Treatment refers to administration or application of remedies to a patient.
An on-line source of information for persons seeking treatment facilities in the United States or U.S. Territories for substance abuse/addiction and/or mental health problems.
There is a lot of good information out there about adolescent substance use, but there is a lot of bad – and even dangerous – information out there too. The Family Resource Center is a directory of those resources that are backed by various degrees of scientific support to those that come from the most notable, national sources. By organizing and vetting these quality resources, we hope to relieve families of the burden of sorting and evaluating information themselves. This is a place to start getting informed about how to prevent drug or alcohol use, intervene early, find treatment and support adolescents in addiction recovery. It also provides insight on how you can help YOURSELF during this time.
Listen is Viacom’s initiative to change the national addiction conversation and kick-start a search for solutions. Listen offers support through connected resources, and eliminates blame, shame and stigma by amplifying the stories of millions of Americans whose lives are affected by addiction.
Moderation Management (MM) is a behavioral change program and national support group network for people concerned about their drinking and who desire to make positive lifestyle changes.
NASADAD’s basic purpose is to foster and support the development of effective alcohol and other drug abuse prevention and treatment programs throughout every State. The Board of Directors is composed of a President, First Vice President, Vice President for Treatment, Vice President for Internal Affairs, Vice President for Prevention, Past President, Secretary, and Treasurer, as well as 10 regional representatives elected by the Association members in the region.
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) at Columbia University is the only national organization, which brings together all the professional disciplines needed to study and combat abuse of all substances- alcohol, nicotine, illegal drugs, prescription drugs, performance enhancing drugs -in all sectors of society.
The National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, Inc. (NCADD) and it’s National Network of Affiliates is dedicated to increasing awareness and reducing the stigma often associated with the disease of alcoholism and drug dependence and advocates for the elimination of discrimination in terms of access to appropriate treatment within the health care system.
This series of webcasts educates the news and entertainment media about the best terminology and language to use, as well as how to accurately portray individuals with substance use disorders.
Free worksheets, guides, videos, and articles for mental health counselors.
Family-centered behavioral health support for pregnant and postpartum women. Comprehensive web site for behavioral health and medical professionals.
White Bison offers sobriety, recovery, addictions prevention, and wellness/Wellbriety learning resources to the Native American community nationwide. Many non-Native people also use White Bison’s healing resource products, attend its learning circles, and volunteer their services.