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December 2021

Dec 15 Wed
Training of Trainers for iChooseMe and Know More: Prevent Underage Drinking

iChooseMe: This training will provide the participant with information on drug awareness, a half-page picture book, that provides information about illicit drugs and side effects of use. Each page mentions a protective factor that can reduce the potential for substance abuse and misuse.

Know More: Underage Drinking Prevention: This training will provide the participant with a presentation they can use to inform middle school and high school youth about underage drinking and its risks and consequences, along with refusal skills. Portions of this presentation can also be shared with parents/guardians.

Location

Zoom

Prevalence of Adolescent Cannabis Vaping: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of US and Canadian Studies (JAMA Pediatrics, 2021) Published: November 22nd, 2021

A report published by JAMA Pediatrics indicates a potential shift in teen marijuana use preferences, from dried herb to cannabis oil products, which is how marijuana is ingested via e-cigarettes.

Opportunities for Reducing College Drinking: The Roles of Drinking Attitudes and Blackout Experience (NIAAA, 2021) Published: November 22nd, 2021

A study conducted by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) grantee researchers presents findings on ideal opportunities to reduce college drinking and change drinking attitudes.

Preventing Marijuana Use Among Youth (SAMHSA, 2021) Published: November 2nd, 2021

SAMHSA's evidence-based resource guide "Preventing Marijuana Use Among Youth," covers programs and policies to prevent marijuana use among youth aged 12 to 17 and provides considerations and strategies for key stakeholders, state, and the prevention workforce to prevent and reduce marijuana use among youth.

Selecting Best-fit Programs and Practices: Guidance for Substance Misuse Prevention Practitioners Published: November 2nd, 2021

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has developed this guidance document, “Selecting Best-Fit Programs and Practices: Guidance for Substance Misuse Prevention Practitioners,” placing the selection of programs and practices within the broader context of evidence-based prevention.

Open Container Laws and Alcohol-to-go: Implications and Consierations Published: August 30th, 2021

Open container laws require alcohol beverages to be sealed and stored out of the passenger area in vehicles. Griffin’s latest report provide legislative background to these laws and explains how they serve as an essential “countermeasure available to discourage drunk driving.”

Hawai'i State Report Underage Drinking Prevention and Enforcement 2018 Published: May 12th, 2021

The 2018 Hawai'i State Report primarily includes data from the calendar year 2017. The state legal data reflects the status of the law as of January 1, 2017. The state survey data was collected in 2017 and was drawn from the most recent 12-month period in which the states maintained the data.

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month Published: April 6th, 2021

Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) is a reminder that sexual violence is widespread and affects all of us in some way. Its prevention requires a community response. 

Best Practice Guidance for Alcohol Sales and Deliveries During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic. A National Liquor Law Enforcement Association Guidance Document (2020, December) Published: March 2nd, 2021

This document is intended to provide background and guidance on best practices for the enforcement of laws related to sales and delivery of alcohol both during and after the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Strategic Prevention Framework-Partnerships for Success Newsletter (2021, January) Published: February 8th, 2021

This monthly newsletter highlights the work and progress of the Hawai'i Strategic Prevention Framework Partnerships for Success Project, funded by the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division of the Hawai'i State Department of Health.

Alcohol Use during COVID-19 (2020, December) Published: January 21st, 2021

CADCA's latest infographic shows that COVID-19 has increased overall alcohol sales and consumption rates in the U.S. The increase in percent changes across regions nationwide vary, and well over half of the states have changed policies around “on-demand” alcohol sales. The infographic also shares ideas for what communities can do to address this issue.

Rapid Review of Literature on Behavioral Health during COVID-19 Pandemic (State Epidemiological Outcomes Workgroup, 2020) Published: December 1st, 2020

This rapid literature review was conducted to assess how the pandemic has impacted substance use, mental health, and behavioral health in general and specifically in the State of Hawai'i.

Strategic Prevention Framework-Partnerships For Success Newsletter (2020, November) Published: December 1st, 2020

This monthly newsletter highlights the work and progress of the Hawai'i Strategic Prevention Framework Partnerships for Success Project, funded by the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division of the Hawai'i State Department of Health.

Project Venture Newsletter (2020, October) Published: November 30th, 2020

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

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