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SAMHSA’s Award-Winning Newsletter
November/December 2008, Volume 16, Number 6 

Index N–R


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National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month (1) 15; (3) 5; (5) 8

National Association of Drug Court Professionals (3) 3

National Association of State Alcohol and Drug Abuse Directors (1) 5; (3) 5; (6) 8

National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (1) 5

National Business Group on Health (5) 2

National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (1) 5; (4) 5

National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative (2) 13

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day (3) 12

National Directory of Drug and Alcohol Abuse Treatment Programs 2008 (4) 12

National District Attorneys Association (3) 3

National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health (3) 12

National Governors Association (3) 3

National Guard (1) 3, 4; (4) 4, 5

National Health Care for the Homeless Council (4) 10

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (3) 15

National Inhalants and Poisons Awareness Week (2) 9

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (1) 12; (2) 3

National Institute on Drug Abuse (1) 7, 12; (2) 3

National Institutes of Health (1) 7, 12

National Prevention Network (3) 5

National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (2) 7, 15; (5) 11

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1) 3-5; (6) 6, 7

National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services—N-SSATS (2) 6

National Survey on Drug Use and Health—NSDUH (1) 2-4, 6, 7; (2) 6, 8-10, 12, 13; (3) 6, 13, 15; (4) 6, 7; (5) 8, 9; (6) 10, 11

New Freedom Initiative (4) 3

Nonmedical Stimulant Use, Other Drug Use, Delinquent Behaviors, and Depression among Adolescents (2) 8

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Office of Applied Studies—OAS (1) 5, 6, 12; (2) 8, 10, 12; (4) 5, 7, 13

Office of the Surgeon General (3) 6; (4) 7

online redesign (6) 19

older adults (1) 11; (2) 4, 6

Operation Healthy Reunions (1) 5

opiate/opioid abuse (1) 10; (2) 11; (5) 13

opioid replacement therapy (4) 13

opioid treatment (5) 11; (6) 5

Oprah (6) 13

outpatient treatment (4) 13

over-the-counter (OTC) drug abuse (1) 6, 7

OxyContin® (1) 10; (5) 9

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painkiller/pain reliever abuse (2) 8, 10, 11; (5) 8

parent awareness of youth substance abuse (4) 6, 7

parents (3) 6; (4) 6, 7; (5) 15

parity law (6) 1-4

Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act (6) 1

peer support (1) 5; (5) 4

phencyclidine (PCP) (1) 6

Policy Academy (5) 6

post-traumatic stress (1) 2, 5, 15; (2) 6, 13; (3) 10; (4) 4, 5; (5) 2-4, 6; (6) 12

Power, A. Kathryn (1) 2, 4, 5; (3) 7, 12; (4) 8, 10; (5) 3-5, 12; (6) 12

pregnant and postpartum women (1) 11; (4) 12; (5) 11; (6) 5, 11

prescription drug abuse (1) 6, 7; (2) 2, 11; (3) 15; (5) 8, 9

prescription drug disposal (1) 6

Prescription for Danger: A Report on the Troubling Trend of Prescription and Over-the-Counter Drug Abuse among the Nation’s Teens (1) 7

President’s New Freedom Initiative (4) 3

President’s Volunteer Service Award (1) 12

prevention
alcohol abuse (5) 10
community-based (1) 11
grants for (2) 6, 7; (5) 10, 11
substance abuse (1) 11; (2) 12; (5) 10
suicide (1) 3-5; (5) 10, 11
youth drug abuse (5) 10

Prevention, Treatment, and Outreach program/initiative (4) 4, 5

primary care
and behavioral health screening (2) 3
and mental health services (5) 12
and substance abuse screening (2) 3, 6

PRISM Awards (3) 11

Project LAUNCH (5) 10

Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (2) 7; (4) 8, 9

psychological abuse/distress (1) 2, 3, 5; (2) 10, 13; (3) 10; (4) 5

psychotherapy (5) 6

public health model (5) 3

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rape (5) 3; (6) 12

Reach to Teach: Educating Elementary and Middle School Students with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (1) 9

“Real People, Real Recovery: Effectively Delivering Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care” (1) 15
recidivism (3) 1-4

recovery
after incarceration (3) 1-4
budget for (2) 6, 7
from mental disorders (1) 11, 15
from mental stress (5) 4, 5
from substance abuse (1) 15; (5) 4, 7
online resources (1) 15
relapse (5) 13
services for homeless (4) 10
support (1) 5, 15; (5) 4, 7
veterans (5) 4, 5
women (6) 9-11
young offenders (3) 1-4

“Recovery and the Family: Extending Treatment to Everyone” (1) 15

“Recovery in the United States: Past, Present, and Future” (1) 15

Recovery Month (1) 15; (3) 5; (4) 11; (5) 7-9

referral for treatment (2) 1-6, 11

refugee experience (3) 9

reimbursement codes (2) 1-3

Reimbursement of Mental Health Services in Primary Care Settings (5) 12

relapse (5) 13

repeat admissions to treatment (5) 13

residential treatment (1) 11; (2) 11; (3) 1; (4) 13;(5) 11

resilience (2) 6; (3) 12; (5) 4, 5, 7

returning veterans (4) 4, 5; (5) 1-6

“The Road to Recovery: A Showcase of Events” (1) 15

rural substance abuse (2) 12

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  Women, Addiction, & Recovery  
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Conference Coverage & Related Stories


  Returning Veterans  
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Women in the Military: Overcoming Challenges

From mental health issues to sexual harassment—what’s being done to help.

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Veterans & Major Depressive Episode: New Data

Last year, more than 300,000 veterans experienced MDEs.


  Suicide Prevention  
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New Media Increase Options

Virtual suicide prevention efforts are helping.

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Lifeline Answers One Millionth Call

Milestone for SAMHSA’s National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.


  Training Manuals  
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Detoxification

This Treatment Improvement Protocol training manual offers basics on successful detox.

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Medication-Assisted Treatment

This Treatment Improvement Protocol training manual discusses treatment for opioid addiction.


  Data on Youth  
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Inhalant Use & Depression

Some adolescents are three times as likely to start using inhalants—find out why.

Mental Health Settings: New Data

Do young people get mental health services at school more often than at specialty treatment centers?

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Out-of-Home Treatment

Effective treatment options for young people.


  Also in This Issue  
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2008 Science & Service Award Winners

For best practices, 29 organizations honored.

Grant Updates

Awards announced.

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Advisory Councils

Five new members for SAMHSA’s Advisory Councils.

Treatment Line Gets National Attention

Oprah promotes SAMHSA’s substance abuse treatment line as a resource.

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Voice Award Nominations

You have until March 2009 to cast your vote.

Primary Care Settings

Mental health may improve with treatment location.



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