Treatment found to be more effective than
Treatment Services is responsible for providing
case management services to all clients of the HIV
Enhanced Engagement Team, or HEET. HEET offers
outreach, engagement, case management and housing
assistance to homeless persons living with
HIV/AIDS in Seattle. For more information,
please see the HEET
Jackson, the former Executive Director of ETS, was presented with the
Nyswander/Dole award by Dr. Beny Primm at the 2003 conference of the American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence in Washington, D.C.
The prestigious award is named for Drs. Nyswander and Dole, who developed the concept of methadone maintenance as a treatment for opioid dependence. It is given to individuals who have been recognized by their peers for making an outstanding contribution to the field of opioid treatment.
Jackson, the former Executive Director of ETS, served as a
member of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment
consensus panel for the development of a new
prescriptive manual on
the delivery of medication-assisted treatment to
individuals suffering from opioid addiction.
A copy of the in the manual, Medication-Assisted
Treatment for Opioid Addiction in Opioid Treatment
Programs, Treatment Improvement Protocol (TIP) 43, in Adobe Acrobatİ format,
can be downloaded by clicking on the title.