Web Based Resources and Information

Anger

Anger Management for Substance Abuse and Mental Health Clients (SAMHSA)
Therapy Manual and Client Workbook, in English and Spanish
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4213 Manual, English
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4210 Workbook, English
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/BKD444S Manual, Spanish
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4189 Workbook, Spanish

Anger (American Psychological Association)
http://www.apa.org/topics/anger/index.aspx
http://www.apa.org/topics/anger/control.aspx

Anger Management (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/anger-management/MY00689/METHOD=print
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/anger-management/MH00075

How Can I Deal with My Anger? (Nemours)
http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/emotions/deal_with_anger.html

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/bipolardisorder.html

Bullying

Stop Bullying Now.gov
http://www.stopbullying.gov/
http://www.stopbullying.gov/kids/index.html (kids)

Bullying (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/bullying.html

Bullying (National Crime Prevention Council)
http://www.ncpc.org/topics/bullying

Bullying (National PTA)
http://www.pta.org/bullying.asp

Dealing with Bullying (Nemours)
http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/problems/bullies.html

Bullying (American Psychological Association)
http://www.apa.org/topics/bullying/index.aspx

Stop Bullying: Speak Up
http://stopbullyingspeakup.com

Love Is Louder
http://www.loveislouder.com/

Trevor Project
http://www.thetrevorproject.org/

It Gets Better Project
http://www.itgetsbetter.org/

Bullying Prevention Resources Guide
http://www.bullyingprevention.org/

Child Mental Health

Child Mental Health (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/childmentalhealth.html

Child and Adolescent Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/child-and-adolescent-mental-health/index.shtml

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day
http://www.samhsa.gov/children/

Cyberbullying

Cyberbullying (National Crime Prevention Council)
http://www.ncpc.org/topics/cyberbullying

Stop Cyberbullying
http://www.stopcyberbullying.org/index2.html

Cyberbullying Research Center
http://www.cyberbullying.us/

Cyberbullying (Stopbullying.gov)
http://www.stopbullying.gov/topics/cyberbullying/

Dating Violence

Dating Violence (Women’s Health Information Center, U.S. HHS Office on Women’s Health)
http://www.womenshealth.gov/violence/types/dating.cfm

Teen Violence (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/teenviolence.html

Domestic Violence (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/domesticviolence.html

Dating Violence (National Center for Victims of Crime)
http://www.ncvc.org/ncvc/main.aspx?dbName=DocumentViewer&DocumentID=37939

Teen Dating Violence (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/ViolencePrevention/intimatepartnerviolence/teen_dating_violence.html

Love Is Not Abuse
http://loveisnotabuse.com/web/guest;jsessionid=0B080694F47F658E58D351CE3C6BC8CF

Delirium

Delirium (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/delirium.html

Depression

Depression (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/depression.html

General Mental Health

Mental Health (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/mentalhealth.html

National Institute of Mental Health
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml

Mental Health America
http://www.nmha.org/

National Alliance on Mental Illness
http://www.nami.org/template.cfm?section=about_mental_illness

National Mental Health Services Locator
http://www.nami.org/template.cfm?section=about_mental_illness

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/obsessivecompulsivedisorder.html

Personality Disorders

Personality Disorders (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/personalitydisorders.html

Psychotic Disorders

Psychotic Disorders (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/psychoticdisorders.html

PTSD


PTSD: Military

PTSD (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/posttraumaticstressdisorder.html

PTSD (Medline Plus) – Spanish
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/spanish/posttraumaticstressdisorder.html

PTSD (PubMed)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0001923/

PTSD (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd/index.shtml

PTSD (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/post-traumatic-stress-disorder/DS00246

National Center for PTSD (U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs)
http://www.ptsd.va.gov/index.asp

Military Veterans PTSD Reference Manual
http://www.ptsdmanual.com/

PTSD Overview (military.com)
http://www.military.com/benefits/resources/ptsd-overview

Self-Injury/Cutting

Self-Injury/Cutting (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/print/self-injury/DS00775/DSECTION=all&METHOD=print

Cutting (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/mental_health/cutting.html

How Can I Stop Cutting? (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/teen/your_mind/problems/resisting_cutting.html

