Publications and Digital Media


New to OFRs Affinity Group: Facilitate Your OFR Meeting

Video — 5/10/2022

This meeting will provide new OFR Affinity Group members with information on facilitating OFR meetings.

New to OFRs Affinity Group: Plan Your OFR Meeting

Video — 4/12/2022

This meeting will provide new OFR Affinity Group members with information on planning OFR meetings.

The NEW OFR Data System: Everything You Need To Know To Get Started

Video — 2/16/2022

This webinar provides information on the new Overdose Fatality Review (OFR) Data System.

OJP Financial Training

Video — 2/14/2022

View OJP’s Financial Management Training for BJA’s Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program grant recipients.

Prosecution, Drug Use & Public Health Panel Discussion

Video — 10/26/2021

This conversation focuses on the current state of drug prosecution and how prosecutors can uplift treatment over incarceration.

Tele Rabii: A Personal Experience with Drug Court

Video — 10/5/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Advice to Prosecutors from Harm Reduction Experts

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Andre Ward: A Story About Selling Drugs, Incarceration, and Redemption

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Brooklyn Collaborative Legal Engagement Assistance Response (CLEAR): Pre-Booking Program

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Julie Eldred: A Woman's Experience With Substance Use Disorder and the Legal System

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Prosecutors Reflect on Drug Policy

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

Understanding Substance Use Disorder

Video — 10/1/2021

This video is part of a series that correspond to the Institute for Innovation in Prosecution’s publication, A New Approach: A Prosecutor’s Guide to Advancing a Public Health Response to Drug Use.

OFR/PHAST Video—360° Overdose Data to Action

Video — 8/25/2021

Learn how and why a comprehensive (360 degree) approach to overdose prevention incorporates both the Public Health and Safety Team (PHAST) framework and overdose fatality reviews (OFR).

Raising the Bar with Data: Identifying, Collecting and Putting Data to Work for Systems Change

Video — 5/13/2021

This is day three of the National Stakeholder Partnership meeting held on May 11–13, 2021.

Raising the Bar with Innovation: Using Family Centered Practices and Court Innovation to Promote Family Reunification

Video — 5/12/2021

This is day two of the National Stakeholder Partnership meeting held on May 11–13, 2021.

Raising the Bar with Collaboration: Using Cross Training and Collaboration for Integrated Systems Change

Video — 5/11/2021

This is day one of the National Stakeholder Partnership meeting held on May 11–13, 2021.

2021 National Virtual Forum on Overdose Fatality Review: Mock OFR Review 1: Urban Review

Video — 2/25/2021

A mock OFR team conducts an urban overdose fatality review.

2021 National Virtual Forum on Overdose Fatality Review: Mock OFR Review 2: Rural Review

Video — 2/25/2021

A mock OFR team conducts a rural overdose fatality review.

The Opioid Epidemic: Medical Considerations for Affected Youth (Part 1)

Video — 2/17/2021

This video is the first in a series of three featuring Dr. Mark Sapp and Chris Newlin, MS LPC.

The Opioid Epidemic: Medical Considerations for Affected Youth (Part 2)

Video — 2/17/2021

This video is the second in a series of three featuring Dr. Mark Sapp and Chris Newlin, MS LPC.

The Opioid Epidemic: Medical Considerations for Affected Youth (Part 3)

Video — 2/17/2021

This video is the third in a series of three featuring Dr. Mark Sapp and Chris Newlin, MS LPC.

2021 Virtual National Forum on Overdose Fatality Review (OFR): OFR Federal Panel: Overdose-Related Mission and Coordination

Video — 2/16/2021

Overdose-related programs at the federal level are discussed, along with information on coordinating across federal agencies.

From the Field: OFR Project Management Tool Demonstration

Video — 1/27/2021

View a video demonstrating how to use the OFR Project Management Template Gantt chart.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP), a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Altarum

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about Altarum, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Center for Health and Justice at TASC

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about the Center for Health and Justice at TASC, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - IIR's Support of Overdose Fatality Reviews

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about how IIR, a COSSAP training and technical assistance provider, supports overdose fatality review (OFR) efforts.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Institute for Intergovernmental Research

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about the Institute for Intergovernmental Research (IIR), a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about the National Criminal Justice Training Center (NCJTC) of Fox Valley Technical College, a COSSAP TTA provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Training and Technical Assistance Center, a COSSAP TTA provider.

Meet the COSSAP TTA Providers - RTI International

Video — 1/12/2021

This video offers information about RTI International, a COSSAP training and technical assistance (TTA) provider.

Award Conditions

Video — 1/11/2021

This video offers an overview of terms and conditions of grant awards.

Grant Award Modifications (GAMs)

Video — 1/11/2021

Grant Award Modifications (GAMs) are discussed in this training session.

Grant Monitoring

Video — 1/11/2021

View a training session covering grant monitoring for BJA COSSAP grant recipients.

Grantee Point of Contact Changes

Video — 1/11/2021

Learn how to update COSSAP grantee points of contact in this short training session.

Performance Measures: COSSAP Combined Performance Measure Questionnaire Training

Video — 1/11/2021

This training is for BJA grantees that received a site-based grant under the Comprehensive Opioid, Stimulant, and Substance Abuse Program.

Subawards (including FFATA Reporting) and Procurement Contracts

Video — 1/11/2021

Learn about subawards, procurement contracts, and the differences between them in this short training session.

How to Get Set Up with REDCap

Video — 10/29/2020

Video with an overview of REDCap and how to get access locally.

OFR Data Pilot Site Accessing the Data Instrument

Video — 10/29/2020

Video with an overview of accessing and using the OFR Data System.

OFR Data System REDCap Project Overview

Video — 10/29/2020

Video demo of the OFR Data System REDCap instruments.

OFR Data System Variables

Video — 10/29/2020

Video with an overview of the OFR Data System history and variables.

Highlights of BJA’s Building Bridges Between Jails and Community-Based Treatment Initiative Inaugural Meeting

Video — 8/27/2020

View highlights of interviews and insights from BJA’s Building Bridges Between Jails and Community-Based Treatment initiative inaugural meeting.

Justice and Health Perspectives on Medication-Assisted Treatment in Jails

Video — 12/29/2019

This video shares experiences of two individuals who received medication-assisted treatment in jails.

Opioid Crisis: National Institute of Justice (NIJ) Resources for First Responders

Video — 5/27/2019

This video offers an overview of resources by the National Institute of Justice for first responders who may be impacted by the opioid epidemic.

Understanding the Opioid Crisis Case-by-Case: Overdose Fatality Reviews in Wisconsin

Video — 5/19/2019

Wisconsin’s Overdose Fatality Review process is discussed.

Rural Judges and Sheriffs Workshop Highlights

Video — 12/13/2018

Judicial and law enforcement leaders from rural communities convened to discuss special challenges associated with tackling the opioid epidemic.

Fentanyl: The Real Deal

Video — 10/23/2018

This video explains protective actions first responders should take when the presence of fentanyl is suspected and when exposure occurs.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: Addiction in America

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: Medication-Assisted Treatment

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: Recovery

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: SBIRT - Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral to Treatment

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: Treating a Patient with an Opioid Overdose

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices: What is Addiction?

Video — 8/10/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.

Hospital Toolkit: Best Practices for Emergency Departments to Address Addiction

Video — 5/14/2018

This toolkit can empower medical providers, patients, families, and policymakers to improve screening, assessment, early intervention, and treatment.
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