Evidence-Based Interventions for Adolescent Opioid Use Disorder: What Might Work for High-Risk Ohio Counties?

This research report from the Urban Institute aims to provide input into a comprehensive community response through a systematic review and assessment of existing evidence to discern the effectiveness of interventions aimed to prevent and treat opioid use disorder (OUD) among adolescents in Ohio.

Through a targeted systematic literature review, this report identified and assessed promising interventions for addressing OUD among adolescents in three areas: (1) prevention, (2) screening and referral to treatment, and (3) treatment.

Resource Type
Peer-reviewed Articles and Reports
Continuum of Care
Response Approach
Cautious Opioid Prescribing
Early Intervention
Medications for Opioid Use Disorder
State / region