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National Recovery Month

September is National Recovery Month. Your words of encouragement can mean the world to someone in recovery. Spread the word that treatment is available and #RecoveryIsPossible.

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Language Matters

End stigmatizing language. Access resources that offer guidance on language use in mental health, substance misuse, gender identity, HIV, and more.

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Starfish Stella

Doing your best and staying connected to your school increases chances of success.
Share Starfish Stella & Friends social media graphics and messaging based on Developmental Assets.

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Xylazine: What Is It?

Xylazine, a non-opioid veterinary tranquilizer not approved for human use, has been linked to an increasing number of overdose deaths nationwide in the evolving drug addiction and overdose crisis.

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Webinar Recordings

Miss one of our webinars? Now you can view them online, anytime.

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Information Sheet PA 21-1

Overview of Connecticut Cannabis Legalization Law PA 21-1 prepared by the New England Prevention Technology Transfer Center, in collaboration with Connecticut Clearinghouse.

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COVID-19 Resources for Behavioral Health

Find helpful links to resources on mental health, recovery, wellness strategies, professional development, helplines, and tip sheets for families.

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Opioid Treatment in Connecticut

Call 1.800.563.4086 for Help Finding Opioid Treatment in Connecticut

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Change the Script

Change the Script is a statewide public awareness campaign to help communities deal with the prescription drug and opioids misuse crisis.

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Tobacco and Electronic Cigarette Sales: Do The Right Thing

Designed for CT retailers, this training focuses on the prevention of tobacco sales to minors

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Statewide recovery and support groups for youth (16-24) and their families. Groups include SMART Recovery® and alternative peer groups.

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Connecticut's Library & Information Center on Drugs, Alcohol, and Mental Health

CT Clearinghouse is a comprehensive resource center providing information on substance use and mental health disorders, prevention and health promotion, treatment and recovery, wellness and other related topics. In addition to our online database of up-to-date information, we also offer materials for distribution such as posters and pamphlets, and lend books, DVDs and other media from our specialized library. These resources are available for all Connecticut families, teachers, students, professionals, communities and children.

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