Articles & References

Articles & References re: Opioid Epidemic (and other drugs) and its connection to child abuse and neglect:

  • CA Welfare and Institution Code for Child Abuse Prevention Councils

http://www.easylawlookup.com/California-Law/Welfare-and-Institutions-Code/par-32644/_easylookup.blp?GO=Prepare&site=easy&print=&data=welfare&p_start=1524&p_end=1524&p_para=32644&p_epara=32696&par=32644&displayer=YES

  • CA Office of Child Abuse Prevention (OCAP) – Strategic Plan 2015 – 2020

http://www.cdss.ca.gov/ocap/res/pdf/Strategic_Plan_2015-2020.pdf

  • House Resolution 443 – Recognizing the Importance and Effectiveness of Trauma Informed Care

https://www.congress.gov/bill/115th-congress/house-resolution/443/text

  • American Society of Addiction Medicine - Opioid Addiction 2016 Facts and Figures

https://www.asam.org/docs/default-source/advocacy/opioid-addiction-disease-facts-figures.pdf

  • American Society of Addiction Medicine - Treating Opioid Addiction as a Chronic Disease

https://www.asam.org/docs/default-source/advocacy/cmm-fact-sheet---11-07-14.pdf

  • Trauma and ACEs missing in response to the opioid crisis

https://acestoohigh.com/2017/08/03/trauma-and-aces-missing-in-response-to-opioid-crisis-says-national-organization/

  • Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration – A Collaborative Approach to the Treatment of Pregnant Women with Opioid Use Disorders

https://store.samhsa.gov/product/A-Collaborative-Approach-to-the-Treatment-of-Pregnant-Women-with-Opioid-Use-Disorders/SMA16-4978

  • Child Welfare Information Gateway – Parental Substance Abuse and the Child Welfare System

https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubPDFs/parentalsubabuse.pdf

  • National Institute on Drug Abuse – What Science Tells Us About Opioid Abuse and Addiction

https://www.drugabuse.gov/about-nida/legislative-activities/testimony-to-congress/2016/what-science-tells-us-about-opioid-abuse-addiction

  • Narconon – Why NOW is the Most Dangerous time in History to be Addicted to Opioids

http://www.narconon.org/blog/why-now-is-the-most-dangerous-time-in-history-to-be-addicted-to-opioids.html

  • Harvard Study Pegs How Parental Substance Abuse Impacts Kids

https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-athletes-way/201607/harvard-study-pegs-how-parental-substance-abuse-impacts-kids

  • Connecticut Clearinghouse – The Relationship Between Parental Alcohol or Other Drug Problems & Child Maltreatment

http://www.ctclearinghouse.org/customer-content/www/topics/substancechildabuse040799.pdf

  • CTIPP – Trauma-informed Approaches Need to be Part of a Comprehensive Strategy for Addressing the Opioid Epidemic

https://publichealth.gwu.edu/sites/default/files/downloads/Redstone-Center/CTIPP_OPB_final.pdf

  • Two maps the illustrate California’s growing opioid epidemic

http://www.sacbee.com/site-services/databases/article56168810.html

  • U.S. Department of Justice, Drug Enforcement Administration - Drugs of Abuse

https://www.dea.gov/pr/multimedia-library/publications/drug_of_abuse.pdf

  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention – Understanding the Epidemic

https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/epidemic/index.html

  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention – Information for Patients

https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/patients/index.html

  • Center for Disease Control and Prevention – Information for Providers

https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/providers/index.html

  • Safe Kids Worldwide – Safe Medicine Storage

https://www.safekids.org/research-report/safe-medicine-storage

  • CDC, Vital Signs - Opioid Overdoses Treated in Emergency Departments

https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/pdf/2018-03-vitalsigns.pdf

  • SAMHSA - Clinical Guidance for Treating Pregnant and Parenting Women with Opioid Use Disorder and Their Infants

https://store.samhsa.gov/product/SMA18-5054

  • Science Direct – Association of Childhood Abuse and Neglect with Prescription Opioid Misuse

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0190740917309969?via=ihub