Northeast & Caribbean ATTC

Northeast & Caribbean ATTC

Welcome to the Northeast & Caribbean Addiction Technology Transfer Center (NeC-ATTC) serving HHS Region 2: New York, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.

The NeC-ATTC has relocated to the New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI), Division of Substance Use Disorders at Columbia University.

NeC-ATTC mission is to build relationships and bridge the gap between research and practice in the public health arena to ensure the advancement of state-of-the-art techniques, evidence- based and promising practices, and supports for non-physician health and human services providers and other practitioners. This is accomplished by fostering relationships at the federal, state, local, international, philanthropic and private sector levels, with the goal of reducing health and social disparities by creating sustainable change.

NDRI is partnered with The Institute of Research, Education & Services in Addiction (IRESA) at the Universidad Central Del Caribe, School of Medicine in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. IRESA is responsible for the delivery of services in Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands.

NEWS

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HHS Releases Strategy to Combat Opioid Abuse, Misuse, and Overdose

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ATTC Partners with AAAP to Address Opioid Use Disorders!

UPCOMING EVENTS

Sep

19

Seeking Safety - Puerto Rico

A treatment model that addresses the cognitive, interpersonal behavioral and case management level…

Sep

24

Screening for Adolescent Substance Use (9/24/2019) - Closed Event

Adolescent development can be a difficult process and can place teens at high risk for substance…

Sep

25

Theory & Practice of Motivational Interviewing (9/25/19)

Motivational Interviewing (MI) is an evidence based practice developed and refined to build…

PRODUCTS

Reducing the Harm of Alcohol Use

This interactive two-part webinar series will review the risks associated with excessive alcohol consumption, impact of alcohol on the body,…

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