First-Episode Psychosis and Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorders Guide
Source: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: People experiencing First Episode Psychosis (FEP), People in Recovery from Substance Use
Topics: Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders
The goal of this guide is to review the literature on treating substance misuse and substance use disorders in the context of first-episode psychosis, distill the research into recommendations for practice, and provide examples of the ways that these recommendations can be implemented by first-episode psychosis treatment programs.