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National Addiction Treatment Week (October 21 – 27, 2019) is shining a light on the gap in certified addiction medicine care and treatment. It also seeks to expand the qualified workforce and raise awareness of the critical need for clinicians to enter the field of addiction medicine.

Join us!

  • Follow NATW on Twitter at @TreatmentWeek.
  • Share the messages below using the hashtag #TreatmentWeek on social media, newsletters, and blogs.
  • Integrate NATW messages into your talking points at events or conferences.
  • Use our graphics to help educate your audiences about the gap in certified addiction medicine and treatment.

October 22nd - Certification Day

On October 22, NATW will host a “Certification Day” focused on the benefits of becoming certified in addiction medicine care and treatment.

How can you help?

If you are certified in addiction medicine, we encourage you to share why you became certified in addiction medicine on social media to inspire others to get certified.

Click here to download how-to guide.

Social Media

Facebook

  • Only 1 in 8 people who need substance use treatment receive it. You have the power to save lives and narrow this critical gap in care. Join hundreds of other providers and take the ABPM Addiction Medicine exam. http://treataddictionsavelives.org/certification/ #TreatmentWeek
  • Just 12% of Americans who need substance use treatment receive it. #TreatmentWeek is a growing movement to raise awareness about this critical cap in care and help more providers become certified in addiction medicine care and treatment.
  • #TreatmentWeek raises awareness about the importance of expanding a qualified workforce that can save lives and improve patient outcomes for people experiencing addiction.
  • You can save lives, improve outcomes, and join the cutting edge of addiction medicine. Join hundreds of other providers and take the ABPM Addiction Medicine exam. http://treataddictionsavelives.org/certification/ #TreatmentWeek

Twitter

  • You are already treating addiction—now join the cutting edge of this critical care by taking the ABPM Addiction Medicine exam. 📋 http://treataddictionsavelives.org/certification/ #TreatmentWeek
  • 98% of providers are not trained to provide medications for addiction treatment. Close this critical gap in care and take the ABPM Addiction Medicine exam. http://treataddictionsavelives.org/certification/ #TreatmentWeek #AddictionMedicine #TreatAddictionSaveLives
  • #TreatmentWeek raises awareness about the importance of growing a qualified workforce that can save lives and improve patient outcomes for people experiencing addiction. http://treataddictionsavelives.org/ #AddictionMedicine #TreatAddictionSaveLives
  • You can save lives, improve outcomes, and join the cutting edge of addiction medicine. Join hundreds of other providers and take the ABPM Addiction Medicine exam. http://treataddictionsavelives.org/certification/ #TreatmentWeek

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