Taking the Escalator
Substance Use Therapy Tools
Harm Reduction
12 Step Alternatives
Non 12 Step Motivational Harm Reduction Tools for Substance Use & Mental Health

    Addiction and Substance Use Resources   

Resources for Substance Use and Mental Health

Additional Resources and Links:


For Counselors:

Safety and Risk:

Harm Reduction Resources

Safe Injection Sites Information (Powerpoint 2018) - Roseanne Scotti, NJ Drug Policy Alliance

Family Therapy Resources

Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) Resources:

CRAFT Workbook - Robert Myers, Stephen Scruggs, and Rebecca Kayo

CRAFT Powerpoint slides - Slides for therapist education derived from above CRAFT workbook - Taking the Escalator

CRAFT Powerpoint - Created by CRAFT founder Robert Myers with Jane Ellen Smith

Families in Crisis: Working with Families in Recovery - Gabriela Zapata-Alma LCSW, LCADC

Co-Occurring Disorders

Other Counseling Resources:

ASAM Quick Reference Guide  - Oklahoma Division of MH and SA Services

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy Slideshare - Wuzna Haroon & Anam Illyas

CBT Slideshare #2  - Abdullatiff Sami Al-Rashed

Engaging Challenging Teens  - Taking the Escalator

ICD 9 to 10 Code list - Alphabetized for Easy Use

Mind Remake Project - A blog with a huge list of websites offering free counseling resources

Motivational Interviewing Skills - Susan Lupackino, MHS, RD, LDN

Additional Free SAMHSA Publications 

These resources are the property of the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) and are being redistributed free here. To visis the SAMHSA website click here: https://www.samhsa.gov/

Smoking/Tobacco Resources


Other Important Resources:



OTHER Links Worth Checking Out:

Healthfinder.gov - Health Topics and Information

Tips 4 Inclusion - Information on interacting and communicating with people with disabilities


Taking the Escalator - Social Media Links