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September 2020

Sep 10 Thu
Maui Opioid Series Part 1: The History of the Opioid Epidemic

This virtual training, "The History of the Opioid Epidemic," is part one of a four-part opioid series. This training will inform participants on the opioid timeline in the US and discuss events that led to the "perfect storm" that created the opioid epidemic. The training will present the burden of opioid use in the wider US, and will also present local data on opioid use in Hawai‘i.

Location

Zoom

Sep 16 Wed
Maui Opioid Series Part 2: Opioid Overdose Prevention & Response

This FREE virtual training, "Taking Action on Opioids," is part two of a four-part opioid training series.
This training will focus on ways communities can take action to address the opioid crisis. The training will discuss ways communities can collaborate across sectors to prevent and reduce the harmful consequences of opioid misuse in the community. The training will also discuss effective strategies to address the problem, and local networks and resources already available.

Location

Zoom

Sep 17 Thu
Maui Opioid Series Part 3: Taking Action on Opioids

This FREE virtual training, "Taking Action on Opioids," is part two of a four-part opioid training series.
This training will focus on ways communities can take action to address the opioid crisis. The training will discuss ways communities can collaborate across sectors to prevent and reduce the harmful consequences of opioid misuse in the community. The training will also discuss effective strategies to address the problem, and local networks and resources already available.

Location

Zoom

Sep 24 Thu
Maui Opioid Series Part 4: Non-Opioid Alternatives to Pain Management

This FREE virtual training, "Non-Opioid Alternatives to Pain Management" is part four of a four-part opioid training series.
This training will explore the various evidence-based non-opioid alternatives to pain management recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Most of the training will focus on non-pharmacological options for that have evidence to support their effectiveness at helping individuals manage pain. Participants will learn about the risks associated with the use of opioids for pain and identify alternative treatments supported by the CDC.

Location

Zoom

Evidence-Based Resource Guide Series: Reducing Vaping Among Youth and Young Adults (SAMHSA, 2020) Published: August 11th, 2020

Evidence-Based Resource Guide Series is developed for health care providers, systems, and communities seeking to prevent vaping. It describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation challenges, and offers useful resources.

The Prevention Professionals’ Primer on Media Literacy (PTTC, 2020) Published: August 11th, 2020

This primer is a fundamental tool for prevention practitioners in understanding the basics of media literacy, identifying key concepts, and example of media literacy strategies.

State-by-State Alcohol-Related COVID-19 Policies (Alcohol Policy Information System, 2020) Published: June 1st, 2020

This review looks at alcohol-related policies during the COVID-19 pandemic across all 50 states and the District of Columbia.

Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health [Fact Sheet] (SAMHSA, 2020) Published: May 5th, 2020

Tips For social distancing, quarantine, and isolation during an infectious disease outbreak.

Alcohol and COVID-19: What You Need To Know [Fact Sheet] (WHO, 2020) Published: May 5th, 2020

A factsheet that provides information on general facts and myths about alcohol consumption and COVID-19.

Project Venture Newsletter (2020, May 1) Published: May 5th, 2020

Project venture is a Partnerships for Success Grant funded project. Program staff have created a weekly newsletter to stay connected with families and youth in their community.

Drugs of Abuse: A DEA Resource Guide, 2020 Edition Published: May 5th, 2020

A resource guide produced and published by the Drug Enforcement Administration, U.S. Department of Justice. The guide provides vital information about the harms and consequences of drug use by describing a drug’s effects, overdose potential, origin, legal status, and other key facts.

Underage Drinking in Hawai‘i Counties Fact Sheet 2018 Published: October 9th, 2019

Data trends on underage drinking based on Hawai‘i School Health Surveys 2013 and 2017, published by Hawai‘i State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup.

Health Advisory on Vaping Published: October 7th, 2019

Public Health Advisory on e-cigarettes and vaping published by the State Department of Health

State Epi Profile: Selected Youth and Adult Drug Indicators 2018 Published: June 8th, 2019
State Epi Profile: Selected Youth and Adult Alcohol Indicators 2018 Published: June 8th, 2019
CATALOG OF EVIDENCE-BASED ENVIRONMENTAL STRATEGIES TO PREVENT UNDERAGE DRINKING IN HAWAI‘I Published: October 14th, 2018

Increasing community efforts to combat the issue of underage drinking, Hawai‘i Department of Health, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division (ADAD) received the Strategic Preven-tion Framework Partnerships for Success (SPF-PFS) Grant from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Hawai‘i PFS is a multi-year project for enhancing local substance abuse prevention system and addressing underage drinking prevention via an environmental approach. This catalog aims to provide information on the effectiveness of environmental strategies for underage drinking prevention.

Data Summit Presentations_August 7, 2018 Published: August 14th, 2018

Presentations showcased in the link below include: The Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System, Crime Mapping, Cancer Registry, Geospatial Data portals, and more!

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1PDmOrb27Qx5WDpb97772UwnnFsCHHwuR

 

State Epi Profile: Drug, Youth and Adults 2017 Published: January 23rd, 2018
State Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth and Adults 2017 Published: January 23rd, 2018
State Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth and Adults 2014 Published: January 30th, 2017
State Epi Profile: Drugs, Youth and Adults 2014 Published: October 20th, 2016
Honolulu County Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth 2014 Published: October 20th, 2016
Kauai County Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth 2014 Published: October 20th, 2016
Maui County Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth 2014 Published: October 20th, 2016
Hawaii County Epi Profile: Alcohol, Youth 2014 Published: October 20th, 2016
Sustainability Published: August 5th, 2014
Cultural Competency Published: August 5th, 2014
Evaluation Published: August 5th, 2014
Evaluation Published: August 5th, 2014
Evaluation Published: August 5th, 2014
Implementation Published: August 5th, 2014
Implementation Published: August 5th, 2014
Implementation Published: August 5th, 2014
Implementation Published: August 5th, 2014
Planning Published: August 5th, 2014
Planning Published: August 5th, 2014
Planning Published: August 5th, 2014
Planning Published: August 5th, 2014
Planning Published: August 5th, 2014
Capacity Published: August 5th, 2014
Capacity Published: August 5th, 2014
Capacity Published: August 5th, 2014
Capacity Published: August 5th, 2014
Assessment Tools Published: June 2nd, 2014
Assessment Tools Published: June 2nd, 2014
Assessment Tools Published: June 2nd, 2014