SUBSTANCE
USE 

INFORMATION 

Ipswich OPIOID Information

https://www.ipswichma.gov/730/OPIOIDAddiction-Information

 

Literature on Alcohol Abuse/Alcoholism  

https://www.niaaa.nih.gov 

 

Substance Use Overview

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/drug-addiction/symptoms-causes/syc-20365112

Substance Abuse Diagnosis and Treatment Overview

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/drug-addiction/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20365113

Science of Addiction

https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugs-brains-behavior-science-addiction/preface

What to do for Teen who has a problem with drugs

https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/treatment/what-to-do-if-your-teen-or-young-adult-has-problem-drugs

What to do if You have a problem with drugs 

https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/treatment/what-to-do-if-you-have-problem-drugs-adults

What to do if you are a Teen with a drug problem

https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/treatment/what-to-do-if-you-have-problem-drugs-teens-young-adults

What to do if your Adult friend has a problem with drugs

https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/treatment/what-to-do-if-your-adult-friend-or-loved-one-has-problem-drugs

General treatment approaches for drug addiction

https://www.mass.gov/service-details/substance-abuse-services-descriptions

        

Broad reference about addiction and treatment resources

https://www.drugabuse.gov/

General substance use prevention guidelines

https://www.mass.gov/topics/substance-use-prevention

 

Guide for parents to prevent children’s substance use

https://www.mass.gov/substance-use-prevention-for-parents

General guidelines for substance use prevention

https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/drugfacts/lessons-prevention-research

 

 

Principle for preventing childhood substance abuse

https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/principles-substance-abuse-prevention-early-childhood-research-based-guide-in-brief/introduction

 

Massachusetts Organization for Addiction Recovery (MOAR)

617-423-6627 or 1-877-423-6627

https://moar-recovery.org

SUBSTANCE USE EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES.

SUBSTANCE USE PREVENTION INFORMATION.

PLEASE NOTE:
This resource guide was compiled by Ipswich Aware to provide a listing of available local resources regarding substance abuse. We are not making recommendations or endorsements for any specific program or service. Every individual’s needs and circumstances are different and we advise all site visitors to contact your medical or mental health professional to discuss your options. In case of emergency call 911 immediately.