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What is Happening to Medication-Assisted Treatment During COVID-19

The opioid epidemic now exists alongside a pandemic. Most forms of substance use treatment are affected by COVID-19. All addiction treatment is important. For someone receiving Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT), continuing is even more crucial. Being forced to stop MAT suddenly can cause dangerous withdrawal.   Prevention Point, a Philadelphia non-profit in a neighborhood heavily impacted by…

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In the Spotlight: Marc Wiltshire’s Recovery Story

Marc Wiltshire is the Director of Regional Alumni Services and Community Outreach for Amatus Recovery Centers’ Georgia facilities. Originally from New Jersey, Wiltshire comes from a family with a long history of addiction and recovery. His mother is a substance use and mental health counselor. His father passed away with more than 22 years of…