Substance Abuse

Link to the map of CT Pharmacists that prescribe Naloxone (Narcan) http://www.ct.gov/dcp/cwp/view.asp?a=1620&q=569986

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Substances
American Academy of Pediatrics SUBSTANCE ABUSE PREVENTION: What Every - http://www.aap.org/
Parent Needs to Know - http:/www.aap.org/family/subabuse.htm
Parents 4 A Change - http://www.parents4achange.net/
National Families in Action - http://www.nationalfamilies.org/ 

Opioid addiction, the state has made available a single phone number residents can call to be connected with a local substance abuse walk-in assessment center.

1-800-563-4086. People who call it from within the state will be directed to a nearby walk-in assessment center and will receive a follow-up phone call from trained staff to see if they were able to connect to needed services and, if not, address any barriers they faced, according to the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services. People can call 24 hours a day.
 
DANBURY (Reg. 5)
Connecticut Counseling Centers
60 Beaver Brook Rd.
203.743.7574
Mon-Fri: 6am – 10am

CNV Help/Travisano Network

24 Shelter Rock Rd
203-794-1975
M-W: 9am-9pm
Th-Sat: 9am-5pm
 
MCCA
38 Old Ridgebury Road
203-792-4515
Mon-Fri: 9:30am-4pm
 
                                                                                                             NEW MILFORD (Reg. 5)
MCCA
50 Bridge Street
860-355-7312
Mon-Fri: 9:30am-4pm
 
TORRINGTON (Reg. 5)
CNV Help/Watkins Network
21 Prospect St
860-482-7242
Mon-Th: 8am-9pm
Fri: 8am-5pm; Sat: 9am-5pm
 
                                                                                                                          MCCA
30 Peck Road
860-482-2613
Mon-Fri: 9:30am-4pm
 
McCall Center for Behavioral Health
58 High Street
860-496-2100
Mon: 9am-8pm
Tu-Fri: 9am-4pm

WATERBURY (Reg. 5)
Connecticut Counseling Centers
4 Midland Rd.
203.755.8874
Mon-Fri: 6am–12noon
 
CNV Help/Renato Network
969 West Main St
203-754-0322
Mon-Th: 9am-9pm
Fri-Sat: 9am-5pm
 
  MCCA
228 Meadow Street
203-597-0643
Mon-Fri: 9:30am-4pm
 
Wellmore Adult OP Clinic
402 East Main Street
203-755-1143
Mon-Fri: 11:30am-3:30pm
 
 

Impacts of Changing Marijuana Laws and Increase Use Among Youth and Families Power Point CAPP MARIJUANA POWERPOIN.pptx

Effects of Marijuana
http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/10/health/marijuana-weed-verbal-memory/index.html

Substance and Drug Paraphernalia videos:

Published on Feb 22, 2014
The 10 CRAZIEST Drugs You Never Knew Existed!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UpviOnRXVkA
Published on Jan 27, 2013 Alert! A Look Into The Dangers Of The Ever So Popular "Molly" (Drug) Must See! Seems like just about every rap song mentions, "Molly," these days. Some kids are now doing it just to be cool. People need to realize these aren't skittles and there can be side effects. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nq9RV1gP_wk

Published on Sep 23, 2013
A drug few people have heard of, 2C-P, is being blamed for making at least seven young people sick at an electronic dance event over the weekend in Connecticut. Although there are no reports of fatalities, this could be the latest wakeup call for parents. www.youtube.com/watch?v=SkKFUWJ4z44

Drug Paraphernalia - What Every Parent Should Know and What to Look For
Uploaded Feb 14, 2013
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yu2QYHqYOzo

A mini movie about what drug paraphernalia is. A quick video to show some items that can be used to abuse drugs. A full presentation is available upon request. Uploaded on Sep 29, 2009 www.youtube.com/watch?v=RzlXEzDt4WQ

Vap Boxes/E-Cigs videos:

17 Facts About E-Cigarettes That Might Surprise You https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oV10yTIaFgM

 
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