Substance Use

This webinar is part of our Transformative Nursing: Deconstructing Punitive Healthcare education series. In conversation with Joelle Puccio, RN from the Academy of Perinatal Harm Reduction we challenge beliefs around drug use in pregnancy and learn more about how nurses can provide ethical, evidence based care to pregnant people using drugs and reduce carceral harms to both the pregnant person and their baby.

Substance use, misuse, and abuse is prevalent among patients seeking family planning care, yet providers may feel unprepared in caring for this patient population. This webinar will explore the intersection of substance use disorder (SUD) and contraceptive family planning care, including discussions about stigma and history.

This webinar is on pregnancy and susbtance use.

​​​​​​​Resources gathered by the National Harm Reduction Coalition, a nationwide advocate and ally for people who use drugs.

Organization that provides evidence-based, stigma free education on perinatal substance use.

This non-profit offers comprehensive information on safer drug use techniques and wound care that healthcare providers can use to better equip themselves to care for this patient population in a stigma free manner. 

A toolkit for pregnant and parenting people who use drugs, their loved ones, and their service providers which gives information on understanding patient rights, how access services, and what constitutes evidence-based care.