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SAMHSA News - Volume X, No. 3, Summer 2002


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Charles G. Curie, M.A., A.C.S.W.

A. Kathryn Power, M.Ed., Director

Beverly Watts Davis, Director

H. Westley Clark, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., Director

Deborah Goodman

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Inside This Issue

Medication-Assisted Treatment: Merging with Mainstream Medicine
  • Part 1
  • Part 2
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  • One Program's Experience
  • Buprenorphine: Expanding the Treatment Toolbox

    President's Commission on Mental Health Launches Web Site

    Survey Finds Millions of Americans in Denial About Drug Abuse
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  • Past-Year Substance Dependence or Abuse Among People Age 12 or Older: 2000 and 2001
  • Estimated Number of People Who First Used Marijuana During the Years 1965 to 2000

    Survey Findings Launch Recovery Month

    Triple Diagnosis: Surmounting the Treatment Challenge
  • Part 1
  • Part 2
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  • Participating Sites

    Substance-Abusing Youth at Greater Risk for Suicide
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  • Percentages of Youth Age 12 to 17 at Risk for Suicide During the Past Year, by Past-Year Alcohol or Illicit Drug Use: 2000
  • Percentages of Youth Age 12 to 17 at Risk for Suicide During the Past Year, by Geographic Region: 2000

    Early Marijuana Use Linked to Adult Dependence
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  • Prevalence of Lifetime Use of Heroin, Cocaine, and Psychotherapeutics Among Adults Age 26 or Older, by Age of Marijuana Initiation: 1999 and 2000

    Self-Help Booklets Promote Mental Health Recovery

    Prevention Programs Receive Government Seal of Approval

    Survey Paints Picture of Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities
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  • Substance Abuse Treatment Facilities by Type of Care Offered

    Marijuana- & Cocaine-Related Emergency Department Visits Up
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  • Trends in Emergency Department Mentions of Cocaine and Marijuana in the Coterminous United States, 1994-2001

    Coalition Seeks To Reduce Inappropriate Incarceration

    Remembering Max Schneier, Mental Health Advocate

    Communicating in a Crisis

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