Ending the Opioid Crisis: A Practical Guide for State Policymakers

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse has published a guide for state policy makers to address the opioid crisis. The guide recommends that states take a 4-pronged approach with specific actions related to:

  • Prevent opioid misuse and addiction
  • Reduce overdose deaths and other harmful consequences
  • Improve opioid addiction treatment
  • Improve addiction care in the criminal justice system

Click here to view and download the guide