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SAMHSA releases 2020 National Survey on Drug Use and Health

52 minutes ago · Data show COVID’s impact on nation’s mental health, substance use The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has released findings from the 2020 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH). The data suggest that the COVID-19 pandemic had a negative impact on the nation’s well-being. Americans responding to the NSDUH survey reported …

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Know the Risks of Using Drugs SAMHSA

(7 days ago) Methamphetamine (Meth): Meth causes devastating health effects, and sometimes death, even on the first try. Meth speeds up the body’s systems to dangerous levels. Chronic users experience anxiety, confusion, insomnia, paranoia, aggression, and more. Prescription and illicit opioids: Highly addictive, the substances are the top cause of

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Know the Risks of Meth SAMHSA

(7 days ago) Methamphetamine (meth) is a synthetic stimulant that is addictive and can cause considerable health adversities that can sometimes result in death. Meth can be smoked, snorted, injected, or taken orally and is often used with other substances.

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CREATING A HEALTHIER LIFE

(7 days ago) problems pursue health, happiness, recovery, and a full and satisfying life in the community. Each individual’s path will be a bit different. Every aspect of wellness can affect a person’s life. Working toward all of them in one way or another is a great

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New Jersey 2019 Mental Health National Outcome Measures

(6 days ago) FY 2019 Total SMHA Mental Health Expenditure $1,419,116,593 FY 2019 Per Capita Total SMHA Mental Health Expenditures $159.47 Mental Health Community Services Block Grant: 2019 State Summary Report * Based on 2019 URS data provided by US States and Territories per annual reporting guidelines. New Jersey Statewide Mental Health Agency Data*

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Complete List of SAMHSA Grant Awards SAMHSA

(1 days ago) PFHC's ""healthier community"" initiative was co-founded in 1995 by John Beckley, former Hunterdon County Health Department Director, Robert Wise, President and CEO of Hunterdon Healthcare System and Dr. Bernadette West, the Executive Director of Local Advisory Board (LAB), a central NJ regional health planning organization.

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New Jersey 2017 Uniform Reporting System Mental Health

(Just Now) New Jersey 2017 Mental Health National Outcome Measures (NOMS): SAMHSA Uniform Reporting System Utilization Rates/Number of Consumers Served U.S. State U.S. Rate States Penetration Rate per 1,000 population 7,524,119 39.54 23.00 58 Community …

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Quality Practice and Workforce Development SAMHSA

(6 days ago) Improving Cultural Competency for Behavioral Health Professionals is a free, e-learning program to help behavioral health professionals increase their cultural and linguistic competency offered by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH) and was collaboratively developed with SAMHSA and other

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Living Well with Serious Mental Illness SAMHSA

(5 days ago) According to the National Institute on Mental Health, nearly one-in-five adults live with a mental illness. A mental illness that interferes with a person’s life and ability to function is called a serious mental illness (SMI). With the right treatment, people with SMI can live productive and enjoyable lives.

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Behavioral Health Equity Report 2021 CBHSQ Data

(1 days ago) Behavioral Health Equity Report 2021: Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators Measured from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 2015–2019 provides an update on a series of topics that focus on substance use and mental health (collectively referred to as behavioral health) in the United States. The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration …

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LGBTQ+ Behavioral Health Equity Center of Excellence SAMHSA

(8 days ago) The Center of Excellence on LGBTQ+ Behavioral Health Equity (CoE LGBTQ+ BHE) will provide behavioral health practitioners with vital information on supporting the population of people identifying as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, questioning, intersex, two-spirit, and other diverse sexual orientations, gender identities and expressions (LGBTQ+).

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2020 National Survey of Drug Use and Health (NSDUH

(1 days ago) 1 day ago · The 2020 NSDUH sample has almost no data from mid-March through September. If the COVID-19 pandemic altered people’s behavior and mental health during this period of changing infection rates, lockdowns, and other societal changes, the data from the other months will not represent the missing quarters appropriately.

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Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program SAMHSA

(9 days ago) Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program. OR. NATIVE AMERICAN REHABILITATION ASSOCIATION OF THE NORTHWEST, INC. PORTLAND. $250,000. Tribal Behavioral Health Grant Program. SD. GREAT PLAINS TRIBAL CHAIRMEN'S HLTH BRD. RAPID CITY.

