Substance Use Disorder



Alcohol, Depression, and Anxiety

Do you get depressed or anxious the next day after drinking? Consumption of alcohol can worsen symptoms of depression. Read more about what you should be aware of at

Four Reasons Why Substance Use Prevention is Suicide Prevention

Understanding Substance Use Disorder
Crisis Response/Hotlines
  • Georgia Crisis & Access Line – 1-800-715-4225
  • GA Peer2Peer Warm Line – 1-888-945-1414
Overdose Prevention/Response
  • Georgia Overdose Prevention Project – An advocacy organization that provides free naloxone kits to Georgians through the mail.
  • – Features harm reduction strategies and provides information to help people identify, respond, and prevent overdoses.
  • Opioid Overdose Rescue – Outlines 3 simple steps to save a life in the event of an opioid overdose. Includes helpful reference videos.
Binge and High-Intensity Drinking
Treatment & Support

NOTE: The information contained in these self-help documents is not to be used as a substitute for professional care. Neither the authors nor the Georgia Veterinary Medical Association (GVMA) assume liability for injury incurred by following the information presented in these self-help resources.