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CASA Columbia

CASAColumbia is a science-based organisation focused on developing effective solutions to address the disease of addiction and reduce the risks associated with substance use. CASAColumbia strives to provide health care providers, policymakers and individuals with the tools they need to succeed and to remove the stigma of addiction, replacing shame and despair with hope.

DPMP. Drug Policy Modelling Program. University of New South Wales

The goal of DPMP is to create valuable new drug policy insights, ideas and interventions that will allow Australia to respond successfully to illicit drug use. The DPMP website is designed for both policy makers and researchers. It serves to provide information on illicit drug policies and tools for policy makers but also on the current and completed work of the DPMP research team. The DPMP website contains information about illicit drug policies including:

Enactus Midlands State University

A better world starts with better people: people who have the ability and are willing to put forth the effort to make a meaningful contribution to their communities and the life of others. ENACTUS is a unique network of people with this call. ENACTUS is a partnership between business and higher education, that is, preparing the next generation of entrepreneurs and leaders to create a better world for everyone.

Our network consists of business executives, university students and academic leaders.

Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Programs. Montana State University

'Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention Programs at the Montana State University, include promotion of an online alcohol self-screening tool and training of student health clinic staff to screen students for substance use and make appropriate referrals. Other activities include substance use information dissemination through both traditional (pamphlets/brochures/posters) and non-traditional means (internet) and participation in campus/community coalition to review alcohol policy issues'.

NHMRC Centre of Research Excellence in Mental Health and Substance Use

Funded in 2012 by the Australian National Health and Medical Research Council, our Centre of Research Excellence (CRE) in Mental Health and Substance Use aims to build much needed research capacity in this area. This CRE represents a world first, bringing together the largest concentration of nationally and internationally recognised comorbidity researchers.

Substance Abuse Prevention Program for Students. University of La Verne

The primary approach of the Substance Abuse Prevention Program for Students at the University of La Verne is preventing student substance abuse by educating them about drug- and alcohol-related psychological hazards and increasing student sensitivity to the ways in which substance abuse interferes with their personal development and the growth of a community.

Preventiimi - Knowlegde center for youth substance abuse prevention

Preventiimi is a knowledge center for youth substance abuse prevention. We work with professionals who work with young people and provide them education, nationwide network, material, seminar and peer support. Preventiimis main goal is to make sure, that professionals have the knowledge they need to provide prevention of good quality. Preventiimi is a part of Humak university of applied sciences and funded by the ministry of culture and education in Finland.

NDRI. National Drug Research Institute. Curtin University

The National Drug Research Institute (NDRI), originally known as the National Centre for Research into Prevention of Drug Abuse, was established in 1986 as one of two Centres of Excellence in drug research by the National Campaign Against Drug Abuse (now known as the National Drug Strategy). NDRI's mission is to conduct and disseminate high quality research that contributes to the primary prevention of harmful drug use and the reduction of drug related harm.

JMU. James Madison University. University Health Center

The James Madison University Health Center supports peer education by providing substance abuse prevention programmes designed to increase knowledge and awareness of alcohol and other drug issues, and decrease the negative consequences associated with high-risk drinking and illegal drug use. The Center aims to provide consultation to ensure that substance abuse prevention programmes are science-based, comprehensive and coordinated across the University.

OSAPSS. Office of Substance Abuse Prevention and Student Support. Fordham University

The mission of the Office of Substance Abuse Prevention and Student Support is to serve as a leader in the prevention and reduction of alcohol and other drug abuse, and accordingly, partner with stakeholders across the University to cultivate an environment that fosters the intellectual, moral and religious development of Fordham students.

SAPT. Substance Abuse Prevention Team. University of Oregon

The Substance Abuse Prevention Team (SAPT) at the University of Oregon is comprised of campus and community leaders who are committed to addressing alcohol and other drug issues on the University of Oregon campus. Amongst many other activities, the SAPT Team provides prevention programmes and information related to substance abuse prevention and education. It also monitors and reviews University's alcohol and drug efforts.

Department of Psychiatry. First Faculty of Medicine. Charles University in Prague

Department of Psychiatry, First Faculty of Medicine at the Charles University in Prague conducts research in several directions, some of which include: addictive disorders, problem of affective disorders: biochemical hypothesis of affective disorders, drug therapy, dementia (particularly Alzheimer's dementia), the issue of eating disorders and neuropsychiatric research of traumatic stress.

STAR. Students Teaching Alcohol Responsibility. Endicott College

STAR peer educators are students who aim to provide accurate information about the effects of alcohol and other drugs and to give helpful tips on how to avoid harmful outcomes when using such substances. Their role is to provide information and resources around the following issues: Alcohol Poisoning, Drinking & Driving and Helping someone with addiction. STAR is a sub group that exists within REACH (Real Education About College Health) Peer Education at Endicott College.

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