National Frontier and Rural (NFAR )

Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC)

Serving as the national subject expert and key resource to:

·  PROMOTE awareness and implementation of telehealth technologies to deliver addiction treatment and recovery services in frontier/rural areas;

·  PREPARE addiction treatment providers and pre-service counseling students on using telehealth technologies to provide evidence-based addiction treatment services;

·  ADOPT the use of telehealth services by creating national telehealth competencies and policy recommendations, including national license portability; and

·  IMPLEMENT telehealth services through use of state-of-the-art culturally-relevant training and technical assistance activities for the frontier/rural addiction treatment and recovery workforce.