Patient Resources

For Patients & Families

General:

Addiction Technology Transfer Network (ATTC)

NIDA: Addiction: What is it? 

NIDA Drug Facts

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)

SAMHSA Publications Order

Patients and Families:

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

Family Resource Center

National Alliance on Mental Illness

NIDA Site

NIHA Parents and Educators Resources

SAMSHA Buprenorphine Physician and Treatment Program Locator

SAMSHA Opioid Treatment Program Locator

Get Help – Partnership for Drug-Free Kids 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.