Bupropion and Naltrexone in Methamphetamine Use Disorder

Among adults with methamphetamine use disorder, the response over a period of 12 weeks among participants who received extended-release injectable naltrexone plus oral extended-release bupropion was low but was higher than that among participants who received placebo. Learn more »

Trauma-informed, Recovery-oriented Systems of Care (State of Indiana)

The TI-ROSC Toolkit, supported by the Indiana Family and Social Service Administration and piloted in 14 Indiana counties, is a field-informed resource developed by the National Council’s foremost experts in shaping recovery-oriented and trauma-informed approaches. Learn more »

State, Indiana nonprofit partner to fight opioid crisis with 'NaloxBoxes'

In a news release, Governor Eric Holcomb and the Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (FSSA) Division of Mental Health and Addiction said the state is joining with Overdose Lifeline to purchase 24/7-access "NaloxBox" units. Learn more »

Open Enrollment for Indiana’s Recovery High School

Hope Academy is one of only seven fully accredited recovery high schools in the United States. As a public charter school, Hope Academy is tuition-free and provides daily transportation for its students. As one of the first nationally accredited recovery high schools in the country, Hope Academy utilizes evidence-based practices to provide a supportive community to maintain sobriety while earning a Core 40 high school diploma. Learn more »

Overdose Deaths Accelerating During COVID-19

Over 81,000 drug overdose deaths occurred in the United States in the 12 months ending in May 2020, the highest number of overdose deaths ever recorded in a 12-month period, according to recent provisional data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Learn more »

Assessment And Intervention Center Opens In Indianapolis

A new center opens to help people who have involvement in the criminal justice system with mental health or substance abuse issues. The Assessment and Intervention Center, or AIC, is the first building to open at Indianapolis’ Criminal Justice Campus. Learn more »

Controversial needle exchange gets two more years in Tippecanoe County

Tippecanoe County’s syringe exchange, one of nine in Indiana, will continue for another two years, as county commissioners drew familiar, though uneasy, lines of support for a program the county health department calls Gateway to Hope. Learn more »

IAPRSS: Valuable Resource for Peer Recovery Supports

IAPRSS provides access and structure to the ever-growing continuing education of peer recovery support professionals. These benefits are open to all peer recovery supports. More »