Sexting/Internet Safety

Sexting Prevention
http://www.jwrc.org/KeepKidsSafe/OnlineSafety/SextingPrevention/tabid/200/Default.aspx
http://www.doj.state.wi.us/news/files/SextingPrevention.pdf
http://ncmec.vo.llnwd.net/o15/downloads/special/Sexting_Prevention.pdf
http://www.connectsafely.com/Safety-Tips/tips-to-prevent-sexting.html
http://www.mountainviewprevention.org/sextingfactsandprevention.pdf

Sexting: How Parents Can Keep Their Kids Safe (National Crime Prevention Council) - PDF
http://www.ncpc.org/resources/files/pdf/internet-safety/NCPC-FactSheet2.pdf

Sexting: How Teens Can Stay Safe (National Crime Prevention Council) - PDF
http://www.ncpc.org/resources/files/pdf/internet-safety/NCPC-FactSheet1.pdf

Internet Safety (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/internetsafety.html

Internet Safety: Fact Sheet for Parents (American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists) - PDF
http://www.acog.org/departments/adolescentHealthCare/TeenCareToolKit/internetSfty_4_parents.pdf

Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety (Federal Bureau of Investigation)
http://www.fbi.gov/publications/pguide/pguidee.htm

Internet Safety (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/parent/positive/family/net_safety.html

Internet Safety: Safe Surfing Tips for Teens (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/teen/safety/safebasics/internet_safety.html

Safe Cyberspace Surfing (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/kid/watch/house/internet_safety.html

Stigma


Stigma: MH Stigma in the Military

Overcoming the Stigma of Mental Illness (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/mental-health/MH00076

Fight Stigma (NAMI)
http://www.nami.org/template.cfm?section=fight_stigma

Stigma (Mental Health America)
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/go/action/stigma-watch

Mental Illness Stigma Entrenched in American Culture; New Strategies Needed, Study Finds
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2010/09/100915080437.htm

Stigma in the Military (SAMHSA)
http://www.stopstigma.samhsa.gov/teleconferences/archive/training/teleconference033006.aspx

Returning from the War Zone: A Guide for Military Personnel (Includes Information on Stigma) (U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs)
http://www.ptsd.va.gov/public/reintegration/guide-pdf/SMGuide.pdf

Pentagon Aims to Reduce Stigma for Troops Seeking Mental Health Care
http://www.military.com/NewContent/0,13190,SS_021405_Stigma,00.html

The Military’s War on Stigma (APA)
http://www.apa.org/monitor/2009/06/stigma-war.aspx

The Stigma of Mental Health Problems in the Military
http://www.thesafenetwork.org/resources/pdf/stigma_of_mental_health_in_military.pdf

Stress

Stress (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/stress.html

Manage Stress (National Health Information Finder)
http://www.healthfinder.gov/prevention/PrintTopic.aspx?topicID=45

Stress: Military
http://www.mentalhealthamerica.net/reunions/infoOngoingOperations.cfm
http://www.apa.org/monitor/feb04/reduce.aspx

Suicide


Suicide in the Military

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/Materials/Default.aspx (free materials for order)

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
http://www.afsp.org/

Suicide (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/suicide.html

Youth Suicide Prevention Curricula
http://dpi.state.wi.us/sspw/suicideprevcurriculum.html
http://www.save.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.viewPage&page_id=45DFBB66-7E90-9BD4-CEB81505D25E7ED1
http://www.k12.wa.us/Communications/pressreleases2009/SuicidePrevention.aspx
http://www.ihs.gov/nonmedicalprograms/nspn/
http://wonder.cdc.gov/wonder/prevguid/p0000024/p0000024.asp

Recommended Suicide Prevention Videos (American Assn. of Suicidology)
http://www.suicidology.org/web/guest/stats-and-tools/videos

Suicide Signs and Facts (Trevor Project)
http://www.thetrevorproject.org/suicide-resources/suicidal-signs

It Gets Better Project
http://www.itgetsbetter.org/

Suicide and the Military
http://www.pdhealth.mil/guidelines/downloads/Suicide_Screening.pdf
http://psychcentral.com/lib/2011/suicide-and-the-military/
http://www.suicide.org/suicide-prevention-in-the-military.html
http://www.reuters.com/article/2010/09/23/us-suicide-military-usa-idUSTRE68M5G720100923
http://www2.tbo.com/content/2010/oct/10/na-military-suicide-rates-surge/
http://www.af.mil/news/story.asp?id=123185434

