Medication-Assisted Treatment

Evidence has shown that Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for substance use disorders can assist individuals by reducing cravings while they focus on developing the foundations of recovery. Individuals involved with the MAT services at Blue Heron Neurofeedback and Counseling will receive counseling with licensed professionals to assist in moving forward in recovery. Blue Heron Neurofeedback and Counseling Services offers individualized care with a team of providers who maintain a high level of communication in order to enhance outcomes.  

What is Medication-Assisted Treatment?

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) combines behavioral therapy with medication to treat opioid use disorders. There are four key components of MAT. These components include medication therapy; education; integrated and coordinated care of substance use disorder treatment; and psychosocial services and interventions. Medication helps control cravings and assists individuals in moving through recovery with improved outcomes.