SBIRT Interdisciplinary Training Program

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Investigator: Carol S. Dawson-Rose, RN, PhD, FAAN
Sponsor: SAMHSA Ctr for Substance Abuse Treatment

Location(s): United States

Description

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) is an evidence-based practice used to identify, reduce, and prevent problematic use, abuse, and dependence on alcohol and illicit drugs.  SBIRT is a collaborative and interdisciplinary effort to prepare students in social work, nursing, and counseling to use an integrated behavioral health model that addresses alcohol and substance abuse issues.