Resources for Operators & Providers

Recovery Residence Management & Operations

Journal Articles

  • Polcin, D., Mericle, A., Howell, J., Sheridan, D., & Christensen, J. (2014). Maximizing social model principles in residential recovery settings. Journal of psychoactive drugs, 46(5), 436–443. https://doi.org/10.1080/02791072.2014.960112
  • Witbrodt, J., Kaskutas, L. A., & Grella, C. E. (2015). How do recovery definitions distinguish recovering individuals? Five typologies. Drug and alcohol dependence, 148, 109–117. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2014.12.036
  • Wittman, F., Jee, B., Polcin, D. L., & Henderson, D. (2014). The Setting is the Service: How the Architecture of Sober Living Residences Supports Community Based Recovery. International journal of self help & self care, 8(2), 189–225. https://doi.org/10.2190/SH.8.2.d

Tools and Other Resources

Journal Articles

  • Härd, S., Best, D., Sondhi, A., Lehman, J., & Riccardi, R. (2022). The growth of recovery capital in clients of recovery residences in Florida, USA: a quantitative pilot study of changes in REC-CAP profile scores. Substance abuse treatment, prevention, and policy, 17(1), 58. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13011-022-00488-w
  • Miles, J., Bunn, T., Kizewski, A., Jennings, T., Waters, T., Johnson, D., Sheridan, D.,  & Fletcher, E. (2022) Assessing technical assistance needs among recovery residence operators in the United States, Journal of psychoactive drugs, 54(2), 188-195, https://doi.org/10.1080/02791072.2021.1941442
  • Miles, J., Howell, J., Sheridan, D., Braucht, G., & Mericle, A. (2020). Supporting individuals using medications for opioid use disorder in recovery residences: Challenges and opportunities for addressing the opioid epidemic. The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 46(3), 266–272. https://doi.org/10.1080/00952990.2020.1719410
  • Mahoney, E., Witbrodt, J., Mericle, A. A., & Polcin, D. L. (2021). Resident and house manager perceptions of social environments in sober living houses: Associations with length of stay. Journal of community psychology, 49(7), 2959–2971. https://doi.org/10.1002/jcop.22620

Tools and Other Resources

Journal Articles

  • Ferrari, J. R., Jason, L. A., Davis, M. I., Olson, B. D., & Alvarez, J. (2004). Similarities and differences  in governance among residents in drug and/or alcohol misuse recovery: Self vs. staff rules and  regulations. Therapeutic Communities, 25(3), 185–198.
  • Miles, J., Howell, J., Sheridan, D., Braucht, G., & Mericle, A. (2020). Supporting individuals using medications for opioid use disorder in recovery residences: challenges and opportunities for addressing the opioid epidemic. The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 46(3), 266–272. https://doi.org/10.1080/00952990.2020.1719410

Tools and Other Resources

42 CFR Part 2

 


    Text Books/Chapters

    Journal Articles

    • Noel, Marnie et al. The Howard Street Method: A Community Pharmacy-led Low Dose Overlap Buprenorphine Initiation Protocol for Individuals Using Fentanyl. Journal of Addiction Medicine 17(4):p e255-e261, 7/8 2023.
    • Jarvis BP, et al. Extended-release injectable naltrexone for opioid use disorder: a systematic review. Addiction. 2018 Jul;113(7):1188-1209.

    Other Resources

    Books/Chapters

    • White, W. L. (1998). Slaying the dragon: The history of addiction treatment and recovery in America. Chestnut Health Systems/Lighthouse Institute. 

    Journal Articles

    • Majer, J. M., Beasley, C., Stecker, E., Bobak, T. J., Norris, J., Nguyen, H. M., Ogata, M., Siegel, J., Wiedbusch, E., Dovale, I., Gelfman, N., Callahan, S., & Jason, L. A. (2018). Oxford House Residents’ Attitudes Toward Medication Assisted Treatment Use in Fellow Residents. Community mental health journal, 54(5), 571–577. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10597-017-0218-4 
    • Majer, J. M., Jason, L. A., Norris, J., Hickey, P., Jeong, H., & Bobak, T. J. (2020). Medications for Opioid Use Disorder Utilization Among Oxford House Residents. Community mental health journal, 56(5), 925–932. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10597-020-00558-y.

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    Further Reading

    Tools and Other Resources

    Training and Guidance

    Journal Articles

    • Inciardi, J. A., Surratt, H. L., Cicero, T. J., Kurtz, S. P., Martin, S. S., & Parrino, M. W. (2009). The “black box” of prescription drug diversion. Journal of addictive diseases, 28(4), 332–347. https://doi.org/10.1080/10550880903182986

    Tools and Other Resources

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