Tag Archives: substance abuse

Substance Use and Disability – A Look at NIDILRR-Funded Research

Last week, NIDILRR released a Funding Opportunity Announcement for a Disability and Rehabilitation Research Projects (DRRP) Program: Research on Opioid Use Disorder Among People with Disabilities. The announcement followed several months of careful research to write an opportunity that answered … Continue reading

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Curb Cuts in the Road to Recovery

September is Recovery Month, sponsored by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), increasing awareness of mental and substance use disorders and celebrating the people who are traveling the Road to Recovery. That road can be a challenge … Continue reading

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SAMHSA Announces a Working Definition of “Recovery” from Mental and/or Substance Abuse Disorders

On Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announced the first working definition of recovery from mental disorders and/or substance abuse disorders.  The working definition is the result of a year-long-effort that began in … Continue reading

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Digital Archive: Substance Abuse Resources

We’ve added several digital copies of articles, reports, and guides dealing with substance abuse and other disabilities. Here is a small sample: Guide to substance abuse & disability resources produced by NIDRR grantees. 1999 O13443. ATOD PREVENTION ACTIVITIES FOR YOUTH … Continue reading

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NARIC’s Digital Archive Project: New Additions

More additions to the digital archive. Continue reading

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