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The Awareness Group: DUI MAT Provider since 2019

The Awareness Group serves the California Coachella Valley offering DUI Programs, Pre-Trial Drug Diversion, outpatient treatment, and drug and alcohol testing and assessments. The Awareness Group’s main office is at 45926 Oasis Street in Indio, CA with a second office at 1445 N. Sunrise Way, Suite 103 in Palm Springs, CA.

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DUI MAT Project Update

Driving Under-the-Influence (DUI) Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) Integration Outreach Project. January 2019 to Present Approximately 118,000 people enroll in DUI programs each year. Prior to DUI MAT, there were no established mechanisms in place to identify,...

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National Fentanyl Prevention and Awareness Day

PRESS RELEASE CONTACT: Jaime PuertaFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE EMAIL: jaime.p@stopthevoid.orgPHONE: 951-314-3044 NATIONAL FENTANYL PREVENTION AND AWARENESS DAY Grassroots fentanyl awareness organizations represent affected families to address the impact of the deadly...

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The DUI MAT Summit 2.0 – 2021

Insight, Information, Education, and CEUs! The DUI MAT Summit was held virtually on September 1, 2021. The event was made possible through DHCS and the No Cost Extension (NCE) of DUI MAT 1.0. With the approval of DHCS, CADTP was able to utilize the remaining funds to...

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DUI MAT 1.0 Project Survey

The DUI MAT Project Survey The CADTP team conducted a Project Survey in July 2020 as the project neared completion. 101 project participants responded to the survey. All DUI Programs and project roles were represented. Statements were provided in each category. Survey...

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Learning Collaborative Opportunity for DUI Programs

New Opportunity for System Change and Improved Treatment Access:  Optimizing Community Approaches to Challenging Populations with Opioid and Stimulant Use in the Justice System Through the new State Opioid Response II grant, Health Management Associates’ County...

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How Medi-Cal is Improving Treatment for Substance Use Disorder in California

A 2018 article about the Drug Medi-Cal Organized Delivery System (DMC-ODS). An in-depth view of the pilot project and early results.

Medi-Cal Moves Addiction Treatment into the Mainstream

An article published by the California Health Care Foundation providing early lessons from the DMC-ODS system pilots.