Teen Mental Health

Teen Mental Health (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/teenmentalhealth.html

Child and Adolescent Mental Health (NIMH)
http://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/child-and-adolescent-mental-health/index.shtml

National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day
http://www.samhsa.gov/children/

Substance Use

Alcohol

Alcohol: Binge Drinking

Alcohol (Medline Plus) – a wide variety of alcohol information resources and fact sheets
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/alcohol.html

StopAlcoholAbuse.Gov (Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking [ICCPUD])
http://www.stopalcoholabuse.gov/

Alcohol (NIAAA)
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Alcohol (PDFA)
http://www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/alcohol

Alcohol Abuse Prevention: Some Serious Problems
http://www.alcoholfacts.org/

Higher Education Center for Alcohol, Drug Abuse, and Violence Prevention (U.S. Dept. of Ed.)
http://www.higheredcenter.org/

Alcohol publications from SAMHSA Store:
http://store.samhsa.gov/pages/searchResult/alcohol

Binge Drinking (CDC Fact Sheet)
http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/binge-drinking.htm

Binge Drinking on College Campuses (Center for Science in the Public Interest)
http://www.cspinet.org/booze/collfact1.htm

Binge Drinking Among Underage Persons (SAMHSA OAS)
http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/2k2/AlcBinge/AlcBinge.htm

College Drinking: Changing the Culture (U.S. government Task Force on College Drinking)
http://www.collegedrinkingprevention.gov/

Alcohol’s Damaging Effects on the Brain (NIAAA)
http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa63/aa63.htm

Alcohol and Energy Drinks/Alcopops/Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages

FDA Warning letter press release, with links to the letters to the four companies in question:
http://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm234109.htm

FTC sends warning letters to the marketers of caffeinated alcohol drinks:
http://www.ftc.gov/opa/2010/11/alcohol.shtm

FDA website on caffeinated alcoholic beverages:
http://www.fda.gov/Food/FoodIngredientsPackaging/ucm190366.htm

CDC Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverage Fact Sheet:
http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/cab.htm

Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau on Alcohol Beverages with Added Caffeine
http://www.ttb.gov/main_pages/caffeine-added.shtml

FDA Background Information on Caffeinated Alcoholic Beverages
http://www.fda.gov/Food/FoodIngredientsPackaging/ucm233591.htm

Alcohol, Energy Drinks, and Youth: A Dangerous Mix (The Marin Institute)
http://www.marininstitute.org/alcopops/energy_drink_report.htm

Alcoholic Energy Drinks: A Risky Mix (TIME)
http://www.time.com/time/health/article/0,8599,1810802,00.html

Alabama Bans Drinks that Combine Alcohol and Caffeine (2/24/11)
http://www.businessweek.com/ap/financialnews/D9LJ5VUO0.htm

Texas Focus on caffeinated alcoholic beverages:
http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/metropolitan/7316399.html

Bath Salts/Ivory Wave

Ivory Wave (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ivory_Wave

Ivory Wave (Hawaii Counterdrug)
http://www.hawaiicounterdrug.org/Docs/Ivory_Wave.pdf

Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Methylenedioxypyrovalerone

MDPV (DEA)
http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drugs_concern/mdpv.pdf

MDPV (U.S. Dept. of Justice)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/programs/forensicsci/microgram/journal2010/mj7-1_12-15.pdf

Mephedrone (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mephedrone

Mephedrone (DEA)
http://www.webcitation.org/5w9CmuHQx

Bath Salts Fact Sheets:
http://www.hawaiicounterdrug.org/Docs/Ivory_Wave.pdf
http://www.drugfreemc.org/LinkClick.aspx?fileticket=sCUYwidJrOg%3D&tabid=36
http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mdch/General_Public_Fact_Sheet_345530_7.pdf

Codeine Cough Syrup Abuse

Cold and Cough Medicines (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/coldandcoughmedicines.html

