The Bureau of Substance Addiction Services (BSAS) has several webpages with basic information on opioid overdoses and naloxone.
The OEND Program Core Competencies (PDF) l (DOCX) document is a comprehensive guide on opioids and overdose. This document is for OEND programs, but the content applies to many audiences.
The following organizations offer overdose prevention and naloxone trainings. Many of these organizations also provide other relevant trainings.
Resources and training for treatment providers
BSAS has the following guidance documents available on opioid overdose prevention strategies.
- BSAS Standards of Care (PDF) | (DOC)
- Integrating Opioid Overdose Prevention Strategies into Treatment (PDF) | (DOC)
All BSAS-funded treatment providers are eligible for free staff training from Praxis (C4 Innovations). You can request training and download a range of resources from their webpage.