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KAP E-books

Find digital versions of select KAP products that you can load on your e-reader or other devices.

KAP offers easy-to-access digital formats for select products. Browse the following e-book versions of the Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) series for clinicians, comic books for consumers, and advisories for healthcare providers.

Available Formats

KAP e-books are available in two standard formats:

  • EPUB is a widely supported format for digital publications across many platforms. You can open and read EPUB files on some e-readers or with an application (app) that is a compatible with your tablet, phone, or computer.
  • MOBI is another common format for e-books. You can read MOBI files on an Amazon Kindle e-reader or download a MOBI reader or app that is compatible with your device.

E-books

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Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders

This guide equips clinicians to treat chronic pain in adults living with a history of substance use. The guide provides guidelines and tools related to chronic pain management, including treatment with opioids. It also includes information about substance use assessments and referrals.

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Spice, Bath Salts, and Behavioral Health

This SAMHSA Advisory introduces spice and bath salts—two synthetic controlled substances. Healthcare providers will learn about the risks of use and implications for treatment of substance use disorders and mental illness, including patient assessment and abstinence monitoring.

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Gambling Problems: An Introduction for Behavioral Health Services Providers

This SAMHSA Advisory introduces pathological gambling, gambling disorder, and problem gambling, and their link to substance use disorders. It describes tools for screening and diagnosis, and strategies to treat people living with gambling problems.

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Take Action Against Hepatitis C: For People in Recovery From Mental Illness or Addiction

This comic book presents basic information about hepatitis C for people living with mental and/or substance use disorders. It uses plain language and simple cartoon style to explain what hepatitis C is, how to avoid it, the screening process, and treatment options.

SMA13-4712 People Recover: Educational Comic Book: Co-Occurring Disorders

This comic book tells the story of people living with co-occurring disorders. It presents a hopeful message that people living with mental and/or substance use disorders do recover. It also provides resources for more information.

SMA13-4789 Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women: Quick Guide for Clinicians Based on TIP 51

This quick guide helps clinicians address the specific needs of women living with substance use disorders. It reviewed gender-specific research and best practices—such as common patterns of use—and specific screening and treatment strategies.

SMA13-4788 Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women: Quick Guide for Administrators Based on TIP 51

This quick guide helps administrators of substance use treatment facilities implement programs and services that address the needs of women living with substance use disorders. It addresses patterns of use and the drug screening and treatment needs of women.

SMA14-4844 Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women: KAP Keys for Clinicians Based on TIP 51

This guide provides practical information to clinicians and other professional care providers who treat women living with substance use disorders. It addresses risk factors, mental illness and substance use screening, patient assessment, treatment, and relapse.

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Last Updated: 05/02/2017