Trauma-Informed Addiction Treatment and Research-Based Interventions
In this eBook you’ll learn about:
An overview of post-traumatic stress disorder
The relationship between trauma and substance abuse among various groups
The most successful, research-based interventions for trauma-informed treatment
SAMHSA’s six key principles of a trauma-informed approach
Most Americans over age 18 have experienced at least one traumatic event in their lifetime. A history of trauma is an important risk factor for substance abuse and addiction. When trauma leads to substance abuse, successful recovery must address the trauma and reduce its impact on mood, mental health, sleep, emotions and well-being.