Alcohol: Research & Resources


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HHS Region 1: New England

HHS Region 3: Central East

HHS Region 4: Southeast

HHS Region 5: Great Lakes

HHS Region 8: Mountain Plains

HHS Region 9: Pacific Southwest

HHS Region 10: Northwest

 

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National Research & Resources:

General

Alcohol's Effect on Health, (Website). NIH NIAAA, 2021. 

Alcohol and Public Health, (Website). CDC, 2021. 

Alcohol Use: Facts and Resources, (Face Sheet). SAMHSA, 2019.

Deaths and Years of Potential Life Lost from Excessive Alcohol Use - United States, 2011-2015, (Weekly Report). CDC, July 2020. 

Risky Drinking Documentary, (Documentary). NIAAA/HBO, April 2017.

 

College Drinking:

Facts on College Student Drinking, (Factsheet). SAMHSA, April 2021. 

Prevent Unsafe Drinking Behaviors on Campus, (Factsheet). SAMHSA, March 2021. 

College Drinking: Changing the Culture, (Website). NIH NIAAA, 2021. 

College Aim: Alcohol Intervention Matrix, (Booklet). NIH NIAAA, 2019. 

College Drinking: Prevention Perspectives "Embracing Culture and Context to Prevent Underage Drinking", (Video & Discussion Guide). SAMHSA.

College Drinking: Prevention Perspectives "Lessons Learned at Frostburg State University", (Video & Discussion Guide). SAMHSA. 

 

Underage Drinking:

Talk. They Hear You. (Campaign). SAMHSA, February 2021. 

Underage Drinking: Myths vs. Facts, (Fact Sheet). SAMHSA, April 2021. 

Facts on Underage Drinking, (Fact Sheet). SAMHSA, April 2021. 

Tips for Teens: The Truth About Alcohol, (Fact Sheet). SAMHSA, April 2021. 

Take Action to Prevent Underage Alcohol Use, (Infographic). SAMHSA, March 2021. 

Be Prepared to Have the Difficult Conversation, (Infographic). SAMHSA, March 2021.

Underage Drinking, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA, 2021. 

 

Resources for Teachers:

Talk. They Hear You: What Educators Can Do to Help Prevent Underage Drinking and Other Drug Use, (Factsheet). SAMHSA, June 2019.

Alcohol FX, (Mobile App). SAMHSA, September 2018. (For 5th and 6th grade teachers. For use on tablets, only.)

 

Resources for Parents: 

Talk. They Hear You: Parent Resources, substance use prevention campaign helps parents and caregivers start talking to their children early about the dangers of alcohol and other drugs. 

5 Conversation Goals: Talking with Teens About Alcohol and Other Drugs, (Mini Brochure).  Talk. They Hear You. SAMHSA, February 2021. 

What You Can Do to Prevent Your Child from Drinking, (Fact Sheet). Talk. They Hear You. SAMHSA, May 2019. 

How to Tell If Your Child Is Drinking Alcohol, (Resource Flyer). Talk. They Hear You. SAMHSA, February 2021. 

Why You Should Talk With Your Child About Alcohol and Other Drugs, (Fact Sheet). Talk. They Hear You. SAMHSA, August 2019. 

App for Parents, (Mobile App). Talk. They Hear You. SAMHSA, February 2021. 

 

Getting Ahead of the Problem, (Infographic). SAMHSA, March 2021. 

Make a Difference: Talk to Your Child About Alcohol, (Booklet). April 2021. 

Parents - Talk with Your High School Grads About Celebrating Safely, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA, October 2020. 

After High School: Talking With Your Young Adult About Underage Drinking, (Fact Sheet). SAMHSA, March 2021. 

Talking With Your College-Bound Young Adult About Alcohol, (Document and Video). SAMHSA, September 2018.

Parenting to Prevent Childhood Alcohol Use, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA, March 2021.  

 


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HHS Region 8 (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY) Resources:

 

 

Region 8 Resources: 

Behavioral Health Barometer: Region 8 Volume 5, (Document). SAMHSA, August 2019. 

Annual Report: Excessive Drinking, (Website with state specific data). America's Health Rankings United Health Foundation, 2020. 

 

COColorado

Excessive Alcohol Use Prevention and Data, (webpage). Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment, 2021.

Underage Drinking State Profile: Colorado, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

Strategic Plan for Primary Prevention of Substance Abuse, (Document). Colorado Health Institute & Colorado Office of Behavioral Health, 2019. 

Youth Substance Use Prevention, (Webpage). Denver Public Health, 2021. 

 

MTMontana

Montana State Report: Underage Drinking Prevention and Enforcement Data, (Document). SAMHSA, 2018

Underage Drinking State Profile: Montana, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

Montana Alcohol LawsWhat's Legal and Not Legal, (Webpage). Alcohol Problems and Solutions, 2019, October 6.

 

NDNorth Dakota

Evidence-Based Underage Drinking Prevention Strategies, (Webpage). North Dakota Department of Human Services Prevention Resource and Media Center, 2021. 

Preventing Adult Binge Drinking, (Webpage). North Dakota Department of Human Services Prevention Resource and Media Center, 2021. 

Speak Volumes, (Campaign). North Dakota Human Services Behavioral Health, 2021. 

Parents Lead, (Campaign). North Dakota Human Services & North Dakota Department of Transportation & North Dakota University System, 2021. 

Underage Drinking State Profile: North Dakota, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

North Dakota State Report: Underage Drinking Prevention and Enforcement Data, (Report). SAMHSA, 2018.

 

 

SDSouth Dakota

Underage Drinking State Profile: South Dakota, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

Prevention Program Strategic Plan, (Document). South Dakota Department of Social Services, 

Prevention Services, (Webpage). University of South Dakota, 2020.

 

 

UTUtah

Legislative Reports: Alcohol Advisory Tracking Reports, (Webpage). Utah Department of Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health, 2020. 

Underage Drinking State Profile: Utah, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

Alcohol Abuse Tracking Committee (AATC) 2019 Report, (Document). Utah Department of Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health, July 2019.

Complete Health Indicator Report of Alcohol Consumption - Heavy Drinking, (Webpage). IBIS Utah Department of Health, October 2019.

Utah State Report: Underage Drinking Prevention and Enforcement Data, (Report). SAMHSA, 2018.

 

 

WYWyoming

Wyoming Department of Health Alcohol Prevention Plan, (Document). Wyoming Department of Health, 2018-2020. 

Substance Abuse Prevention Program: Alcohol, (Webpage). Wyoming Department of Health, 2021. 

Underage Drinking State Profile: Wyoming, (Webpage). NIH NIAAA Alcohol Policy Information System, 2021.

The Value of Prevention: Potential Cost Savings from Delaying Youth Alcohol Use in Wyoming, (Video). WY Survey & Analysis Center University of Wyoming, 2017. 

Environmental Strategies Tool: Alcohol Prevention Strategies, (Webpage). Wyoming Prevention Depot, 2020.

Wyoming State Report: Underage Drinking Prevention and Enforcement Data, (Report). SAMHSA, 2018.

 


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