Diagnosing and Treating Stimulant Use Disorders
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 9, Number 3, May 2021
Adriane dela Cruz, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX.
Dr. dela Cruz has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Dr. de la Cruz gives advice for working with patients with addiction to prescription and illicit stimulants. She provides concrete strategies for diagnosis, harm reduction, evidence-based treatments, and contingency management in this challenging patient population.