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Recommended Terminology for Substance Use Disorders in the Care of Children, Adolescents, Young Adults, and Families

A new policy statement developed by the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) provides recommendations for pediatricians, media, policymakers, and government agencies with medically accurate, person-first, and nonstigmatizing terminology around substance use. Also... read more

Microlearning Toolkit: Vaping Prevention 101

New England PTTC, March 23, 2022 Brush up on your cannabis knowledge with this series of short lessons on vaping and prevention! Each lesson consists of a 5-10 minute video followed by a brief quiz. Topics include: effects of nicotine on the adolescent brain, public... read more

SAMHSA Training, TA, and Resource Initiatives

This resource is an updated list of SAMHSA training and technical assistance programs and resources available for grantees, providers, and organizations. read more

A Behavioral Health Emergency Plan for My Child and Family

Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals, 2022 Like a physical health crisis, a behavioral health crisis can be devastating for individuals, families, and communities. A Behavioral Health Crisis Plan is intended to help... read more

Emoji Drug Code – Decoded

Drug Enforcement Administration, 2021 The Drug Enforcement Administration is aware of drug trafficking organizations using emojis to buy and sell counterfeit pills and other illicit drugs on social media and through e-commerce. This resource helps to decode some of... read more

BH Link

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.

401.414.LINK (5465)