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
Implementing Policy Change: The Role of Enforcement

Learn how consistent and visible policy enforcement has impacted underage drinking in Oklahoma.

Video 2012
Improving the Behavioral Health of Boys and Young Men of Color: Addressing Data Challenges

This webinar discusses the prevalence of health disparities among boys and young men of color and how programs can strengthen their protective factors.

Webinar 2014
Incorporating Prevention Into Mental Health Settings

Health journalist Dr. Michael T. Compton discusses how setting common goals helps mental health and prevention professionals work together in the same setting.

Video 2012
Increasing Cultural Competency to Reduce Health Disparities: Approaches for Communities

This webinar was designed to help local-level substance abuse prevention practitioners identify and address health disparities in their communities, and to understand the role of cultural competence as a stepping stone in doing so.

Webinar 2015
Increasing Cultural Competency to Reduce Health Disparities: Approaches for States, Tribes, and Jurisdictions

This recorded webinar explores the relationship of cultural competence to health disparities, highlighting the importance of applying cultural competent approaches to preventing substance misuse and abuse in our most vulnerable populations.

Webinar 2015
Indiana Surveys Open Doors to Conversations about LGBTQ Prevention Needs

Learn how Indiana is opening doors to conversations about the prevention needs of the state’s LGBTQ population to make up for the lack of LGBTQ survey data.

Grantee Story 2015
Interactive Data Systems

Access a list of interactive state systems of substance misuse data to help inform your prevention program or intervention.

T/TA Tools 2015
Iowa’s Data Task Group Strengthens Data Collection at the Local Level

Learn how a task group from Iowa's state epidemiological outcomes workgroup (SEOW) strengthened data collection at the local level.

Grantee Story 2015
Issues Brief: Preventing Heroin Use — Facts, Factors, and Strategies

This resource describes recent trends in and factors associated with heroin use, including the non-medical use of prescription opioids.

T/TA Tools 2015
Kentucky Meets the Gold Standard for Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs

Learn how Kentucky’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program (PDMP) became the gold standard among PDMPs after launching the program in 1999.

Grantee Story 2015
Lexicon for Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integration

Access the Lexicon for Behavioral Health and Primary Care Integration, an online set of concepts and functional definitions for professionals.

T/TA Tools 2015
Local and State Sources of Prevention Data

Find local and state sources of prevention data to guide your prevention efforts.

T/TA Tools 2015
Locating Research on Substance Misuse

Use these reliable sources to help find research on substance misuse and its prevention.

T/TA Tools 2015
Logic Model Development Guide

This logic model development guide will help you build your own model during the prevention planning process.

T/TA Tools 2015
Making the Pitch: Crafting Messages for Key Stakeholders that Engage and Excite!

This webinar explores ways to craft and tailor prevention messages so they resonate with diverse stakeholders, drawing on best practice from the research literature.

Webinar 2015
Mapping Interventions to Different Levels of Risk

The Mapping Interventions to Different Levels of Risk chart provides examples of prevention interventions adaptable by age and for various populations.

T/TA Tools 2015
Massachusetts Prevention Efforts Target Opioid Overdoses

A review of Massachusetts’ grant-funded efforts to reduce opioid-related overdoses between 2006 and 2011.

Grantee Story 2015
Media Messaging to Reduce Opioid Misuse and Abuse: Selected Examples from the Northeast

This tool highlights examples of messaging efforts developed by states located in the northeast region of United States.

T/TA Tools 2016
Michigan Weaves Cultural Competency into its Substance Misuse Services

A new cultural competence toolkit helps substance misuse service providers in Michigan improve the effectiveness of their prevention efforts.

Grantee Story 2015
Minimizing Evaluation Costs

Understanding the cost of evaluations and the realities of the budget can help prevention practitioners focus on the right results.

T/TA Tools 2015