Prescribing/Substance Abuse Screening & Treatment Resources

In order to assist physicians in screening for substance abuse and treatment, the Board has provided these resources for review.  Please click on the links for information. The Board will provide additional links to this resources list on an ongoing basis.

Screening Tools and Resources

Opioid Risk Tool -Completed by Clinician or Patient Self-Report
CAGE-AID Questionnaire -Completed by Clinician
Patient Health Questionnaire 9 (PHQ-9) -Completed by Patient Self-Report
Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)-Completed by Clinician or Patient Self Report
Slide Presentation on SBIRT - Once site loads, enter SBIRT in the search option at the top right of the page
SAMHSA Links to Printed Material Screening Tools
SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions-Screening Tools
National Institute on Drug Abuse - Resource Guide: Screening for Drug Use in General Settings
Don't Be Scammed by a Drug Abuser - DEA Brochure
Physicians For Responsible Opioid Prescribing - Click on In the Spotlight: Cautious Evidence Based Opioid Prescribing
Sample Controlled Substance Agreement Developed By GLMS
AMA Task Force To Support Opioid Abuse Naloxone 
Reminder on Controlled Substance Prescription Blanks

CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain and Related Materials 
CDC Vital Signs
CDC Injury Prevention and Control

CDC Prescription Drug Overdose

Prescription Drug Overdose: What Health Care Providers Need to Know about the Epidemic
Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention for States

Treatment Resources

Find Substance Abuse and Mental Health Treatment
Your Road To Recovery
SAMHSA's Find Treatment Database
The AGAPE Center Listing of Kentucky Treatment Centers
Kentucky Drug Rehab 101 Listing
Kentucky Substance Abuse Treatment Service Provider Directory - The Directory is on the lower left side of the page.
Kentucky Opioid Treatment Programs
Kentucky Drug Abuse Treatment Programs

Drug Testing Resources

Washington State Interagency Guideline on Opioid Dosing for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain Urine Drug Testing Guidance


Prescription Drug Disposal Locations

Interactive Tool to Locate Closest Prescription Drug Disposal Location in KY

Prescription Drug Disposal Locations 


Educational Resources

The Extended-Release and Long-Acting Opioid Analgesics Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy
Fact Sheet - Office of National Drug Control Policy
Patient and Physician Drug Abuse Safety Brochure
Public Health Addiction Resources