American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry

8 Hour Online MAT Waiver Training

At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to:

  • Review addiction identification and evidence-based treatments.
  • Discuss the pharmacology of opioids as it relates to treatment of opioid use disorder (OUD) patients.
  • Describe the fundamentals of office-based opioid treatment including the treatment of the co-morbid patient.
  • Explain the process of buprenorphine induction as well as stabilization and maintenance.
  • Discuss other approved antagonist and agonist medications to treat OUD.
  • Discuss basic office protocols including medical record documentation and confidentially.
  • Utilize evidence-based resources to ensure providers have the confidence to prescribe buprenorphine for patients with OUD.
  • Apply for a MAT Waiver Training Certificate to begin treating patients with OUD.
Learn More
PCSS Education and Training Videos

Videos created with patients, family members and medical professionals.

Learn More
Youtube Video: “Recommendations to Consider Before Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain”
Learn More
XR-Naltrexone: A Step-by-Step Guide

Created by Adam Bisaga, MD

Learn More
MAT Waiver Training (8 hr and 24 hr)
Learn More
Two Projects. One Mission. Helping to End the Opioid Use Disorder Epidemic.


Learn More
Be Part of the Solution

Join the AMA today and help us lead the effort to reverse the nation’s opioid epidemic.