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
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 and Protect Against Substance Use and Misuse

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
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: One Approach to Consider

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

T/TA Tools 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: The New York State of Mind

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

Video 2012
Executive Summary: Main Findings on Protective Factors and Programs

Access the executive summary overview of protective factors associated with substance use and misuse, and strategies that have been shown to be effective in addressing these factors among boys and young men of color.

T/TA Tools 2016
Factors That Contribute to Capacity Building and Sustainability

Learn about the factors that contribute to capacity building and the sustainability of prevention programs and outcomes.

T/TA Tools 2015
Finding Evidence-based Programs and Practices

Access information on evidence-based prevention programs and practices.

T/TA Tools 2015
Five Strategies for Better Webinars

Learn five strategies for delivering engaging and effective webinars, including ways in which you can engage your audience.

T/TA Tools 2015
Frequently Asked Questions About SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices

Staff from SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) answer frequently asked questions about submission and review processes.

T/TA Tools 2015
General Data Portals

Find a list of general data portals that provide access to, or guidelines for, how to access public health data for multiple geographic areas.

T/TA Tools 2015
General Evaluation Portals

Access an annotated list of general online portals related to evaluation.

T/TA Tools 2015
Getting Young Adult Survey Data: A Tale of Two States

Learn about the strategies that Nebraska and Ohio use to gather data about young adults, a population that has proven difficult to accurately assess.

Grantee Story 2015
Harnessing the Power of Social Media across SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework

Practitioners frequently use social media to inform and engage key stakeholders—particularly young adults—in their prevention initiatives.

Webinar 2016
Health System Measurement Project Tool

The Health System Measurement Project is an online tool that tracks government data and helps you analyze critical U.S. health system indicators.

T/TA Tools 2015
If You Find Data Daunting, SAMHSA's CAPT Can Help

Learn how CAPT helps practitioners apply epidemiological and other data sets toward prevention program priorities.

Grantee Story 2015
Implementation Guide for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services

Find guidance on providing culturally and linguistically appropriate services (CLAS) in health and health care with this nationally accepted blueprint.

T/TA Tools 2015