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
Prevention in CNMI: Achieving Cultural Competence in a Small but Diverse Nation

Prevention and epidemiology specialist James Arriola discusses the value of providing culturally competent prevention services in the Northern Mariana Islands.

Video 2012
Prevention in Colorado: The Impact of the Strategic Prevention Framework

Learn how applying SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) to assess needs and evaluate outcomes has impacted prevention planning in Colorado.

Video 2012
Prevention in Kentucky: Laying the Foundation for Ongoing Collaboration

Connie Smith, a Kentucky prevention official, describes how the state’s 14 regional prevention centers are working together to reduce underage drinking.

Video 2012
Prevention in Massachusetts: Following the Data

Learn how Massachusetts applied the Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) to conduct a statewide needs assessment and identify prevention priorities.

Video 2012
Prevention in Michigan: Sharing Data Across Systems

Learn how an effort to share data across Michigan’s multiple data systems helped prevention professionals identify priorities and plan and implement programs.

Video 2012
Prevention in New Hampshire: Working Regionally to Make an Impact

Valerie Morgan, a New Hampshire prevention official, describes how the state works with its regional prevention centers to address substance-related issues.

Video 2012
Prevention in New Mexico: The Benefits of an Assertive Technical Assistance Process

Evaluator Michael Coop describes how an assertive technical assistance process helped New Mexico communities with few resources address underage drinking.

Video 2013
Prevention in South Carolina: Building Capacity through Coaching

South Carolina official Michelle Nienhaus discusses the state’s use of regional capacity coaches to provide training and technical assistance to grantees.

Video 2012
Prevention in South Carolina: Overcoming Challenges

Discover how South Carolina identified underage drinking and alcohol-related accidents as prevention priorities and succeeded in overcoming those challenges.

Video 2012
Prevention in the Context of Primary Care: Opportunities for Collaboration

The Prevention in the Context of Primary Care webinar offers collaborative intervention strategies for reducing substance misuse among adolescents.

Webinar 2014
Prevention in the Marshall Islands: The Role of Tradition

In the Marshall Islands, prevention leaders are tapping cultural practices, knowledge, and skills to address a growing substance use problem.

Video 2012
Prevention Messaging In Action: Stories from the Field

This webinar examined the nuts and bolts of developing an effective prevention pitch by engaging participants in an interactive case study designed to highlight key considerations for communicating effectively.

Webinar 2015
Prevention Programs that Address Youth Marijuana Use: Using Prevention Research to Guide Prevention Practice

This CAPT resource provides summaries of interventions that have been shown to prevent or reduce marijuana use among youth.

T/TA Tools 2015
Protective Factors Factsheet

Developed by the Red Lake Nation, this factsheet highlights an array of tribal traditions and activities that protect tribal members from substance abuse and related mental health problems.

T/TA Tools 2015
Providing Behavioral Health Services Across the Continuum

Comprehensive, bilingual behavioral health services for Spanish-speaking adults and youth resulted in effective prevention and intervention programs.

Video 2012
Readiness Assessments Help Montana-Wyoming Tribal Leaders’ Council Promote Prevention Services

Learn how assessing community resources and readiness helped Montana-Wyoming tribal leaders promote prevention services targeting underage drinking.

Grantee Story 2015
Recommended Functions of Successful Epidemiological Workgroups

This tool helps epidemiological workgroups re-conceptualize their purpose and function, drawing on lessons learned from experienced workgroup members.

T/TA Tools 2016
Red Lake Nation Highlights Culture as Prevention

The Red Lake Nation in Minnesota used data to identify risk and protective factors affecting their tribe and draw on tribal traditions that support prevention.

Grantee Story 2015
Reporting Your Evaluation Results

Evaluation results reporting helps you improve your program and is crucial for fundraising and gaining community support.

T/TA Tools 2015
Resources for Finding Health Data on LGBTQ Populations

Access resources for finding health data on the lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, and questioning (LBGTQ) populations.

T/TA Tools 2015

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