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
Prescription Drug Monitoring Best Practices

Access a report explaining the role of state prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) and that assesses the evidence for PDMP best practices.

T/TA Tools 2015
Prescription Drug Monitoring Effectiveness

These materials on prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP) effectiveness from Brandeis University's PDMP Center for Excellence incorporate results from research studies, PDMP evaluations, and surveys.

T/TA Tools 2015
Prescription Drug Monitoring Improve Care

Data sharing initiatives in Washington state led to more effective Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) and improved medical care.

T/TA Tools 2015
Preventing Behavioral Disorders Young People

Access a report from the National Research Council and the Institute of Medicine that reviews research on behavioral health issues in children and youth.

T/TA Tools 2015
Preventing Prescription Drug Abuse Webinar

Access slides from a SAMHSA webinar on prescription drug misuse and abuse in the workplace, which identifies the risk factors for various consumption patterns.

T/TA Tools 2015
Preventing Substance Use Disorders among Young Adults in the Workplace

Gain insight into how prevention professionals have collaborated with employers in prevention efforts targeted at working young adults.

Webinar 2015
Preventing Suicide Toolkit

SAMHSA has developed a toolkit to help high schools and their partners assess their ability to prevent suicide among students.

T/TA Tools 2015
Preventing Youth Marijuana Use

This annotated bibliography contains article abstracts and recommended reading to help practitioners prevent youth marijuana use and was developed by CAPT.

T/TA Tools 2015
Prevention in Alaska: Seeing the Whole Picture

Learn how improved data collection in Alaska and a focus on preventing underage drinking and alcohol use disorders are impacting prevention efforts.

Video 2012
Prevention in Colorado

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: 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

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

Video 2012
Prevention in Michigan

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

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 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 Media Campaigns

Find examples of state and national media campaigns designed to promote behavior change in reducing substance misuse.

T/TA Tools 2015
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