Resources in Sweet Releaf

Facts and Information about Drugs and Alcohol

Youth and Drinking

The Cool Spot was created for kids 11-13 years old by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA). The NIAAA is the lead U.S. agency supporting research into the causes, prevention, and treatment of alcohol problems.

www.thecoolspot.gov/

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information

NCADI is a thorough resource of information about drugs and alcohol, addiction, treatment, intervention and prevention. Fact sheets and research on all addictive drugs are available.

www.samhsa.gov/

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence

The NCADD is a source for objective information about drug and alcohol use, including statistics and recommendations. Topics include health, medical and scientific information, and material geared specifically to parents and young people.

ncadd.org/facts/index.html

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

The NIAAA has created a list of frequently asked questions and answers about alcohol abuse and alcoholism for the general public.

www.niaaa.nih.gov/FAQs/General-English/default.htm

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIDA is a source of information about drug and alcohol abuse for parents, teachers and young adults. Topics include the long- and short-term effects of drugs and alcohol, prevention guides, and statistics and trends in abuse.

www.nida.nih.gov/

TeensHealth

TeensHealth offers a safe, private source of doctor-approved information that teenagers need to understand the changes that they (or their friends) may be going through. The website offers information about how smoking, drinking, and doing drugs can affect people's lives.

www.kidshealth.org/teen/drug_alcohol/

The Partnership for a Drug-Free America

The Partnership helps parents and caregivers effectively address drug and alcohol abuse with their children. This website has information specifically geared to parents and teenagers about assessment, treatment and intervention.

www.drugfree.org/

Web4health.info

This page discusses the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of alcohol, narcotics and other addictions.

web4health.info/en/answers/add-menu.htm

White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)

The principal purpose of ONDCP is to establish policies, priorities, and objectives for the Nation's drug control program. This website provides information about types of treatment, principles of treatment, drug facts and links to related websites.

www.whitehousedrugpolicy.gov/index.html

Addiction Treatment and Your Health Coverage

Insurancequotes.org provides information on healthcare rights when it comes to addiction treatment and how the Affordable Care Act has changed insurance coverage.

www.insurancequotes.org/health-insurance/health-resources/addiction-treatment-coverage/

Preventing Alcohol Abuse in Teen and College Students

This page, courtesy of Lakeview Health Systems, discusses the underlying causes of alcohol abuse in teens and college students as well as ways to find help and treatment.

www.lakeviewhealth.com/preventing-alcohol-abuse-in-teen-and-college-students.php

Addiction Center

Addiction Center is an informative guide about to the dangers of abusing alcohol, illicit drugs, prescription drugs and more. They review top treatment centers to help you find the one that gives you or your loved one the best chance at a successful recovery.

www.addictioncenter.com/

Best Drug Rehabilitation - Prevention

This page offers professional insight into drug and alcohol addiction and prevention by providing various links to anyone seeking out information.

www.bestdrugrehabilitation.com/prevention/

Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Managers and Employees Online Training Course

Introduction to Dealing with Drug and Alcohol Abuse for Employees and Managers is an online training course that was specifically created to help Employees and your managers to understand OSHA’s regulations for substance abuse in the workplace. Topics covered include an overview of different substances and their effect on the body, a review of drug and alcohol policies.

www.atlantictraining.com/online-training/drug-and-alcohol-abuse-for-managers-and-employees-online-training-course.html

Seniors & Drugs - NCADD

This article provides important information about the statistics of drug abuse in seniors and veterans.

https://ncadd.org/learn-about-drugs/seniors-vets-and-women/241-older-adults

Ultimate Guide to Rehab & Medicare

This resources explains how Medicare can help with the cost of rehabilitation for addicts.

https://www.discoveryplace.info/rehab-medicare-ultimate-guide

Outpatient and Inpatient Drug Treatment Centers in Texas

MentalHelp.net provides a comprehensive collection of treatment options in Texas. This accessible resource is designed for individuals seeking help for mental health and substance abuse problems.

https://www.mentalhelp.net/care/substance-abuse/tx/

Rx Dangers

RxDangers.com aims to be your trusted resource, educating the public about all defective medical devices and dangerous medications that are available on the market today. Rx Dangers is a one-stop resource where you can find comprehensive information about these defective drugs and medical devices.

www.rxdangers.com/

Drug Rehab Connections

The Drug Rehab Connections community is made up of those who want to help and give back. Their goal is to help by providing essential information and support on different addictions and the recovery resources available to them.

https://www.drugrehabconnections.com/

Addiction Helper

A UK-based organization, Addiction Helper, supports both individuals and the families of those suffering from addiction, operating a free helpline staffed by qualified counsellors and recovered addicts.

https://www.addictionhelper.com/
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