Patient Resources

For Patients & Families

General:

Addiction Technology Transfer Network (ATTC)

NIDA: Addiction: What is it? (video and text)

NIDA Drug Facts

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)

SAMHSA Publications Order

Patients and Families:

12StepMe is an online chat resource provides online chats 24/7 and online AA meetings, nightly at 10pm ET.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (AACAP): Substance Abuse Resource Center 

American Academy of Family Physicians: Patient Resource on Opioid Addiction

Children of Alcoholics Foundation provides information on alcohol and drug basics, including resources for children and teens, adults, parents in recovery, and relatives and other caregivers.

Faces and Voices of Recovery (FAVOR), Recovery Community Organizations (helps locate recovery organizations in each state)

Faces and Voices of Recovery (FAVOR), Online Recovery Support

Families Anonymous
Helps families whose lives have been adversely affected by a loved one’s addiction to alcohol or drugs.

In The Rooms is an online social network for the recovery community. Their mission is to Help, Inform, Touch, Connect, and Heal (H.I.T.C.H.) those already in recovery, seeking recovery, and the family and friends supporting recovery around the world. Join the Faces & Voices of Recovery group page on In The Rooms to find old friends, make new friends, join the online recovery community, read recovery news, speak out and take action to support recovery, and so much more!

National Alliance on Mental Illness 

NAMI: Mental Illness and Substance Use

NIDA Site

NIH Parents and Educators Resources

SAMSHA Buprenorphine Physician and Treatment Program Locator

SAMSHA Opioid Treatment Program Locator

Sober Nation is a national information resource database that provides numerous recovery resources online as well as links to addiction treatment centers and directories. We assist recovering or struggling alcoholics and addicts and offer guidance to affected family members and friends, providing an online home with innovative recovery tools as well as a community of support.

Suboxone.com  has helped connect thousands of patients nationwide with certified physicians who offer treatment with SUBOXONE® (buprenorphine and naloxone) Sublingual Film (C-III).  Suboxone.com has information about the disease of opioid dependence for patients, healthcare providers and friends and family, offers patient videos where patients share their treatment stories, and provides information regarding treatment with SUBOXONE Film.  SUBOXONE Film is indicated for maintenance treatment of opioid dependence and should be used as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support.  Please follow the link to suboxone.com for important safety information and full prescribing information.

The Here to Help Program®is a personalized patient support program that has helped many patients focus on their treatment goals and remain in treatment.  The Here to Help Program is provided to patients who are in treatment with SUBOXONE Film. Heretohelpprogram.com  provides valuable online tools and resources for patients as well as friends and family.

Time to Get Help is a resource from The Partnership for parents of children struggling with alcohol and other drug problems. This new resource helps parents gain a better understanding of teen and young adult alcohol and drug abuse, dependence and addiction; get support from experts and other parents who have been there; and help them find the right help for their child and family.