Substance Abuse Prevention/Mental Health Promotion

Substance Use Disorders Linked to COVID-19 Susceptibility

National Institutes of Health, September 2020 A National Institutes of Health-funded study found that people with substance use disorders (SUDs) are more susceptible to COVID-19 and its complications. The research, published in Molecular Psychiatry, was co-authored by... read more

CollegeAIM – Alcohol Intervention Matrix

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, September 2020 CollegeAIM—the College Alcohol Intervention Matrix—is an easy-to-use and comprehensive booklet and website to help schools identify effective alcohol interventions. While there are numerous options for... read more

Alcohol-Related Disparities Among Women: Evidence and Potential Explanations

Alcohol Research: Current Reviews, September 2020 Although research on alcohol-related disparities among women is a highly understudied area, evidence shows that racial/ethnic minority women, sexual minority women, and women of low socioeconomic status (based on... read more

City of Providence Healthy Communities Office Job Opportunity – Program Manager, PFS Grant

City of Providence Department of Human Resources, August 2020 The City of Providence Healthy Communities Office is seeking a full time Program Manager to oversee all aspects of the Providence Partnerships for Success grant. The Providence Partnerships for Success... read more

Alcohol and COVID-19 Prevention Advertisement

RI Regional Prevention Coalitions, August 2020 COVID-19 has significantly altered our daily routines, and for some adults, the temptation to start cocktail hour early or have a drink to take the edge off may seem less problematic these days. The RI Regional Prevention... read more

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In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.

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