Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

Tools to Assess Community Readiness to Prevent Substance Misuse

SAMHSA’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies, 5/13/16 “Readiness” describes the degree to which a community is willing and prepared to address prevention needs. This resource provides a list of tools that practitioners working to prevent... read more

Prom PSA

SK Partnership for Prevention, May 19, 2016 Prom PSA video clip read more

Dangers of teen vaping topic of Portsmouth forum

East Bay RI, April 15, 2016 In this article, Portsmouth, RI educates the community about the risks of e-cigs and vaping. Youngster who vape have no shortage of products to choose from, and they come in three basic categories, according to Heidi Driscoll, coordinator... read more

Health Effects

Health Effects of marijuana on the body. read more

E-cigarettes: a new foundation for evidence-based policy and practice

Public Health England, August 2015 Smoking rates in England are in long-term decline. However, tobacco use remains one of the country’s major public health challenges with the harm increasingly concentrated in more disadvantaged communities. Over recent years,... read more

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