Family-Focused Approaches to Opioid Addiction Improve the Effectiveness of Treatment
Research Report from Society for Research in Child Development
From the report:
"In treating opioid addiction, moving from an individual approach to a family-focused approach to treatment can have lasting benefits for children and parents, and decrease health care costs."
This research report discusses the new evidence that finds family-focused approaches can improve upon models that treat individuals, expanding benefits and cost efficiencies, and improving the health and development of children.