Substance Use Disorder Clinical Resources

Below are webinars, fact sheets, policy templates, videos, and other up-to-date Substance Use Disorder-related resources for use in clinical settings.


Tribal Opioid Response – Healing Ourselves and Our Communities

This video was created for tribal community members to learn more about preventing, treating, and recovering from opioid use disorder.

Tribal Opioid Response – Healing Our Patients with Opioid Use Disorder

This video was developed for healthcare providers working with American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) people. Watch to gain clinical insight about effective strategies for treating opioid use disorder and supporting AI/AN patients walk the road to recovery.

didgʷálič Wellness Center Video

The didgʷálic (deed-gwah-leech) Wellness Center – owned and operated by the Swinomish Indian Tribal Community – is a multi-specialty community health organization that provides counseling, medication, primary care, and social services to both Native and non-Native patients with substance use and behavioral health disorders. Through applying community knowledge and evidence-based medicine, didgʷálic has helped turned the tide of the epidemic at Swinomish. Watch this video to learn more about the didgʷálič Wellness Center’s unique treatment model. To learn more visit:

All videos were produced by the Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board (NPAIHB) Tribal Opioid Response Project, which is dedicated to providing important resources to prevent opioid misuse, helping those in treatment, and empowering American Indian and Alaska Native community members with knowledge so they can protect themselves and their loved ones. To learn more visit:

Print Media


Resources from the First Nations Health Authority

ASAM National Practice Guideline for the Use of Medications in the Treatment of Addiction Involving Opioid Use

SAMHSA Treatment Improvement Protocol

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Opioid Tapering

Clinical Tools

Screening and Assesment

Patient/Family Information


Treatment Agreements


Drug Accountability Forms (if dosing in office)

Ongoing Treatment

Notification of Intent

Syringe Service Program

Syringe Services


Indian Health Services Resources

Indian Health Service

Other Resources

Naloxone-Templates for IHS, Tribal and Urban Indian Health Centers

MAT Policy and Procedure

Medications for Addiction Treatment Waiver


Behavioral Health

Business Plan