Figure 2-3: American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Patient Placement Criteria

Figure 2-3
American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Patient Placement Criteria
ASAM has developed client placement criteria for the treatment of substance-related disorders (1996). ASAM delineates the following levels of service:
  • Level 0.5, early intervention
  • Level I, outpatient services
  • Level II, intensive outpatient/partial hospitalization services
  • Level III, residential inpatient services
  • Level IV, medically-managed intensive inpatient services

From: Chapter 2—Brief Interventions in Substance Abuse Treatment

Cover of Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse
Brief Interventions and Brief Therapies for Substance Abuse.
Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) Series, No. 34.
Center for Substance Abuse Treatment.

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