Warning Signs of Drug Abuse
From the Tennessee Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, a guide to the physical and behavioral signs that may be exhibited by someone suffering from opioid abuse.
Information from the Tennessee Department of Health on the lifesaving medicine Naloxone, also known as Narcan™, an opioid antagonist that reverses the effects of an opioid overdose.
Find Naloxone in Your Area
The following anti-drug coalitions across the state have access to Naloxone for possible distribution. Locate the coalition closest to you and contact them for more information.
Join an Anti-Drug Coalition
In counties and communities across Tennessee, anti-drug coalitions are working to reduce dependence on harmful and potentially lethal substances such as prescription drugs, alcohol, and tobacco.
Commission on Pain and Addiction Medicine Education
The Tennessee Commission on Pain and Addiction Medicine Education is charged with developing competencies for Tennessee’s medical educational institutions to address proper treatment for pain, safe and effective prescribing practices, and proper diagnoses and treatment for individuals abusing or misusing controlled substances.