Medication therapy management vs MAT

Medication Therapy Management vs. MAT

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: August 29, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 Medication therapy management and medication-assisted treatment are two different treatment strategies for people struggling with substance use disorder. Both programs aim to improve client comfort and recovery maintenance. However, MTM focuses on treating physical and mental health conditions, while MAT addresses drug or alcohol…

Man discussing his MAT expectations

What to Expect in Medication-Assisted Treatment

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: August 24, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 What is MAT, and how can it help you overcome addiction? MAT, or medication-assisted treatment, utilizes specific medications to help you stay more comfortable as you withdraw from opioids. If you need the support of medication to overcome opioid use disorder, a Tacoma, Washington,…

Medication-assisted treatment preparation

Preparing for Medication-Assisted Treatment

By BayviewRecovery BayviewRecovery Published: August 22, 2022 Updated: July 26, 2022 Medication-assisted treatment is an important aspect of managing the symptoms of substance use disorder and relapse prevention. It can also help people who have been in recovery for some time and are still experiencing symptoms. What is MAT, and what makes it different from…