Washoe Country School District

August 20, 2014

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Drug Addiction Resources

PowerPoint Presentation on the new Heroin "Cheese"
The Neurology of Drug Addiction
Bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction
Marijuana Myth and Facts
Teens and Prescription Drugs
Substance Abuse Info on the Web


Internet Resource for Parents:





All Northern Nevada Young People In Alcoholics Anonymous

Young People Meeting Schedule
Sunday7:00 pm"Lost And Found"Triangle Club
Monday8:30 pm"The Wild Bunch"Central Office (enter in back)
Tuesday7:30 pm"Young At Heart"First United Methodist Church
Wednesday8:00 pm"Not A Glum Lot"Triangle Club
Thursday6:30 pm"Women In The Solution"Central Office (enter in back)
Friday10:00 pm"Young And Done"Fellowship Hall, Carson City
Saturday6:00 pm"The Young And The Wreckless"Fire Station #1, Carson City


Triangle Club– 635 S. Wells, Reno 
Central Office– 436 S. Rock Blvd., Sparks
Fire Station #1– 777 South Stewart St., Carson City
First United Methodist Church- 209 West 1st Street, Reno

Visit www.drugs4real.com
To order FREE copies of Drugs, Brains, and Behavior - The Science of Addiction, visit the NIDA Web Site. You may also call the National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI) at (800) 729-6686, (800) 487-4889 (TDD), or (877) 767-8432 (Español).

Resources for Drug Addiction Recovery:

Treatment Solutions Network
1-877-41-SOBER (1-877-417-6237)
E-mail: info@tsnemail.com
Treatment Solutions Network
PO Box #7670
Ft. Lauderdale, Fl, 33338

Alliance Family Services, Inc.
Christian Conte, Ph.D.,NCP
Mental Health Services
775-337-2394 (hablamos espanol)                                                    

Bristlecone Family Resources

Carson Treatment Center

(sliding fee scale, inpatient and outpatient)

Freedom House
(six month program, Christ-centered)

My Home, Inc.
(Residential adolescent, Medicaid covered, mental health diagnosis needed)

Narcotics Anonymous
(Support group)

NorthStar Treatment and Recovery
(Detox center and residential)

Ridge House 
(court-ordered, 20 yrs and older)

Sierra Recovery Center
(530) 541-5190
(private facility with inpatient and outpatient services)

Step One
(males only, 18 yrs and older)

Step 2
(women and children)

Veterans Affairs Medical Center
(Veterans only)

Washoe Lifeskills
(outpatient only)

West Hills Hospital
(Private hospital with inpatient and outpatient services)

Footprints Counseling Services
(Parents, Children and Adult services provided)