Cough and Cold Medicine Abuse (Nemours Foundation)
http://kidshealth.org/parent/h1n1_center/h1n1_center_treatment/cough_cold_medicine_abuse.html

DEA Warning
http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2006-10-18-lean_x.htm

Cough 'sizzurp' is Dangerous Drug of Choice for Stars, Kids
http://www.thegrio.com/health/codeine-syrup-is-dangerous-drug-of-choice-for-stars-youth.php

Drug Paraphernalia

Drug Paraphernalia Fast Facts (NDIC/DOJ)
http://www.justice.gov/ndic/pubs6/6445/index.htm

Drug Paraphernalia Factsheet (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/paraphernaliafact.html

Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia: Information and Photos
http://hvcn.org/info/teensusingdrugs/DrugInfoHandout.pdf

Drug Paraphernalia (Parents: The Anti-Drug)
http://www.theantidrug.com/ei/what_are.asp

Get Smart About Drugs: Paraphernalia (DEA)
http://www.getsmartaboutdrugs.com/identify/paraphernalia.html

DXM

Dextromethorphan (PubMed)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0000695/

Dextromethorphan (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/druginfo/meds/a682492.html

Intelligence Bulletin: DXM (Dextromethorphan) (NDIC/DOJ)
http://www.justice.gov/ndic/pubs11/11563/index.htm

Dextromethorphan (DEA)
http://www.deadiversion.usdoj.gov/drugs_concern/dextro_m/dextro_m.htm

Ecstasy

Club Drugs (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/clubdrugs.html

Ecstasy (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/ResearchReports/MDMA/
http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/ecstasy.html
http://teens.drugabuse.gov/facts/facts_xtc1.php

Ecstasy (PDFA)
http://www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/ecstasy

Ecstasy Fact Sheet (Phoenix House)
http://www.acde.org/common/E.pdf

Club Drugs (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/club/index.html

Electonic Cigarettes

Electronic Cigarettes (FDA)
http://www.fda.gov/newsevents/publichealthfocus/ucm172906.htm

FDA Acts to Protect Public Health by Extending Authority over Tobacco Products, Including E-Cigarettes (Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, 4-25-2011)
http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/press_releases/post/fda_acts_to_protect_p

E-Cigarettes Fact Sheet
http://www.ndhealth.gov/tobacco/Facts/e-cigs.pdf

Electronic Cigarette (Wikipedia)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Electronic_cigarette

Heroin

Myth That Heroin Is Less Dangerous When Snorted Than When Injected

Heroin (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/heroin.html

Heroin (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/infofacts/heroin.html
http://www.nida.nih.gov/ResearchReports/Heroin/Heroin.html

Heroin (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/heroin.html

Heroin (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/heroin/index.html

Heroin Fast Facts (NDIC/DOJ)
http://www.justice.gov/ndic/pubs3/3843/index.htm

The New Faces of Heroin Addiction: Teen Use on the Rise
http://www.adolescent-substance-abuse.com/substance-abuse/the-new-faces-of-heroin-addiction-teen-use-on-the-rise.htm

Myths and Facts About Heroin and Heroin Addiction
http://www.michaelshouse.com/heroin-addiction/facts-about-heroin.html

Hookahs

Hookahs (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/tobacco_industry/hookahs/

Hookah Use Common Among College Students, Survey Finds: Many Wrongly Think Water Pipe Use Is Safer Than Cigarettes (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/news/fullstory_110793.html

Reducing Hookah Use: A Public Health Challenge for the 21st Century (Bacchus Network)
http://www.tobaccofreeu.org/pdf/HookahWhitePaper.pdf

K2/Spice

Spotlilght on K2 (DrugFreeTexas.org)
http://drugfreetexas.org/spotlight-on-k2-synthetic-marijuana/

Chemicals Used in "Spice" and "K2" Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html

