Community-Based Opioid Awareness

Brief Description

Educational program includes factsheets, town hall events, presentations, documentary film screenings with discussion, and Mental Health First Aid training.


Single session events; various lengths, from several hours to full day

Research Support

  • Research-based resources, but as a whole is not considered evidence-based according to SAMHSA standards.
  • Mental Health First Aid is an evidence-based program. See corresponding section for details.


Free online resources.

  • Warning: This Drug May Kill You has a small licensing fee for public showings
  • Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict has no fee.
  • See Mental Health First Aid section for associated costs

Contact Info

Courtney Cuthbertson, Ph.D.