The NPRC is a program in the Center for the Application of Substance Abuse Technologies (CASAT) in the Division of Health Sciences at the University of Nevada, Reno. Our library collection and clearinghouse facilities are housed in the College of Education’s Nell J. Redfield Learning and Resource Center (LRC) in the William J. Raggio Building, Room 1021. The LRC represents a partnership between the University’s College of Education and the Washoe County School District. The unique collaboration with the LRC has enabled the NPRC to use technology to expand its services and serve more diverse populations in both urban and rural regions of Nevada. Read more
SAMHSA recently announced a new mobile app “MATx” designed to support treatment providers with Medication-Assisted Treatments for Opioid Use Disorders. This free mobile app has officially been released. MATx “empowers health care practitioners to provide effective, evidence-based care for opioid use disorder. This free mobile app supports practitioners who currently provide medication-assisted treatment, as well … Read more
SAMHSA will be having a public meeting on Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 9:00am to 11:00 am EST. To discuss the Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA). The purpose of this event is to get feedback from stakeholders about the training requirements that are a part of CARA. Go to the website for more information and … Read more
Last week NPRC exhibited at the Utah Fall Substance Abuse Conference. There we disseminated more than 2500 resource materials to those in attendance of the conference! Here are two pictures of the exhibit table.