Northeast & Caribbean ATTC
Intensive Technical Assistance Projects for NYC-Based Providers
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.
HHS Releases Strategy to Combat Opioid Abuse, Misuse, and Overdose
ATTC Partners with AAAP to Address Opioid Use Disorders!
Screening and Addressing Substance Misuse in Mental Health Settings - Webinar
According to NIDA, (National Institute on Drug Abuse), substance use is more common among people
De-escalation - Basic Tools for Social Workers Webinar (Part One)
Difficult moments don’t have to grow into ‘incidents’ that can threaten client engagement and
Authentic and Intentional Engagement - Lessons From MI (Zoom Session)
As provider organizations rapidly shift to telehealth services to accommodate social distancing,
Webinar: Professional Boundaries for Peer Advocates
Reducing the Harm of Alcohol Use
HIV/AIDS Today: What You Need to Know When Providing Services to Individuals with HIV/AIDS
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