Roundup: Update on the JJDPA; Treatment Agencies Improve Services & Bottom Line; Two Innovative Crime-Reduction Practices; and More

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Lives of Youth

Addiction Treatment News

  • adolescent-substance-abuse-treatment-NIATx-success-story-graphAdolescent substance abuse treatment agencies wondering if the Network for the Improvement of Addiction Treatment (NIATx) can really help them reduce costs, improve services, and improve their bottom lines should check out the success stories on the NIATx blog . Not all of the agencies cited serve kids, but they all show dramatic (but achievable) changes in reducing wait time, no-shows, and costs, while increasing revenues.
  • The federal government is investing in research to create addiction "vaccines," according to Join Together.

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Updated: February 08 2018