In this interview with Bay Area Focus, DHCS’ Marlies Perez explains that opioid use disorder is a disease that changes an individual’s brain chemistry. Medication assisted treatment can help individuals overcome opioid addiction and achieve long-term recovery.
- Mother&Baby Substance Exposure Initiative
- The MAT Expansion Project Helps Patients Struggling With Opioid Addiction
- The MAT Expansion Project is Working to Increase Access to Substance Use Disorder Treatment
- ABC7’s California Spotlight Takes a Look at the Opioid Epidemic in California
- Transitions of Care