Grantee Stories, Tools, and Resources

Resource Titlesort descending Description Resource Type Date Added
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.

Videos 2017
Collaboration Key to Opichi Wadiswan Success

On the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe reservation in northern Minnesota, Opichi Wadiswan, a once-struggling youth program, finds its footing when a new director embraces a collaborative approach to implementation.

Grantee Stories 2016
Finding the Hook: Changing Perceptions of Harm Reduction Strategies

This Prevention Conversations video presents strategies for helping people understand the role of harm reduction in preventing opioid overdose and overdose-related death.

Videos 2018
Tips for Healthy Collaborations

Successful collaboration requires careful maintenance and occasional compromise. This tool presents some tips for keeping your collaboration healthy over time.

T/TA Tools 2018
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.

Videos 2017
Omaha Colleges Work Together to Prevent High-Risk Drinking

The Omaha Collegiate Consortium, comprising eight colleges and universities, worked together at a time when many universities are reluctant to share the extent of their student drinking problems.

Grantee Stories 2016
The Role of Prevention Following a Non-Fatal Overdose

This Prevention Conversations video explores the importance of post-overdose interventions in preventing future overdoses.

Videos 2018
Are Members Satisfied?

Regular assessments of member satisfaction can help collaborating partners increase member engagement, improve group cohesion, and refine group processes and procedures. This tool offers some questions you may want to include in a satisfaction assessment.

T/TA Tools 2018
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.

Videos 2017
KISS FM Radio Helps Amarillo, Texas Schools Take Prevention to the Airwaves

Amarillo radio station 96.9 KISS FM teamed up with the Amarillo Independent School District, prevention specialists, and community organizations to bring help and hope to youth struggling with issues related to alcohol and other drug use, bullying, depression, and suicide.

Grantee Stories 2016
Working with People in Recovery Homes: Engaging Residents in Overdose Prevention Efforts

This Prevention Conversations video presents some important steps Phoenix Recovery Support Services in Chicago, Illinois is taking to prevent opioid overdose among its residents.

Videos 2018
Activity: Aligning Goals and Activities

This activity can help teams assess the degree to which member activities align with the collaboration’s overall purpose and goals.

T/TA Tools 2018
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.

Videos 2017
Tips for Engaging with Prescribers to Prevent Opioid Misuse

This tool provides prevention practitioners with practical tips for connecting with and involving prescribers in prescriber education programs to prevent opioid misuse.

T/TA Tools 2018
Boot Camp Training Immerses Clinicians in Military Culture

To better serve the behavioral health needs of military service members, veterans, and their families, Kentucky’s Department for Behavioral Health, Developmental & Intellectual Disabilities (DBHDID), Division of Behavioral Health collaborates with the Kentucky National Guard to deliver an innovative, experiential training for prevention practitioners and clinicians.

Grantee Stories 2016
Addressing the Opioid Crisis: Opportunities to Collaborate with Law Enforcement

This Prevention Conversations video explores the potential role of law enforcement in addressing opioid misuse and overdose.

Videos 2018
Online Tools to Keep Your Collaboration Ticking

This resource briefly describes some of the user-friendly tools currently available to help your team function more efficiently.

 

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

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