Promoting Positive Change

in Rhode Island Communities.

Alcohol and Substance-Exposed Pregnancies

This mini-course provides a self-study option of maternal and child health program staff working with pregant women and their families.

Prevention Providers Contact List

This list of prevention providers contact information was updated on 6/5/19 to reflect recent staff changes.

RI PREVCON 2019

Take a look at some highlights from the recent statewide prevention conference: RI PREVCON 2019! Prevention works!

Why Don't I Vape?

This PSA highlights reason why youth choose not to vape. For more information on the risks of electronic cigarettes and vaping for you, go to www.riprevention.org.

Marijuana and the Adolescent Brain

This e-training was developed for behavioral health, prevention, and treatment providers in Rhode Island.

What's Up with E-Cigarettes?

This e-training was developed for behavioral health, prevention, and treatment providers in Rhode Island.

RI Permanent Prescription Drug Disposal Sites

Click to view BHDDH’s permanent prescription drug disposal sites flyer.

Non-Opioid Treatment Options Infographic

The Rhode Island Department of Health (RIDOH) is rolling out a series of infographics related to opioid awareness. Learn more about non-opioid treatment options and other prevention topics by clicking the button below.

Community Profiles

What’s going on in your community? Community Profiles highlight substance use and mental health challenges in your community.

Provider
Profiles

Department of Behavioral Healthcare, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals

Rebecca Boss, Director of BHDDH, discusses her experience in behavioral healthcare, as well her vision for the state agency she leads.

Anchor Recovery: Peer Recovery Services

George O’Toole, Manager of the Anchor ED program at Anchor Recovery Community Center – Pawtucket, discusses the importance of peer support systems in recovery.

BHDDH: Improving Youth Treatment Systems in Rhode Island

Trisha Suggs, BHDDH discusses her work on the State Youth and Young Adult Treatment Planning Grant.

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Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Cracked Not Broken: The Kevin Hines Story

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Columbia Suicide Screening Training

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

Ethics in Prevention: A Guide for Substance Abuse Prevention Practitioners

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50th Anniversary New England School of Addiction and Prevention Studies

Strong Arms Support Group

Four Legs To Stand On: Act II

50th Anniversary New England School of Addiction and Prevention Studies

50th Anniversary New England School of Addiction and Prevention Studies

50th Anniversary New England School of Addiction and Prevention Studies

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Bradford Community Day

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RI Certification Board Informational Workshop

Suicide: The Ripple Effect

SBIRT: Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment

Providence Pride Parade

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Addressing Rising Rates of STDs with Innovative Public Health Programs

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Women Recover! Relationships

Webinar: Strategic Prevention Framework Implementation and Evaluation

South County Regional Coalition Meeting

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Webinar: Strategic Prevention Framework Implementation and Evaluation

Strong Arms Support Group

The 2019 Community Overdose Engagement Summit “Bending the Curve”

Webinar: Prevention and Community Efforts for our Native LGBTQ and Two Spirit Relatives

Webinar: From Evidence to Practice: How Good Health Policy Can Help You Meet Your Prevention Goals

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Community Resources for Aging Rhode Islanders

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Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

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South County Regional Coalition Meeting

June 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Mon 24

Strong Arms Support Group

June 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Fri 28

Community Resources for Aging Rhode Islanders

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Jul 01

Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

July 1 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

The Hope & Recovery
Support Line

In the event of an opioid overdose, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You can also talk to your doctor about medication-assisted treatment.

401.942.STOP (7867)