and how this profession differs from other health and human service professionals.
Scopes of Practice and Career Ladder for Substance Use Disorders Counseling - This publication guides states in developing scopes of practice (rules, regulations and boundaries) and career ladders for counselors working with people with substance use disorders. Includes a full range of responsibility and practices, from entry level to supervisory. This scopes of practice is based on research and resources produced by NAADAC.
Updated October 27, 2011.