Videos

Find short video interviews featuring SAMHSA grantees and other prevention professionals sharing their experiences planning and implementing prevention programs and applying CAPT training and technical assistance.

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Prevention in the Wake of Disaster

Leslie Brougham Freeman, a Louisiana prevention official, describes the impact of recent natural disasters on the state's prevention activities and practitioner roles.

2012
Supply, Demand, and the Role of Prescribers in Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of engaging prescribers in efforts to prevent prescription drug misuse

2017
Partnering with Prescribers to Prevent Prescription Opioid Misuse

This Prevention Conversations video explores the unique role prescribers play in modulating both the amount and dosage of prescription drugs being prescribed, as well as the demand for these prescriptions.

2017
Partnering with the Medical Community: The Value of Listening

This Prevention Conversations video explores challenges prevention practitioners may face collaborating with the medical community to prevent prescription drug misuse, and strategies for building these partnerships.

2017
Prevention in Rural Communities: Tekoa’s Takeback Program

This Prevention Conversations video describes how a small town’s prescription drug takeback program in Washington State served as a catalyst for engaging partners across the community.

2017
Preventing Opioid Misuse: Engaging Non-Traditional Partners

This Prevention Conversations video describes some of the non-traditional partners with which Pennsylvania has worked to prevent prescription drug misuse.

2017
The Role of PDMPs in Preventing Prescription Opioid Misuse

This Prevention Conversations video explores how Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs (PDMPs) allow prescribers to “do their jobs” while playing a critical role in curbing the opioid crisis.

2017
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.

2017
Lessons from South Carolina: Tracking Naloxone Distribution

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

2017
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.

2017
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.

2017
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.

2017
Lessons from Wisconsin: The Value of Broad Stakeholder Involvement

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of involving key stakeholders in the development of media messages and materials.

2017
Preventing Prescription Opioid Misuse in Utah: Leveraging Partnerships

This Prevention Conversations video describes how one community’s “can-do” approach to preventing underage drinking became a model for community prevention efforts.

2017
Lessons from Wisconsin: Finding a Prevention Champion

This Prevention Conversations video explores the value of having high-profile supports who are willing to champion your prevention efforts.

2017
Lessons from Utah: Using Media Campaigns to Engage Local Partners

This Prevention Conversations video examines the value of statewide media campaigns in raising awareness of pressing substance misuse problems and mobilizing stakeholders.

2017
Reframing the Opioid Prevention Narrative: Addressing Misperceptions

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of understanding the nature of addiction as a critical first step in preventing opioid misuse and overdose.

2017
Reframing the Opioid Prevention Narrative: Working with the Press

This Prevention Conversations video highlights how one community in Massachusetts partnered with the press to correct misperceptions about the nature of addiction.

2017
Lessons from Massachusetts: Changing the Conversation about Addiction

This Prevention Conversations video explores how changing attitudes toward people who use drugs in Massachusetts played a key role in program success.

2017
Preventing Opioid Misuse and Overdose: Using Data to Correct Misperceptions

This Prevention Conversations video highlights the importance of data in making the case for prevention efforts.

2017

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