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3 Steps for Providing Prevention Plus Wellness Programs

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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3 Steps for Providing Prevention Plus Wellness Programs: Video

Description: Three easy steps are described for implementing any of the single-session evidence-based and evidence-informed substance use Prevention Plus Wellness programs that promote protective wellness behaviors among youth and young adults.  8 minutes long.

View Video: https://youtu.be/sPlnNFvfXyA

Opioid Overdose Reversal with Naloxone (Narcan, Evzio)

Created by
NIDA
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What is Naloxone?

Naloxone is a medication designed to rapidly reverse opioid overdose. It is an opioid antagonist—meaning that it binds to opioid receptors and can reverse and block the effects of other opioids. It can very quickly restore normal respiration to a person whose breathing has slowed or stopped as a result of overdosing with heroin or prescription opioid pain medications. 

Video: 2-Minute Concise Series on Addictions with Kevin Alderson, PhD, R. Psych.

Created by
Kevin Alderson, PhD, R. Psych.
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A YouTube playlist containing thirty two-minute concise videos about addictions. The numbering of the series is based on the chapter numbers for the award-winning textbook, “Addictions Counseling Today: Substances and Addictive Behaviors” by Dr. Kevin G. Alderson. 

Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation of People with Drug Use Disorder #COVID19

Created by
UNODC

People who use drugs and with rug use disorders are particularly vulnerable to Covid19 due to underlying health issues, social marginalization and higher economic and social vulnerabilities.

Stigma and discrimination of people who use drugs and with drug use disorders result in limited access to health, housing, employment and social support, and impacts on their efforts to stay safe during COVID-19 pandemic.

Webinar Recording: COVID-19: Adapting to Virtual Care Delivery and Implementing New Approaches and Technology

Created by
Netsmart

The rapidly evolving and unprecedented challenges of COVID-19 are requiring us to think differently as we shape approaches to everything from workforce management to care delivery models.  Social distancing, virtual working, self-isolation, and the other CDC recommendations will impact your organization and care delivery, as well as the mental well-being of your clients and staff. 

SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness Program on Video

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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Here is a 2-minute video sample of the evidence-based substance use SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness program which promotes protective wellness behaviors among youth.

This is the high school version of the SPORT PPW program on video for easy online implementation by prevention and health specialists, organizations and parents during the COVID-19 pandemic.

SPORT PPW High School Program Video

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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We had some problems with the YouTube video link so here it is in Zoom.

This is a video of the single-session evidence-based SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness Program for high school adolescents.

We’d greatly appreciate it if after reviewing the video you would send us your thoughts on how we can improve the video to be shared to your youth. 

Prevention Plus Wellness Resource Lesson: Electronic Cigarettes (E-cigarettes), DrugFacts, National Institute on Drug Abuse

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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Resource Description: Describes what are e-cigarettes, how they work, how they affect the brain, their health effects, and can they help a person stop smoking.: https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/electronic-cigarettes-e-cigarettes

SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness High School Program Video

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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Dear Friends:

Prevention Plus Wellness is inviting prevention and health specialists to review the newly updated SPORT Prevention Plus Wellness High School Program in recorded video format for youth.

If you agree to review this 26-minute video, we will ask you to complete a 2-minute survey providing us with feedback.

You will need a YouTube account to view this video.

Electronic Cigarettes, Smoking & Tobacco Use: Free Youth Video from Prevention Plus Wellness

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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We created this short 8-minute video of an evidence-informed resource for prevention and health specialists and organizations to share with their youth and young adults.

It includes a short description of the web-based resource, a youth assignment and a link to the resource. 

Exploring Opioid Overdose Incidence in a Cohort of People Who Inject Drugs

Created by
NDARC

This seminar provides a preliminary examination of the range of information available on opioid overdose in Australia’s largest and only active cohort study of people who use drugs.

Penny Hill from the Burnet Institute explores a range of self-report and linked data including data collected on ambulance attendances, emergency department presentations and deaths.

Creating Youth Substance Use Prevention Strategies that Promote Protective Wellness Behaviors: Free Webinar

Created by
Chudley Edward Werch, PhD
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Webinar Objectives:

  1. Identify 3 options for providing PPW strategies.
  2.  Describe how PPW programs can be tailored to your setting & youth population(s).
  3. Describe 6 steps for creating your own evidence-informed PPW program or media campaign.

Length: 30-minutes

ICUDDR Webinar: National Addiction Studies Accreditation Commission

Created by
ICUDDR
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NAADAC and ICUDDR webinar exploring standards in substance use disorder education.

In this session, the presenters will review/discuss:

  • NAADAC’s work to create higher education standards in substance use education
  • Development of standards
  • Overview of course content
  • Application to the real world of careers in substance use disorder professions

Telepsychiatry Essentials

Created by
Consortium of Telehealth Resource Centers

Presented by: Northeast Telehealth Resource Center Presenters: Don Hilty, MD, USC Keck School of Medicine and Kaweah Delta Medical Center Terry Rabinowitz, MD, DDS, University of Vermont College of Medicine and University of Vermont Medical Center Telepsychiatry is a well-established, evidence-based tool to increase access to quality mental health services.

Seminar Presentation: Ecological Momentary Assessment of Alcohol Use

Created by
National Drug and Alcohol Research
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The majority of existing knowledge on patterns of alcohol consumption is based on retrospective-recall methodologies.

These are cost-efficient and convenient but are limited in their capacity to record data on the circumstances of alcohol consumption as they emerge in time and space.

College Drinking: Prevention Perspectives

Created by
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration
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A recent video produced by Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration highlights the harmful consequences of underage and excessive alcohol consumption, and provides evidence-based strategies that can be used in a university setting. The video follows the efforts of Frostburg State University Alcohol Task Force - a group established to reduce underage, harmful campus drinking.