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Resources

Self Tests:

Am I Alcoholic?
Are you wondering if you have an addiction to alcohol?
Are you concerned about the role alcohol plays in your life?  With 26 questions, this simple self-test is intended to help you determine if you or someone you know needs to find out more about alcoholism.
Take this quiz.

Take a anonymous alcohol screening

Am I Drug Addicted?
Are you concerned about your use - or abuse - of drugs?  Are you concerned about someone else?  This simple 20-question self-test may help you identify if your drug use is a problem or if a friend or family member may have a problem.
Take this quiz.

Teens:  How Are Alcohol and Drugs Affecting Your Life?
Are you a teen concerned about your use - abuse - of alcohol and other drugs in your life?  By answering 20 questions, you may be able to determine if you or someone you know is at risk of alcohol and/or drug dependence and in need of immediate assistance.
Take this quiz.

Other Resources:

American Council for Drug Education The American Council for Drug Education (ACDE) is a substance abuse prevention and education agency that develops programs and materials based on the most current scientific research on drug use and its impact on society. The ACDE website has information useful for educators, parents, health care professionals, and employers.

Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA) The Commonwealth Prevention Alliance (CPA) is an organization dedicated to the professionals working to prevent the abuse of alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs in Pennsylvania.

Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) A national organization for community anti-drug coalitions, made up of over 5,000 local coalitions nationwide. The site has tools and information for coalition-building and community substance abuse prevention.

Community Toolbox A great web-based resource for those involved in prevention programming development and management. Information on program planning, development, implementation, and evaluation. Operated by the University of Kansas.

DRUGNET—Drug and Alcohol Treatment and Prevention Global Network Drugnet has been developed in part as a public service by Danya International, Inc. The site provides one of the most comprehensive listing/categorization with descriptions of other addiction-related sites and materials available on the Internet.

Drug Strategies Drug Strategies promotes more effective approaches to the nation's drug problems and supports private and public efforts to reduce the demand for drugs through prevention, education, treatment, law enforcement and community initiatives.

Institute for Research, Education and Training In Addictions (IRETA) IRETA's mission is to become a repository of information related to addiction research, health policy, prevention, intervention and treatment in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and to develop effective mechanisms to transfer that knowledge to the substance abuse field.

National Registry of Effective Programs (NREP) A registry of effective substance abuse prevention and treatment programs. Site is operated by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

The Northeast Counterdrug Training Center Located at Ft. Indiantown Gap in Lebanon County, Pennsylvania. Free training from nationally-recognized experts for those in law enforcement and drug demand reduction (prevention). Free meals and housing are also available for trainees.

Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) This federal agency reports to the President and is responsible for setting national policies on drug abuse treatment and prevention, as well as law enforcement.

Parents. The Anti-Drug A great website for parents and teachers. It also has a lot of helpful information for employers and faith communities.

Pennsylvania Department of Health Public Health Information Clearinghouse (PADOHPHIC) PADOHPHIC is the information clearinghouse for substance abuse and other health-related issues for the Pennsylvania Department of Health. Free and low-cost publications, brochures, posters and other items.

Pennsylvania Driving Under the Influence Association (PADUI) The Pennsylvania Driving Under the Influence (DUI) Association is a professional organization which is working to address the DUI problem in all of its many stages -- from prevention to enforcement up to, and including, adjudication and rehabilitation.

Prevention Research Center for the Promotion of Human Development (Penn State University) The Prevention Research Center aims to promote the well-being of children and youth and to reduce the prevalence of high-risk behaviors and poor outcomes in children, families and communities. Resources, publications, and events related to a broad range of prevention topics.

Search Institute The Search Institute is the primary developer of the 40 Developmental Assets. Web site users will find complete information on the 40 Developmental Assets, including books and videos for parents, educators, youth leaders, and faith-based organizations.

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