K2/Spice Fact Sheets:
http://www.justice.gov/dea/pubs/abuse/drug_data_sheets/k2_DrugDataSheet.pdf
http://www.stopsubstanceabuse.com/K2-Spice-Fact-Sheet-8.12.10.doc
http://www.drugfreeinfo.org/PDFs/Synthetic%20Marijuana%20Fact%20Sheet.pdf
http://www.vistahill.org/Bridges/SpicePoster2010.pdf
http://www.michigan.gov/documents/mdch/Fact_Sheet-_K2_Spice_340835_7.pdf
http://www.drugfreeaz.org/sites/default/files/Spice%20alert_0.pdf
http://myinc.tv/scorevideo/100816_Synthetic-Marijuana-Fact-Sheet.pdf
http://cmsweb1.lcps.org/50990510143818/lib/50990510143818/Articles/k2_FACT_SHEET_3_1.pdf

Texas Outlaws Marijuana-Like Substances (DSHS News Release)
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/news/releases/20110420.shtm

Marijuana

Marijuana Legalization

Marijuana/Tobacco Health Difference

Marijuana (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/marijuana.html

Marijuana fact sheets:
http://www.nida.nih.gov/jsp4/MOD4/Mod4-marijuana_fact_sheet.pdf
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/pdf/medicalmarijuanfactsheet.pdf
http://www.coastal.edu/ocss/programs/Marijuanafacts.pdf
http://www.ok.gov/obndd/Drug_Facts/Marijuana_Fact_Sheet.html
http://www.co.lancaster.pa.us/lanco/lib/lanco/Marijuana.pdf
http://www.acde.org/common/Marijauana2.pdf
http://www.isd623.org/chemicalhealth/documents/MarijuanaFactSheet.pdf
http://www.nhtsa.gov/People/injury/research/job185drugs/cannabis.htm

Marijuana (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/marijuana.html

Marijuana (ONDCP)

Marijuana (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/drugpages/marijuana.html
http://www.nida.nih.gov/ResearchReports/Marijuana/default.html

Marijuana Legalization (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/publications/pdf/mj_legal.pdf (fact sheet)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/news/press09/marijuana_legalization.pdf

Speaking Out Against Drug Legalization (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/demand/speakout/index.html

Respiratory Effects of Marijuana and Tobacco Use in a U.S. Sample (Jnl. of General Internal Medicine)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1490047/

Marijuana Myths & Facts: The Truth Behind 10 Popular Misperceptions (ONDCP)
[Including: Myth #3 – Marijuana is not as harmful to your health as tobacco]
[Also includes: Myth #5 – Marijuana is used to treat cancer and other diseases]
http://www.ncjrs.gov/ondcppubs/publications/pdf/marijuana_myths_facts.pdf

Myths of Marijuana Use
http://www.sedqa.gov.mt/pdf/information/drugs_marijuanathefacts.pdf

Myth: Marijuana Is Harmless (About.com: Alcoholism)
http://alcoholism.about.com/od/pot/a/bldea050426_4.htm

Marijuana and Suicide Link
http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/pdf/wk/mm5546.pdf (CDC)
http://archives.drugabuse.gov/NIDA_notes/NNvol20N2/Twin.html (NIDA)

Does Marijuana Cause Cancer? (Psychology Today)
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-teenage-mind/201102/does-marijuana-cause-cancer

Marijuana Damages DNA and May Cause Cancer (Science Daily)
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2009/06/090615095940.htm

Methamphetamine

Methamphetamine (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/methamphetamine.html

Methamphetamine (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/drugpages/methamphetamine.html

Methamphetamine (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/meth.html
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/meth.pdf (fact sheet)

Methamphetamine (PDFA)
http://www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/methamphetamine

Methamphetamine (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/methamphetamine/index.html

Parenting

Parenting: CPS – what parent’s SA is doing to children/family

Parenting: Parent/Grandparent Involvement

Parenting (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/parenting.html

The Role of Child Protective Services When Substance Use Disorders Are Identified (U.S. HHS)
http://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/usermanuals/substanceuse/chaptersix.cfm

Parental Drug Use As Child Abuse (U.S. HHS)
http://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/laws_policies/statutes/drugexposed.cfm

Family Matters: Substance Abuse and the American Family (Casa)
http://www.iowadec.net/uploads/380-family_matters_report.pdf

Effects of Parental Substance Abuse on Children and Families (Phoenix House)
http://www.iowadec.net/uploads/380-family_matters_report.pdf

Parental Substance Abuse (U.S. HHS)
http://www.childwelfare.gov/can/factors/parentcaregiver/substance.cfm

