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T-Center Newsletters

February 9, 2018 Issue

Addiction Resources

• Substance Abuse Treatment: 1-844-Help4WV (1-844-435-7498) or

• WV QuitLine: 1-800-QUIT-NOW (1-800-784-8669)

• Wake Up West Virginia

• WV Division on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

• Kanawha Communities that Care

• Addiction Recovery Programs in West Virginia

• National Institute on Drug Abuse

• SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: National Help Line: 800-662-4357 (HELP)

• Decisions in Recovery: Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders, SAMHSA Handbook (free)

Publications and News Articles

• Kanawha County Schools Receives T-Center Funding for Too Good for Drugs program

• Guide to Address Opioid Abuse Released, National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse, October 25, 2017

• Huntington Police Chief on Meet the Press, NBC News, October 29, 2017

• Project ECHO Connects Rural Healthcare Providers, WV Clinical and Translational Science Institute

• Gupta Presents Data on Opioid Epidemic, Register-Herald, August 10, 2017

• White House Opioid Commission wants to declare opioid epidemic a national emergency, ABC News, August 1, 2017

• Dr. Vivek Murthy: The Global Epidemic of Addiction, Goldman Sachs Talks, July 27, 2017

• Compensation and governance issues at McKesson Corporation, New York Times, July 7, 2017

• The Lawyer, the Addict, New York Times, July 15, 2017

• WVU Medicine to open treatment center in Morgantown, State Journal, July 6, 2017

• FDA urged to review safety of opioid painkillers, ABC News, July 13, 2017

• 500,000 Opioid Deaths Over Next Decade

• Clarksburg hospital to expand drug treatment services, WV Metro News, July 6, 2017

• The Role of ACES (adverse childhood experiences) in Addiction, ACES Too High, May 2, 2017

• 2017 Community Health Assessment Report, Kanawha Coalition for Community Health Improvement

• The Addicts Next Door, The New Yorker, June 2017

• Trump Administration’s Addiction Crisis ‘Listening Tour’ Gets Earful

• GOP health-care bill would drop addiction treatment mandate covering 1.3 million Americans, Wonkblog, March 2017

• The Opioid Epidemic: By the Numbers, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

• Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research Based Guide, National Institute on Drug Abuse

• Treatment Approaches for Drug Addiction, National Institute on Drug Abuse