EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The CDC Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) Data Summary & Trends Report: 2011–2021 provides the most recent surveillance data, as well as 10-year trends, on health behaviors and experiences among high school students in the United States (U.S.) related to adolescent health and well-being. These include sexual behaviors, substance use, suicidal thoughts and behaviors, experiences […]
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International Adolescent Health Week
From Health Affairs, Nora D. Volkow Making Addiction Treatment More Realistic And Pragmatic: The Perfect Should Not Be The Enemy Of The Good Last year saw drug overdose deaths in the U.S. surpass an unthinkable milestone: 100,000 deaths in a year. This is the highest number of drug overdoses in our country’s history, and the […]
National Addiction Professionals Day
National Addiction Professionals Day September 20, 2021
CREATE Hope – Carilion Conference
CREATE Hope: Carilion Research and Experience in Addiction Treatment and Education June 4, 2021 | 8:30am-3:30pm June 5, 2021 | 8:30am-3:00pm Learn More
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National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week 2021 #NDAFW
National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week #NDAFW
New SAMHSA Advisories – Januay 2021
SAMHSA has published a series of Advisories based on existing Treatment Improvement Protocols (TIPs) and Technical Assistance Publications (TAPs). These Advisories summarize updated guidance and recommendations on topics in the substance use disorder (SUD) treatment field. Check them out here.