Drug Abuse and Its Impact on Children and Young People (UNICEF – Fact Sheet)
http://www.unicef.org/malaysia/Fact_Sheet_-_Family_Abuse_of_Drugs_-_Impact_on_Children_-_NEW.pdf

Three Things Grandparents Can Do To Protect Kids Growing Up in Homes with Substance Abusing Parents
http://www.troubleblog.com/parenting/3-things-grandparents-can-do-protect-kids-growing-homes-substance-abusing-parents-0108544

Grandparent Carers Raising Grandchildren Due To Parental Substance Misuse
http://www.adfam.org.uk/docs/grandparentcarers_article.pdf

Substance Abuse Tips for Parents/Grandparents
http://www.msapc.org/parents/substance-abuse-tips-for-parents

Grandparents Raising Grandchildren: What to Do the Second Time Around
http://msuextension.org/publications/HomeHealthandFamily/MT200706HR.pdf

Tips for Parents to Prevent or Reduce Youth Alcohol, Tobacco or Drug Use (Hazelden)
http://www.hazelden.org/web/public/resforparents.page

Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription Drug Abuse (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/prescriptiondrugabuse.html

Prescription Drug Abuse (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/drugpages/prescription.html
http://www.nida.nih.gov/tib/prescription.html
http://www.nida.nih.gov/researchreports/prescription/prescription5.html
http://teens.drugabuse.gov/facts/facts_rx1.php

Prescription Drug Abuse Chart (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/drugpages/prescripdrugschart.html

Prescription Drug Abuse (ONDCP)
http://www.theantidrug.com/drug-information/otc-prescription-drug-abuse/prescription-drug-rx-abuse/default.aspx
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/drugfact/prescr_drg_abuse.html

Epidemic: Responding to America’s Prescription Drug Abuse Crisis (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/publications/pdf/rx_abuse_plan.pdf

Prescription Drug Abuse (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/prescription-drug-abuse/DS01079

Prescription Drug Abuse (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/prescription_drug_fact_sheet.html

Soma Fast Facts (NDIC/DOJ)
http://www.justice.gov/ndic/pubs10/10913/10913p.pdf

Hydrocodone (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/hydrocodone.html

Oxycodone (CESAR)
http://www.cesar.umd.edu/cesar/drugs/oxycodone.asp

Drug Alert: OxyContin (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/generic_oxycodone_factsheet.html

Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention: Where Do We Go From Here? (CADCA)
http://www.regionsix.com/ResourceLibrary/Prescription%20Drugs/Prescription%20Drugs-Prescription%20Abuse%202.pdf

Community Coalitions: Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse
http://www.prescriptiondrugmisuse.org/index.php?page=community_coalitions

ADHD Medicine Abuse: What Parents Need To Know
http://practice.aap.org/public/parent_tool_final.pdf

ADHD and Substance Abuse (Medscape)
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/456199

ADHD Medications (NIDA)
http://drugabuse.gov/pdf/infofacts/ADHD09.pdf

Salvia

Salvia (NIDA)
http://www.nida.nih.gov/Infofacts/salvia.html

Salvia (DEA)
http://www.justice.gov/dea/concern/salvia_divinorum.html

Salvia (PDFA)
http://www.drugfree.org/drug-guide/salvia-divinorum

Salvia Divinorum: Drug Alert Watch (DOJ)
http://www.justice.gov/ndic/pubs40/40405/sw-saDiv031710p.pdf

Santa Muerte

The Narco Cult of Santa Muerte
http://www.thejournalofcounterterrorism.com/files/IACSP_MAGAZINE_V16N4_NARCO.pdf

Drug Trafficking “Saints”
http://www.tri-dent.us/Tri-DENT%20Saints.html

Mexico Arrests Leader of “Santa Muerte” Cult
http://www.borderlandbeat.com/2011/01/mexico-arrests-leader-of-santa-muerte.html

Second-Hand Smoke

Third-Hand Smoke

Secondhand Smoke (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/secondhandsmoke.html

EPA’s Smoke-Free Homes Program Publications (Second-hand Smoke)
http://www.epa.gov/smokefree/publications.html

Secondhand Smoke (American Cancer Society)
http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/secondhand-smoke

