The Pregnant Patient With Substance Use Disorder
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 9, Number 4&5, July 2021
Ariadna Forray, MD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Interim Chief, Section of Psychological Medicine. Director, Center for Wellbeing of Women and Mothers, Yale New Haven Hospital.
Dr. Forray has disclosed no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Dr. Forray gives readers a comprehensive refresher on fetal effects of alcohol, tobacco, opioid, cannabis, and stimulant use during pregnancy. She then lays out the current evidence for various treatments and provides recommendations for how to treat pregnant patients with addiction.