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Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Information Resources on Mental Health and Substance Abuse (MHSA) Topics SUBSTANCE ABUSE RESOURCES 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/

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

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

Dangers to Your Health: Alcohol Abuse
    http://www.lakeviewhealth.com/dangers-to-your-health-alcohol-abuse.php

Alcohol and Drug Prevention Resources
   http://www.lifeinsurancequotes.org/additional-resources/drug-prevention-resources/

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

Purple Drank (Wikipedia)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purple_drank

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

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/

Synthetic Cannabis (Wikipedia)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synthetic_cannabis

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

Legality of Cannabis (Wikipedia)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legality_of_cannabis

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

The Pharm-Party Myth Refuses to Die (Slate)
    http://www.slate.com/id/2242212/

Are “Pharm Parties” Real or a Media Invention? (Slate)
    http://www.slate.com/id/2143982/

Pharming Party (Wikipedia)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pharming_party

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

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

What is the New Tobacco Product Snus? (WikiAnswers)
    http://wiki.answers.com/Q/What_is_the_new_tobacco_product_snus

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

Dissolvable Tobacco (orbs, strips, sticks) (Wikipedia)
    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dissolvable_tobacco

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

Underage Drinking Laws (Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission)
    http://www.tabc.state.tx.us/laws/underage_drinking_laws.asp

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES 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/

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

  • Amharic (amarunya)
  • Arabic (العربية)
  • Armenian (Հայերեն)
  • ASL (American Sign Language)
  • Bengali (Bangla)
  • Bosnian (Bosanski)
  • Burmese (myanmasa)
  • Chamorro (chamoru)
  • Chinese - Simplified (简体中文)
  • Chinese - Traditional (繁體中文)
  • Chuukese (Trukese)
  • Croatian (Hrvatski)
  • Farsi (فارسی)
  • French (français)
  • German (Deutsch)
  • Gujarathi
  • Haitian Creole (Kreyol)
  • Hindi
  • Hmong (Hmoob)
  • Ilocano (ilokano)
  • Italian (italiano)
  • Japanese (日本語)
  • Khmer (Khmer)
  • Kirundi (Rundi)
  • Korean (한국어)
  • Kurdish (کوردی)
  • Laotian (Lao)
  • Marshallese (kajin Majöl)
  • Navajo (Diné Bizaad)
  • Oromo (Afaan Oromo)
  • Panjabi
  • Polish (polski)
  • Portuguese (português)
  • Romanian (Română)
  • Russian (Русский)
  • Samoan (Gagana Samoa)
  • Somali (af Soomaali)
  • Spanish (español)
  • Swahili (Kiswahili)
  • Tagalog (Tagalog)
  • Thai (ภาษาไทย)
  • Tigrinya (tigrinya)
  • Tongan (chiTonga)
  • Turkish (Türkçe)
  • Ukrainian (Українська)
  • Urdu (اردو)
  • Vietnamese (Tiếng Việt)

GENERAL 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 of Texas – Publications
    http://newsite.mhatexas.org/page/children

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