The Impact of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)

MAT blocks the effects of opioids and curbs opioid cravings so the individual can focus on recovery. MAT can increase a person’s retention in treatment, increase a person’s ability to find employment, and improve birth outcomes for pregnant women with substance use disorder.
There are several methods used in MAT for opioid and alcohol disorders. Learn more about this evidence-based, life-saving treatment.