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Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse in Rural Communities

Description
Webinar recording discusses the challenges and strategies in stemming the rate of substance abuse in rural communities. Introduces the Rural Prevention and Treatment of Substance Abuse Toolkit, designed to help communities implement substance abuse programs. Presents several examples of state level programs focused on increasing access to naloxone and training for first responders to recognize and prevent overdoses.
Date
05/2017
Type
Video/Multimedia
Organization
Rural Health Information Hub
Tagged as
Emergency medical technicians and paramedics · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Prescription drug abuse · Public health · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention