In stock for ordering This fact sheet for teens provides facts about opioids. It describes short- and long-term effects and lists signs of opioid use. The fact sheet helps to dispel common myths about opioids. Access sources cited in this fact sheet Publication ID PEP19-08 Publication Date May 2019 Last Reviewed April 2019 Format Fact Sheet Download Tips for Teens: Opioids PDF 130.63 KB Order Print Publication Quantity Max Order Limit 500 Orders exceeding the maximum quantity limit require authorization. Find Related Information Audience Adolescents as Audience Young Adults as Audience Population Group Adolescents as Population Group Series Tips for Teens You May Also Be Interested In Finding Quality Treatment for Substance Use Disorders This fact sheet serves as a guide for individuals seeking behavioral health treatment. It provides three necessary steps to complete prior to utilizing a treatment center and the five signs of a quality treatment center, which include a review of the accreditation, medication, evidence-based practices, position on the role of families, and support networks. Clients With Substance Use and Eating Disorders This advisory equips substance use treatment and service providers with information about eating disorders and their relationship to substance use disorders. It provides an overview of screening, referrals, and evidence-based treatments for eating disorders and lists resources for more information. It Feels So Bad This brochure provides information about alcohol and susbtance misuse to children whose parents or friends' parents might have substance use disorder issues. It advises children to take care of themselves by communicating about the issues and joining support groups, such as Alateen. Identifying Mental Health and Substance Use Problems of Children and Adolescents: A Guide for Child-Serving Organizations This manual offers guidance and tools for identifying mental illness or substance use issues early in children and adolescents in various setting, such as in schools, the juvenile justice and child welfare system, and when receiving primary care. Facilitating Cross-System Collaboration: A Primer on Child Welfare, Alcohol and Other Drug Services, and Courts This guide reviews child welfare, substance use disorder services, and courts to support cross-system coordination within state, county, and tribal jurisdictions. It considers the framework, population, legislation, funding sources, and services for each system. Substance Abuse Treatment: Addressing the Specific Needs of Women This quick guide helps administrators of substance use disorder treatment facilities implement programs and services that address the needs of women living with substance use disorders. It addresses patterns of use and the drug screening and treatment needs of women.