Grantee Stories, Tools, and Resources

Resource Titlesort descending Description Resource Type Date Added
Collaborating with Law Enforcement: Finding the Gatekeepers

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of connecting with the right people in law enforcement in order to spark new partnerships.

Videos 2018
How Are We Doing? Evaluating Your Collaboration

This tool presents some considerations for evaluating your collaboration, common functions to evaluate, and examples of instruments that measure these functions.

T/TA Tools 2018
PDMPs as a Public Health Tool: Opportunities and Strategies

This Prevention Conversations video explores some of the ways prevention practitioners can use Prescription Drug Monitoring Program data to inform prevention efforts.

Videos 2017
Why Should We Collaborate?

Discover some important reasons why collaboration is essential to substance misuse prevention.

T/TA Tools 2018
Maine Prevention Partners Rally Around Data

For nearly a decade, Maine’s State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup has kept data at the forefront of state and local planning efforts.

Grantee Stories 2016
Collaborating with Criminal Justice: Thinking Beyond Law Enforcement

This Prevention Conversations video explores opportunities for collaborating with other criminal justice sectors to address opioid misuse and overdose.

Videos 2018
Preventing Substance Misuse in Rural Settings

This tool offers prevention practitioners a foundation for understanding the burden of substance misuse in rural settings and strategies for designing and implementing successful prevention programming in a rural environment.

T/TA Tools 2018
Lessons from South Carolina: Tracking Naloxone Distribution

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of having an effective system for monitoring naloxone distribution.

Videos 2017
Levels of Collaboration

Stakeholders can work together in many different ways, for many different reasons. This chart presents four levels of collaboration, ranging from simple to complex.

T/TA Tools 2018
Innovative Funding Model Facilitates Prevention Collaboration in Massachusetts

<p>To address increasing rates of opioid drug misuse and related poisoning deaths, Massachusetts instituted a unique “cluster funding” model that requires sub-recipient communities to collaborate with a broad range of stakeholders.</p>

Grantee Stories 2016
What is Naloxone?

This short animation depicts how Naloxone, an opioid overdose-reversal medication, works in the body.

Videos 2018
Identifying and Selecting Evidence-Based Interventions

This tool is designed to help state and community planners apply SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) to identify and select evidence-based interventions that address local needs and reduce substance misuse issues.

T/TA Tools 2018
Lessons from South Carolina: Engaging Law Enforcement in Naloxone Distribution

This Prevention Conversations video describes how careful planning allowed the South Carolina to implement an effective naloxone distribution program.

Videos 2017
Collaboration Across SAMHSA’s Strategic Prevention Framework

This tool presents opportunities for collaborating at each step of the SPF.

T/TA Tools 2018
Michigan Partners with Primary Care to Reduce Health Disparities

Partnerships with federally-qualified health centers help Michigan’s prevention efforts reach underserved young adult populations.

Grantee Stories 2016
Worksheet: Revisiting Membership

This tool presents questions you can ask yourself or others on your team to facilitate a discussion about membership. Please note: you will need to print out this worksheet in order to complete it.

T/TA Tools 2018
Getting Naloxone to Those in Greatest Need: Lessons from Massachusetts

This Prevention Conversations video presents strategies for getting naloxone, a safe and effective rescue medication for people experiencing opioid overdose, into the hands of those in greatest need.

Videos 2017
Principles of Collaboration

This tool presents six important principles of collaboration.

T/TA Tools 2018
Working Under One Umbrella: Aligning the Prevention of Substance Misuse and Suicide in Wyoming

Wyoming’s Prevention Management Organization represents a unique approach to addressing the prevention of substance use and suicide in an integrated way.

Grantee Stories 2016
Preventing Opioid Overdose: The Value of Naloxone

This Prevention Conversations video underscores the importance of embracing naloxone distribution as a safe and effective strategy for preventing opioid-related overdose.

Videos 2017

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