General Substance Use Resources

Opioid Resource Network
The State Targeted Response Technical Assistance Consortium (STR-TA) provides education and training to support evidence-based practices for opioid use disorders.

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Substance Use Warm Line
Free and confidential expert clinical advice for healthcare providers on substance use evaluation and management.  Peer-to-peer consultation from nurses, clinical pharmacists, and physicians with special expertise in substance use evaluation and management.


Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.


National Institute on Drug Abuse
A part of the National Institutes of Health, NIDA's mission is to lead the Nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction.


Drug Abuse Warning Network – DAWN
Public health surveillance system that monitors drug-related visits to hospital emergency departments and drug-related deaths investigated by medical examiners and coroners. 


PCSS Video
Providers Clinical Support System video features Dr. Timothy Brennan discussing the rewards of treating Opioid Use Disorder.


PCSS Newsletter
Providers Clinical Support System presents various resources on treatment of Opioid Use Disorder including a webinar, a podcast and handouts.


PCSS Newsletter
Providers Clinical Support System's mentoring program along with other substance use treatment resources.


PCSS Video
Providers Clinical Support System video in which Dr. John Mariani explains to a patient what to expect after they choose buprenorphine to treat their opioid use disorder.


PCSS Lessons Learned 
Providers Clinical Support System shares lessons learned in overcoming barriers to medication assisted treatment (MAT).






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