Decisions in Recovery: Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder

Are you finding it difficult to stop using? If you've thought about cutting down or stopping, this decision-making tool can help. If you are using narcotics, prescription pain medications, heroin, or any other opioid drug, this tool has information about some of your treatment options and ways to locate a provider who can help.

The handbook (PDF) contains decision-making tools offer information about medication-assisted treatment. They help people living with opioid use disorder compare treatment options and discuss their preferences with a provider. There are a number of ways this tool can be used in practice to assist providers and patients to exchange information, engage in person-centered treatment planning, and support informed decision-making about personal treatment and recovery.