Grantee Stories, Tools, and Resources

Find grantee stories, tools, videos, and other resources to support your prevention efforts.

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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.

Videos 2017
Illicit Synthetic Opioids: Understanding Potential Risks for First Responders

This resource provides an overview of guidelines to protect first responders from being harmed by illicit synthetic opioids

T/TA Tools 2017
Preventing the Consequences of Opioid Overdose: Understanding 911 Good Samaritan Laws

This resource provides an overview of Good Samaritan Laws and steps prevention practitioners can take to increase awareness of this important overdose prevention strategy.

T/TA Tools 2017
Words Matter: How Language Choice Can Reduce Stigma

This resource examines the role of language in perpetuating substance use disorder stigma, followed by tips for assessing when and how we may be using stigmatizing language, and steps for ensuring that the language we use and messages we deliver are positive, productive, and inclusive.

T/TA Tools 2017
Wisconsin’s Dose of Reality Media Campaign Warns Residents about Prescription Drug Misuse

Wisconsin’s Departments of Health Services and Justice teamed up to design and deliver a statewide media campaign to prevent prescription drug misuse.

Grantee Stories 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 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.

Videos 2017
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
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
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
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
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
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.

Videos 2017
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

Videos 2017
Preventing Youth Marijuana Use: National Survey Measures

This CAPT decision-support tool provides information on how national surveys measure youth marijuana use, as well as factors and consequences associated with such use.

T/TA Tools 2017

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