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|Announcement||EDC Joins National Academy of Medicine in Countering the Opioid Epidemic||
EDC is one of over 100 organizations across the U.S. that has joined the National Academy of Medicine in declaring its commitment to reversing national trends in opioid misuse and overdose. Network organizations agree to make a visible commitment to reversing the U.S. opioid epidemic.
|Story||3 Ways Schools Can Support Children Affected by the Opioid Crisis||
As the opioid crisis deepens, thousands of children are traumatized by the consequences of addiction in their homes. By integrating trauma-informed approaches, schools can create safe, supportive environments that help these children thrive.
|Story||Kentucky Logic Model Training Helps Practitioners Connect the Dots||
Many states are requiring the counties they fund to incorporate logic models into their local substance use prevention plans. In January, PS@EDC spent two days training 80 substance misuse prevention practitioners from across Kentucky on how to do so.
|Story||New App to Help Parents Navigate Kids’ Care||
With Care(giver) Navigator, PS@EDC’s Chelsey Goddard and Shai Fuxman are helping parents and other caregivers address the complexities of caring for a child with disabilities.
|Announcement||Opioid Overdose Prevention Course Wins Platinum||
EDC’s online course Opioid Overdose Prevention: Understanding the Basics earns a platinum award in the 2018 eHealthcare Leadership Awards.
|Story||4 Ways to Reduce Opioid Misuse and Overdose||
Learn about promising strategies for preventing opioid misuse in your community.