Substance Abuse Prevention and Identification Initiatives

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Substance Abuse Prevention and Identification Initiatives

Project 4aii - Prevent Substance Abuse and other Mental Emotional Behavioral Disorders

Project Objective Statement

This project is geared toward the reduction in the use of substances such as alcohol, drugs and tobacco across the population in Suffolk County.

Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Initiative
This initiative partners with Hospitals in Suffolk County to implement SBIRT in Hospital Emergency Departments. SBIRT is a comprehensive, integrated, public health approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment services for persons with substance use disorders, as well as those who are at risk of developing these disorders.

Suffolk County Tobacco Cessation Initiative 
This initiative partners with the Office of Mental Health (OMH) and community-based tobacco cessation programs in Suffolk County to implement a tobacco cessation patient and provider education initiative.

Underage Drinking Prevention Initiative
This initiative partners with Community Based Organizations to operationalize underage drinking prevention services in the Bellport, NY community. This initiative will address behaviors that drive alcohol and drug abuse, and will promote positive changes in community attitudes and behaviors.

Project Management

Alyse Marotta, MPH
Administrative Manager, Behavioral Health Programs
Office of Population Health
Stony Brook Medicine
Tel: 631-638-1382

Project Leadership

Kristie Golden, PhD
Associate Director of Operations, Neurosciences
Stony Brook Medicine
Tel: (631) 444-1956

Project Workgroup & Committee Membership

Project Workgroup Charge
A composition of subject matter experts engaged to support the development, execution and monitoring of project milestones.

Project Committee Charge
A composition of key internal and external project stakeholders, including representation from key community and public service and governmental agencies engaged to support the conclusions, deliverables and monitor system impacts of the DSRIP Program.

Project Committee Membership Directory

Project Documents

To learn more about this program, review our project documents in this section.

Project Resources & Quick Links

This section features key external resources utilized during program development. We invite you to click the links to learn more.

SCC SBIRT Program Overview

SCC SBIRT Program Workflow

NYS Prevention Agenda 2013-2017: New York State's Health Improvement Plan

Communities of Solutions 

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