The link below is to the SAMHSA website that directs you to a free copy of TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders.
This new TIP provides clinicians with tools for treating adults that suffer from pain and addiction. http://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA12-4671
SAMHSA has released the findings from the 2010 National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services Available. You can download data on the location, characteristics, services offered, and number of clients in treatment at alcohol and drug abuse facilities (both public and private) in your county and the state.
The link below is to an evidence-based policy initiative created by the National Association of State Directors of Developmental Disabilities Services and the Association of University Centers on Disabilities. The goal of this EBP initiative is to promote evidence-based policy related to individuals with developmental disabilities.
The National Association for Children of Alcoholics is sponsoring Children of Alcoholics Week starting February 12, 2012. COA Week celebrates the recovery and resilience of children who have survived the pain and loss associated with their primary caregivers and alcoholism.
The link below is a notice of availability for a resource that describes rapid HIV testing and considers the advantages of its use in substance abuse treatment facilities.
The link below is a notice of availability for a resource that equips professionals who work with clients who suffer from physical and sensory disabilities with information about substance abuse problems and this population.