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 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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Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

Mental Health First Aid (Adults)

Addiction and Recovery: Dispelling the Myths

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Strong Arms Support Group

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Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Surviving Change

Webinar Series Part 3 of 4 – Implementing Evidence-Based Prevention Approaches: Selecting and Implementing Evidence-Based Prevention Strategies

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Strong Arms Support Group

Recovery and Person Centered Care

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Webinar Series Part 3 of 4 – Emerging Drug Trends: The Life Cycle of Epidemics and the Roles of Prevention

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Rhode Island TeacherFest

Rhode Island TeacherFest

Youth Mental Health First Aid

South County Regional Coalition Meeting

Youth Mental Health First Aid

Charlestown Seafood Festival

Charlestown Seafood Festival

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Recovery and Person Centered Care

July 23 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tue 30
Wed 31
Aug 01

Youth Mental Health First Aid

August 1 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Aug 01

South County Regional Coalition Meeting

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Aug 02

Youth Mental Health First Aid

August 2 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
Aug 02

Charlestown Seafood Festival

August 2 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Aug 03

Charlestown Seafood Festival

August 3 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Aug 04

Charlestown Seafood Festival

August 4 @ 12:00 pm - 11:00 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)