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Public Health

Resources for students in the area of public health.

Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Websites

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute

Database of instruments used in the assessment of substance use and disorders. Provides access to instruments as well as listings of the history and psychometric properties


American Public Health Association (APHA): Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drug Sections

From the APHA resources and information to help promote research and policy in the area of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug prevention and use.


National Institute on Drug Abuse

Searchable databases based upon groups (i.e. health professionals, students). Extensive resources and they are available for individuals from all backgrounds; not limited to professionals general public with an interest and students, have access as well.


Office of Smoking and Health

From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), this federal agency works to promote and prevent tobacco use. Information includes statistics, community and state resources, publications, and prevention.


Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services

Organization designed to meet the needs of people with substance abuse or mental health problems. Publications and stats are available for use and research.


Texas Online: Substance Abuse

Listings for licensed counselors, treatment centers, services and drug trends in the state of Texas.


Tobacco Resources

Part of the American Association of Respiratory Care, this site includes statistics, resources (presentations, legislative material, links to professional organizations), advocacy information.


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