Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) is the use of medications, in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, to provide a “whole-patient” approach to the treatment of substance use disorders. Research shows that a combination of medication and therapy can successfully treat these disorders, and for some people struggling with addiction, MAT can help sustain recovery. Learn about many of the substance use disorders that MAT is designed to address. More about MAT Treatment...
The intake appointment will help determine if you’re appropriate for this program.
Watsonville Health Center
1430 Freedom Blvd
Building A Atrium
Santa Cruz Health Center
1080 Emeline Ave
Santa Cruz, CA
How to Receive MAT Treatment
Contact the HSA MAT Team
Biology of Addiction
Effective Treatments for Opioid Addiction
How Opioid drugs activate receptors
Opioid Prescribing Courses for Health Care Providers
SAMHSA National Helpline