Grantee Stories, Tools, and Other Resources

Find grantee stories, tools, videos, and other resources to support your prevention efforts.

Resource Title Description Resource Type Date Added
Does it Pay to Invest in Training and Technical Assistance?

Evaluator Paul Florin presents findings from the evaluation of Rhode Island’s Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant (SPF SIG).

Video 2012
Effective Focus Groups

Access guidelines for obtaining the best results with focus groups as part of your prevention planning efforts.

T/TA Tools 2015
Effective Social and Emotional Learning Programs

The CASEL Guide contains an array of effective, research-based social and emotional learning programs for preschool and elementary schools.

T/TA Tools 2015
Elements Good Data Report

Learn about the key elements that every prevention outcomes evaluation report should contain to ensure that data is conveyed clearly.

T/TA Tools 2015
Elements of a Culturally Competent Prevention System

The elements of a culturally competent prevention system include valuing and adapting to diversity.

T/TA Tools 2015
Enhancing the Structure and Function of State/Tribe Epidemiological Workgroups: Session One

Learn the basics of building an epidemiological workgroup and get tips for success from experienced workgroup members.

Webinar 2015
Enhancing the Structure and Function of State/Tribe Epidemiological Workgroups: Session Two

Learn strategies to keep epidemiological workgroup members active and engaged.

Webinar 2015
Ensuring the Well-being of Boys and Young Men of Color: Factors that Promote Success

This practice-support tool distills research on substance use and misuse in boys and young men of color as well as factors promoting positive youth development. 

T/TA Tools 2016
Environmental Strategies Guide

Access guidelines for selecting and implementing environmental strategies to prevent and reduce substance misuse.

T/TA Tools 2015
Environmental Strategies Online Course

Take an online course that offers an introduction to environmental strategies for reducing youth access to alcohol.

Online Course 2015
Epidemiological Workgroup Technical Assistance Toolkit

The Epidemiological Workgroup Technical Assistance Toolkit helps support the work of state epidemiological outcomes workgroups (SEOWs).

T/TA Tools 2015
Evaluating Social Media Efforts

Find tips for planning social media efforts and information about online tools you can use to evaluate your success.

T/TA Tools 2015
Evaluation Helps STEPS Expand Reach

Learn how CAPT evaluation technical assistance helped the STEPS program reduce alcohol misuse among college students and expand its reach into other areas.

Grantee Story 2015
Evaluation Organizations

Access a list of evaluation organizations that provide training, technical assistance, and other services for prevention professionals.

T/TA Tools 2015
Evaluation Tools and Resources

Find tools and resources for evaluation, including aides and tip sheets.

T/TA Tools 2015
Evidence-based Prevention: New York

New York State prevention official Barry Donovan describes his state’s efforts to ensure that its funded providers implement evidence-based programming.

Video 2012
Factors Associated with Binge Drinking in Adolescents

An overview of prevention research on risk and protective factors associated with binge and heavy episodic drinking among adolescents and young adults.

T/TA Tools 2015
Family Involvement in the Latino Community

A behavioral health practitioner from Atlanta urges his peers to check their assumptions about community substance use.

Video 2012
Fear Messages Scare Tactics in Substance Abuse Prevention

This document summarizes peer-reviewed research on the use of scare tactics and fear messages in health communications to prevent substance misuse.

T/TA Tools 2015
Feasibility Assessment Prevention Planning

Learn how feasibility assessment helps prevention practitioners choose the program or intervention that best suits their target community.

T/TA Tools 2015