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Alcohol and Drug Addiction Happens in the Best of Families.
This pamphlet explains how substance abuse treatment works, how family interventions can be a first step to recovery, and how to help children in families affected by alcohol abuse and drug abuse.

Alcohol and Drug Addiction Happens in the Best of Families

Prescription Drug Abuse: What's In Your Medicine Cabinet?
This brochure contains current information about prescription drug abuse, including why the drugs are prescribed, how they are abused, and the consequences of abuse.

Prescription Drug Abuse

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Upcoming Events

Visit the ADAI Clearinghouse display table at the 25th Annual ATI & DBHR Warm Beach Retreat, Feb. 16-17. Stop by the exhibit to view and take home free materials and learn more about the resources and services available from the Clearinghouse.

KIP 2012SAMA "Knowledge is Power" Luncheon
March 2, Downtown Seattle Sheraton Hotel

Guest speaker is Susan Tapert, PhD, Professor of Psychiatry, UC San Diego. This event raises funds for SAMA and also raises awareness about cutting-edge approaches to understanding and treating the disease of addiction. $100.

For more upcoming events, see the Training & Dissemination page on the ADAI website.

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Also of Interest

Bring unused medicine to Children's Hospital on Thursdays in February

News item: Nearly half of all substance abuse treatment admissions involving college students were primarily for treating alcohol disorders(Join Together)

Underage drinking is not cool, and we are counting on the teens across America to prove that through our Power of You(th) video contest. More information

Resource: (ADAI) About Washington state's "911 Good Samaritan Law"



        February 15, 2012

ADAI Clearinghouse
Free prevention and treatment materials for WA state.

Video Lending Library
Over 200 titles for lending to WA state residents.

ADAI Library
Research and scientific literature.


Featured Item
The Abuse of Prescription & Over-the-Counter DrugsWarns parents about the dangers of teens misusing prescription drugs and over-the-counter drugs. Lists prevention tips, signs that teens are misusing prescription drugs and over-the-counter drugs, and facts about the names and sources of abused drugs.

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