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About Us

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


Latest News from NPRC


Public Meeting on the Comprehensive Addiction Recovery Act (CARA) of 2016

September 29, 2016

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

Utah Fall Substance Abuse Conference

September 29, 2016

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.

Don’t miss out on the National Prevention Network Conference

August 16, 2016

29th National Prevention Network Conference Don’t miss out registration is still open only 300 seats left! Register Today! “The purpose of the National Prevention Network (NPN) Conference is to highlight the latest research in the substance abuse prevention field. It provides a forum for prevention professionals, coalition leaders, researchers, and federal partners to share research, … Read more