General Information on SBIRT
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and SBIRT
An array of information and tools on SBIRT.
NIDAMED: National Institute on Drug Abuse – Medical & Health Professionals.Resources to increase awareness of the impact of substance use on patients’ health and help identify drug use early and prevent it from escalating to abuse or addiction.
Vital Signs: Communication Between Health Professionals and Their Patients About Alcohol Use — 44 States and the District of Columbia, 2011
CDC report on the number of patients discussing alcohol consumption with a health professional.
Informational Brochures which Can Be Useful in Providing Brief Interventions
Information on Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Substance Use Disorders
General Referral Information
The Substance Abuse Treatment Resource Guide includes information for persons seeking treatment facilities in Connecticut for substance use disorders.
The Connecticut Behavioral Health Partnership site can be used to find information on accessing and providing HUSKY behavioral health and support services.