by Alaska Dept. of Health and Social Services, State Office of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse in Juneau .
Written in English
|LC Classifications||HV5831.A7 A5 1979|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||142,  p. :|
|Number of Pages||142|
|LC Control Number||80620904|
Integrated Substance Abuse Treatment Needs Assessment - Executive Summary "Results Within Our Reach" Alaska State Plan for Alcohol and Drug Abuse Services ; Alaska's Greatest Hidden Tax: The Negative Consequences of Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse and Dependence Annual Report; Substance Abuse / Mental Health Integration Project Welcome to the Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse. The Advisory Board on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse (ABADA) and the Alaska Mental Health Board (AMHB) are the state agencies charged with planning and coordinating behavioral health services funded by the State of Alaska. overuse, abuse, addiction, and death in in the state is not the result of pain conditions warranting the use of a class of narcotic drugs deemed by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration ("DEA") as having "a high potential for abuse."' It was caused, in large measure, by a campaign by Purdue Pharma L.P., and its related corporate entities andFile Size: 2MB. Marijuana is available throughout the state and is often viewed as a gateway drug for young adults and teenagers. The Alaska Youth Risk Behavior Survey conducted by State of Alaska Department of Health and Social Services indicates that % of high school students used marijuana within the last 30 .
The Alaska Adolescent Health Program supports adolescent substance abuse prevention efforts through programming and resource development, however much of the current substance use and abuse prevention work is done through the State of Alaska Division of Behavioral Health and various community organizations. Alaska surveys students in traditional high schools as well as alternative high schools, those results can be found here. National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) NSDUH has national and state data on drug use, abuse, addiction and treatment needs, and mental health. Treatment Episodes Data Set (TEDS). Alaska – Call (or ) to reach the United Way of Alaska’s resource for connecting with a wide variety of vital resources in your community including emergency food and shelter, disability services, counseling, senior services, healthcare, child care, drug and alcohol programs, legal assistance, transportation needs. The following is a greeting given in one of the 20 indigenous languages recognized by the State of Alaska. Ade’ ndadz dengit’a? Listen to pronunciation.
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