Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

Tips for Teens Series

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2019 SAMHSA’s “Tips for Teens” series, specifically designed for teens, addresses the risks, statistics, and myths about various substances that teens may use. Click here to access the... read more

Marijuana Use, Effects, and Public Health Implications

Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies at Brown University & Providence VA Medical Center, 2019 Click the link to view the slides from a recent presentation delivered by Jane Merik, Ph.D.   read more

Environmental Strategies to Prevent the Non-Medical Use of Prescription Drugs

Education Development Center, 2018 Environmental Prevention Strategies (EPS) are population-based interventions that change the context in which individuals make decisions.1 EPS are important because they have the potential to alter the environment in such a way as to... read more

Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network

Prevention Technology Transfer Center Network, 2018 The purpose of the Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network is to improve implementation and delivery of effective substance abuse prevention interventions, and provide training and technical assistance... read more

RIDOH Code Video

Rhode Island Department of Health, 2018 A video that highlights the innovative work of five Rhode Island municipalities that developed comprehensive overdose response plans. Watch the video here. read more

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)