How Harm Reduction Fits into the SBIRT Model

Harm reduction is both a philosophy and a series of interventions that aim to reduce the negative impacts of a health behavior as opposed to ending the behavior entirely. This …

SBIRT Toolkit

View tools directed at clients, practitioners, or organizations, and sorted by step (screening or brief intervention).

Digital Tour: CDC Guide to SBIRT for Primary Care

Planning and Implementing Screening and Brief Intervention for Risky Alcohol Use: A Step-by-Step Guide for Primary Care Practices This guide provides detailed steps and resources to help staff in any …

Digital Tour: Case Studies of SBIRT in Action

A quick virtual tour of the downloadable SBIRT (Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment) case studies created by IRETA. To view the case studies and the webinars they summarize, …

SBIRT and Electronic Health Records Toolkit

The electronic health record can be a valuable tool for practices that are implementing Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). These IRETA webinar and other materials assist in the …

SBIRT Training of Trainers

The goal of this training course is to help participants develop their knowledge and skills as substance use Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) trainers. IRETA developed this …

Expanding SBIRT through Policy Advocacy

Community Catalyst and the Children’s Mental Health Campaign will discuss the policy advocacy campaign that resulted in a mandate for all public schools in Massachusetts to verbally screen middle and …

How Oregon Dramatically Increased SBIRT in Primary Care

Public health organizations struggle to identify strategies that successfully implement Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) on a broad scale. This presentation will describe how the state of …