Addressing Prescription Drug Abuse And Opioid Addiction In Nevada’s Safety Net Health Centers Understand the current availability of prescription drug abuse treatment at nevada’s community health centers (chcs), rural health and tribal clinics. Understand public resources available to support safe prescribing of opioids and overdose response. Provide practical tools that any chc or rural health center could use to address prescription drug abuse and opioid abuse, including alternative therapies and payment issues.
Opioid Use in Nevada – Patient Panel
Opioid Use in Nevada – Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)
Northern Nevada Hopes
Medication Assisted Treatment of Opioid Addiction in Nevada
Thoughtful Opioid Prescribing through our Opioid Safety Initiative
Chronic Pain Management
NAMI Peer to Peer
What is the NAMI Peer-to-Peer Education Program?
NAMI Peer-to-Peer is a free, 10-session course for adults living with mental health challenges. NAMI Peer-to-Peer provides an educational setting focused on recover that offers respect, understanding, encouragement and hope. The NAMI Peer-to-Peer education program is:
- Free and confidential
- Held once a week for two hours
- Taught by trained Peer Mentors living in recovery themselves
- A great resource for information on mental health and recovery
Contact Us to register for this NAMI Peer-to-Peer Class!
Norther Nevada Behavioral Health Coalition (NNBHC)
Contact: Jeanyne Ward