Third-hand Smoke (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/third-hand-smoke/AN01985

Third-hand Smoke (Scientific American)
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=what-is-third-hand-smoke

Third-hand Smoke (NAATPN)
http://www.naatpn.org/resources/2011/Third-hand%20Smoke.pdf

Signs and Symptoms

Signs and Symptoms
http://www.acde.org/parent/signs.htm
http://helpguide.org/mental/drug_substance_abuse_addiction_signs_effects_treatment.htm
http://helpguide.org/mental/alcohol_abuse_alcoholism_signs_effects_treatment.htm
http://www.addictions.org/signs.htm
http://recovergateway.org/symptoms/Adolescent-%20Signs-Symptoms-Drug-Alcohol-Abuse.pdf
http://www.ncadd-sfv.org/symptoms/teen_symptoms.html
http://www.ehow.com/how_2149724_recognize-signs-symptoms-substance-abuse.html

Smokeless Tobacco

Smokeless Tobacco (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/smokelesstobacco.html

Smokeless Tobacco (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/tobacco/data_statistics/fact_sheets/smokeless/smokeless_facts/index.htm

Smokeless Tobacco (American Cancer Society)
http://www.cancer.org/Cancer/CancerCauses/TobaccoCancer/SmokelessTobaccoandHowtoQuit/smokeless-tobacco-and-how-to-quit-toc

Smokeless Tobacco (National Cancer Institute)
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/tobacco/smokeless-tobacco

Smokeless Tobacco Fact Sheets (National Cancer Institute)
http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/tcrb/stfact_sheet_combined10-23-02.pdf

Chewing Tobacco (Mayo Clinic)
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/chewing-tobacco/CA00019

Smoking Cessation

Yes You Can (American Cancer Society)
http://www.yesquit.com/

DSHS Tobacco Prevention And Control Quitting Resources
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/quityes.shtm
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/quitmay.shtm
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/quitno.shtm
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/baby.shtm
http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/tobacco/quityoung.shtm

CDC Smoking and Tobacco Use
http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/osh_pub_catalog/PublicationList.aspx

Quitting Smoking (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/quittingsmoking.html

Quit Smoking (Smokefree.gov)
http://www.smokefree.gov/

Snus/Orbs

The Use of Snus as a Harm Reduction Product: A position statement demonstrating the harmful impact of SNUS on low SES populations (The National Network on Tobacco Prevention and Poverty)
http://www.tobaccopreventionnetworks.org/atf/cf/%7B8E933A1E-91B6-4509-932B-3CE06BF55CA6%7D/NNTPP%20POLICY%20STATEMENT%20ON%20SNUS%20FINAL.DOC

You Snus, You Lose (Texans Standing Tall)
http://www.texansstandingtall.org/PDFs/10SNUS.pdf

Snus: Stealth Health Risk (WebMD)
http://www.webmd.com/smoking-cessation/features/snus-tobacco-health-risks

Beware of Tricky Snus Advertising (PRC 2, Abliene)
http://prc2abilene.blogspot.com/2010/07/beware-of-tricky-snus-advertising.html

Black Hairy Tongue (Environmedia/DSHS Tobacco Prevention and Control)
http://www.enviromedia.com/enviroblog/?tag=snus

Top Facts: Spit / Smokeless Tobacco (Bacchus Network – fact sheet including section on snus)
http://www.tobaccofreeu.org/facts_figures/documents/spit_fact_sheet.pdf

Smokeless Tobacco and Cancer (National Cancer Institute)
http://www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet/Tobacco/smokeless

Smokeless Tobacco Fact Sheets (National Cancer Institute)
http://cancercontrol.cancer.gov/tcrb/stfact_sheet_combined10-23-02.pdf

Snus: Another Deadly Product (American Lung Association – Fact Sheet)
http://investinginyouth.org/wp-content/uploads/snus-fact-sheet-6-16-08.pdf

Smokeless Tobacco and the U.S. Launch of Snus (Better Health)
http://getbetterhealth.com/smokeless-tobacco-and-the-us-launch-of-snus/2010.04.06

Unintentional Child Poisonings Through Ingestion of Conventional and Novel Tobacco Products (Pediatrics)
http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/cgi/content/abstract/peds.2009-2835v1

