Published: September 2020
This updated TIP is designed to help providers and others better understand how to identify, manage, and prevent substance misuse in older adults. The TIP describes the unique ways in which the signs and symptoms of substance use disorder (SUD) manifest in older adults; drug and alcohol use disorder screening tools, assessments, and treatments specifically tailored for older clients' needs; the interaction between SUDs and cognitive impairment; and strategies to help providers improve their older clients' social functioning and overall wellness.
Published: July 2020
This flyer highlights key Psychological First Aid concepts and resources disaster responders and outreach workers may use when assisting individuals affected by the pandemic. It also provides resources for further assistance.
This flyer provides information and tips for coping during a pandemic as well as resources for additional assistance.
Published: December 2019
This guide supports health care providers, systems, and communities seeking to prevent marijuana use by pregnant women. It describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation challenges, and offers useful resources.
Published: September 2019
Outreach workers often work with older adults after disasters. This guide will help prepare staff for encounters with this population by describing common disaster reactions and providing tips and resources.
Published: August 2019
This wallet card is related to the public service announcement from SAMHSA's “Talk. They Hear You.” campaign encouraging military parents to talk with their kids about opioids.
This wallet card is related to the public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.” campaign encouraging military parents to talk with their kids about alcohol.
This flyer is related to the public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.” campaign encouraging military parents to talk with their kids about alcohol.
This wallet card is related to the public service announcement from SAMHSA’s “Talk. They Hear You.” campaign for military parents to talk with their kids about marijuana.
Published: June 2019
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