Year: 2006

North Carolina TASC Network Increases Substance Abuse Assessments by 55%

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media contact: Jeannette Pforr Director of Marketing Inflexxion, Inc. T (617) 332 6028 x225 jpforr@inflexxion.com Recently adopted Addiction Severity Index-Multimedia Version (ASI-MV®) streamlines assessment and case management Newton, MA—November 13, 2006— North Carolina can now screen and assess more people who are involved with their justice system than in years past, leading… Read more »

Northern Michigan Substance Abuse Services Continues to Save Money

Media contact: Jeannette Pforr Director of Marketing Inflexxion, Inc. T (617) 332 6028 x225 jpforr@inflexxion.com Newly adopted Addiction Severity Index-Multimedia Version (ASI-MV®) CD-ROM assists counselors with assessment Newton, MA—October 12, 2006— Northern Michigan Substance Abuse Services (NMSAS) recently reported saving almost $45 per assessment, and it’s not because of a decrease in their counseling staff…. Read more »

Development and validation of an Opioid Attractiveness Scale: a novel measure of the attractiveness of opioid products to potential abusers

Based on a recent study, our team has published an article in “Harm Reduction Journal” titled, “Development and validation of an Opioid Attractiveness Scale: a novel measure of the attractiveness of opioid products to potential abusers.” To access the full text, click here. Abstract Background The growing trends in opioid abuse, assessment of the abuse… Read more »