Dissolvable Tobacco Products: A New Threat (Indiana Tobacco Prevention and Cessation)
http://www.purdue.edu/swo/healthshop/atod/tobacco/DissolvableTobaccoProducts.pdf

The Danger from Dissolvable Tobacco Products and Other Smokeless Tobacco Products (Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids – Fact Sheet)
http://www.tobaccofreekids.org/research/factsheets/pdf/0363.pdf

Stigma

Stigma and Discrimination: A Resource Directory (Faces and Voices of Recovery)
http://www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org/pdf/stigma_discrimination_inventory.pdf

Fighting Stigma and Discrimination (Faces and Voices of Recovery)
http://www.facesandvoicesofrecovery.org/about/trainings_events/stigma_discrimination.php

Stigma of Drug Abuse (NIDA)
http://archives.drugabuse.gov/about/welcome/aboutdrugabuse/stigma/

The Stigma of Substance Abuse: A Review of the Literature
http://www.camh.net/education/Resources_communities_organizations/stigma_subabuse_litreview99.pdf

Substance Abuse Treatment for Drug Court/DWI/Family Court

Alcohol and Drug Treatment: How It Works and How It Can Help You With the Criminal Justice System
http://kap.samhsa.gov/products/brochures/pdfs/CJA_ConsumerBrochure.pdf

What Is Substance Abuse Treatment?
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4126
http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA08-4098 (Spanish)

There are several examples of brochures online from specific county drug courts across the country. Google search: “substance abuse treatment” “drug court” brochure.  For DWI and family court substitute DWI, DUI, or “family court” for “drug court.”

Underage Drinking

StopAlcoholAbuse.Gov (Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Prevention of Underage Drinking [ICCPUD])
http://www.stopalcoholabuse.gov/

Underage Drinking (Medline Plus)
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/underagedrinking.html

Underage Drinking: Talk Early, Talk Often (SAMHSA)
http://www.underagedrinking.samhsa.gov/

Underage Drinking (NIAAA)
http://pubs.niaaa.nih.gov/publications/aa67/aa67.htm

Underage Drinking Fact Sheet (CDC)
http://www.cdc.gov/alcohol/fact-sheets/underage-drinking.htm

Resources in Other Languages

ATOD and MH Resources in Spanish

Medline Plus in Spanish – Searchable Database of thousands of health-related topics.
Fact Sheets, printable booklets, articles, websites, and other resources on many of the subjects of interest to the PRCs, all in Spanish.
http://medlineplus.gov/spanish/

ATOD and MH Resources in Other Languages

Medline Plus Health Information in Multiple Languages
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/languages/languages.html

Additional Resources

DSHS Forms and Literature Inquiry and Order Entry System
DSHS-provided publications on various health-related topics such as HIV/STDs, dating violence, and family planning
http://webds.dshs.state.tx.us/mamd/litcat/default.asp

SAMHSA Publications
Formerly the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI)
Formerly the National Mental Health Information Center (NMHIC)
http://store.samhsa.gov/home

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
http://drugpubs.drugabuse.gov/

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/Publications/PamphletsBrochuresPosters/English/

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)
http://www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/publications/

Mental Health America – Fact Sheets on various Mental Health Topics
http://www.nmha.org/

National Institutes of Mental Health Publications Ordering Form – 50 copies of each title, will make quantity exceptions for some special events
http://infocenter.nimh.nih.gov/faxorder.cfm

Child Welfare Information Gateway – topics related to child welfare, child abuse and neglect, adoption, and more
http://www.childwelfare.gov/catalog/

Health Resources and Services Administration – publications from all divisions of the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration.  Includes information on topics such as bullying, HIV/AIDS, Mental Health, Public Health, and Rural Health
http://www.ask.hrsa.gov/

National Clearinghouse on Families and Youth
http://www.ncfy.com/publications/index.htm

EPA’s Smoke-Free Homes Program Publications (Second-hand Smoke)
http://www.epa.gov/smokefree/publications.html

CDC Smoking and Tobacco Use
http://apps.nccd.cdc.gov/osh_pub_catalog/PublicationList.aspx

Contact Information

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