Resources

Drugs of Abuse

Created by
DEA
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Drugs of Abuse delivers clear, scientific information about drugs in a factual, straightforward way.

With the information in this guide, parents and caregivers can help their children make smart choices and avoid the consequences of drug abuse.

Community Engagement: An Essential Component of an Effective and Equitable Substance Use Prevention System

Created by
SAMHSA

Community engagement is often cited as a tool to improve the health of the community and its members. This guide will review evidence related to leveraging community engagement to support the implementation and scale-up of evidence-based programs and policies.

Source: https://store.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/pep22-06-01-005.pdf

Prevention Topics Page

Created by
EMCDDA

Drug prevention approaches range from those that target society as a whole (environmental and universal prevention) to interventions focusing on at-risk individuals (indicated prevention).

The main challenges are in matching these different strategies to target groups and contexts and ensuring that they are evidence-based and have sufficient population coverage.

Reaching smoke-free: how can we improve smoking cessation treatment?

Created by
NDARC

This webinar explored the provision of smoking cessation treatments, including e-cigarettes, in the context of primary care.

It provided an overview of investigations into how smoking cessation treatment provision in the UK could be improved – and the roles prescription e-cigarettes may play – to further reduce the prevalence of smoking and meet England’s smoke-free 2030 target (≤ 5% smoking prevalence).

Youth Assessment Tool

Created by
Foundry

This assessment tool can be used by any health and social services and programs that serve young people, including substance use services, mental health services, youth treatment services, harm reduction services, youth shelters, community health centres, social services, hospitals, emergency departments, etc.

What the assessment tool can provide

This tool can help your organisation or program identify:

Parent Guide- The Improving Treatment Together (ITT) Project

Created by
Foundry

This handbook is a collection of shared experiences and stories to help other parents and caregivers find refuge, support and courage to reach out for help.

Whether your young person is experimenting with substances or has developed a substance use disorder, this handbook may help you feel connected with other parents and caregivers going through similar experiences.

Prevención del uso problemático de alcohol en contextos de ocio de la población juvenil

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Con motivo del Día Mundial Sin Alcohol, ISSUP Chile invita a participar de un webinar para compartir visiones, estrategias u oportunidades para promover el consumo de alcohol de bajo riesgo en espacios recreativos nocturnos en nuestra población más joven.

Prevention of Opioid Use Education Materials

Created by
Mid-America ATTC (MATTC)
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Mid-America Addiction Technology Transfer Center (MATTC) partnered with the Ethnic Communities Opioid Response Network in Missouri, the Addiction Policy Forum, and the Opioid Response Network (ORN in IA, KS, MO, and NE) to translate 5 different evidence-based prevention products "Prevention of Opioid Use Education Materials"  into 12 different languages, and ensure they are culturally appropriate, including Arabic, Bosnian, Bu

Dois Paises e um mesmo Problema: Prevenção na Pediatria

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O ISSUP Brasil apresentou um webinar com pediatras discutindo formas de prevenção e como funcionam os problemas causados pelo uso de substâncias.

Dois pediatras discutem sobre os meios de se fazer prevenção e como funciona os problemas causados pelo uso de substâncias.

Moderadores:
Paulo Martelli – Presidente ISSUP Brasil

Centro comunitario de salud mental éxitos en la prevención y tratamiento de personas que consumen sustancias psicoactivas

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ISSUP Perú te invita a participar de un webinar sobre servicios comunitarios de prevención y control de adicciones.

El webinar se llevará a cabo el jueves 20 de octubre de 2022 a las 11:00 (hora Perú)

Treatment Planning

Created by
BNN RI
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Treatment Planning

This video is intended as a learning tool for developing a treatment plan adapted from UTC on course 5: Intake, Screening Assessment, Treatment Plan, and Documentation for Addiction Professionals. This video does not substitute similar training.

Assessment Using Addiction Severity Index Video Explanation

Created by
UNODC Indonesia - DAP Colombo Plan
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This video is intended as a learning tool for the understanding assessment using ASI adapted from UTC on course 5: Intake, Screening Assessment, Treatment Plan, and Documentation for Addiction Professionals. This video does not substitute similar training.