Term Addiction Psychiatry
Code RP-6400.0100
Definition Programs that are staffed by licensed physicians who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of addictive disorders as well as the treatment of dually diagnosed individuals with complicated coexisting psychiatric disorders.
Created 5/25/11
Changed 5/25/11
Use References
See Also References Substance Use Disorder Services (RX)
External Classification Terms Counseling (UW
Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (CAN MH-500)
Mental Health/Substance Use Disorders (USA MH-500)
Mental Health Treatment (NTE F30)
Mental Health Treatment (NPC F04)
Related Concepts
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Bibliographic References "ABPN Subspecialties", American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc., http://www.abpn.com/spec_subspec_description.htm#ap

"Questions and Answers About Psychiatric Education: Frequently Asked Questions About Education in Addiction Psychiatry", Academic Psychiatry, http://ap.psychiatryonline.org/cgi/content/full/22/4/253

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