The face-to-face interaction establishes trust, allows the therapist to pick up on body language. Plus, it’s hard to do a urine drug test screen... Telemedicine for addiction treatment? Picture fuzzy

The face-to-face interaction establishes trust, allows the therapist to pick up on body language. Plus, it’s hard to do a urine drug test screen remotely, and be sure that the sample actually belongs to the patient.


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