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Table of Contents

(Just Now) health needs, as well as to take preventative action to avert future human suffering. Psychological distress in populations has been linked to bothand is widespread due , to the immediate health impacts of the virus and the consequences of physical isolation. Many people have been distanced

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Know the Risks of Marijuana SAMHSA

(2 days ago) Brain health: Marijuana can cause permanent IQ loss of as much as 8 points when people start using it at a young age. These IQ points do not come back, even after quitting marijuana. Mental health: Studies link marijuana use to depression, anxiety, suicide planning, and psychotic episodes. It is not known, however, if marijuana use is the cause

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Resources for Families Coping with Mental and Substance

(1 days ago) Evidence has shown that some people have a genetic predisposition for developing mental and substance use disorders, and may be at greater risk based on environmental factors such as having grown up in a home affected by a family member’s mental health or history of substance use. Families should be open to the options of support groups or

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National Substance Use and Mental Health Services Survey

(2 days ago) The N‑SUMHSS is the most comprehensive source of substance use and mental health treatment data in the country. SAMHSA, other Federal, state, and local agencies, and behavioral health care professionals use these data to understand treatment availability and identify gaps in our nation’s treatment services.

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Illness Management and Recovery

(8 days ago) Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2009. Originating Office. Center for Mental Health Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration 1 Choke Cherry Road Rockville, MD 20857 . HHS Publication No. SMA-09-4462 Printed 2009

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Outreach Strategy SAMHSA

(Just Now) The majority of survivors will not require formal mental health services, but most benefit from supportive interventions such as Psychological First Aid and crisis counseling. However, it is important to remember that everyone who sees or experiences a disaster is affected by it in some way. Psycho-education through crisis counseling, outreach

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About Us CBHSQ Data

(6 days ago) About Us. SAMHSA's Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ) is the lead Federal government agency for behavioral health data and research. CBHSQ maintains several data collection systems and surveys on key topics in U.S. behavioral health, including: The National Survey on Drug Use and Health, which measures behavioral health

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Promotion and Prevention in Mental Health

(7 days ago) Health and Human Services, and Education has charged the Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), within the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), to review the effectiveness of programs that use a strength-based family approach to promoting mental wellness and preventing mental health problems among at-risk

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Health Insurance Enrollment: Assisting Individuals with

(2 days ago) Health care and health insurance can be a complex issue for many people, not just those with a behavioral health condition Keep information simple and clear Engage people in a trusting relationship • Use active listening skills. For example, repeat back in the person words “what I hear you

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SAMHSA Training and Technical Assistance Resources

(5 days ago) health and substance use services, and to several SAMHSA grant programs. The GAINS Center offers information and skills training to help individuals and organizations at the local, state, regional, and national levels implement effective, integrated programming that will transform the criminal justice and behavioral health systems.

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Medicaid Handbook: Interface with Behavioral Health Services

(6 days ago) health services are often delivered by a counselor, social worker, physician, psychologist, or community support paraprofessional in an office, outpatient clinic, or community setting. State Medicaid programs frequently cover other provider types that give behavioral health care, such

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Key Ingredients for Successful Trauma-Informed Care

(1 days ago) health care providers often train their clinical staff in trauma-, but neglect to implement broad changes across their organizations to address trauma. Widespread changes to organizational policy and culture need to be implemented for a health care setting to become …

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CMHS National Advisory Council Biographical Information

(Just Now) Dr. Adelsheim is the Director of the Stanford Center for Youth Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Department of Psychiatry. Dr. Adelsheim has partnered in developing statewide mental health policy and systems, including those focused on school mental health, telebehavioral health, tribal behavioral health programs, and suicide prevention.

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Behavioral Health Treatment Needs Assessment Toolkit for

(7 days ago) Health (NSDUH), sponsored by SAMHSA in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The survey is the primary source of information on the use of illicit drugs, alcohol, and tobacco in the civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United States aged 12 years or older. In recent years, it has also

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Supporting Pregnant & Postpartum Women National Center

(3 days ago) Jacobs Institute of Women’s Health, The George Washington University, 2017. This paper discusses current research on the health effects of substance use and substance use disorders on pregnant women and their children, and policies and programs that help ensure that pregnant women who use substances have access to the highest quality healthcare, including prenatal care.

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A Guide for Child-Serving Organizations

(7 days ago) take action to promote emotional health and reduce the likelihood of mental illness, substance abuse, including tobacco, and suicide. Purpose of the Guide . This guide was created to promote the early identiication of children and adolescents with mental health and substance use problems as well as to provide guidance, tools, and

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Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental

(1 days ago) Substance Abuse and Health Services Administration, by the Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation. Measures Used to Evaluate Outcomes in IECMHC Introduction to the Measures Table This table summarizes many of the tools that evaluators use to measure the impact of IEMCHC. Most often, these measures are

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Medicaid Handbook: Interface with Behavioral Health Services

(6 days ago) in a public health model that addresses the determinants of health, system and service coordination, health promotion, prevention, screening and early intervention, treatment, resilience and recovery support to promote social integration and optimal health and productivity (p.1).” 1. The Policy and Regulatory Context

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Homelessness Resources: Housing and Shelter SAMHSA

(4 days ago) Poverty, unemployment, and lack of affordable housing are commonly recognized causes of homelessness. These risk factors can be exacerbated by personal vulnerabilities such as mental and substance use disorders, trauma and violence, domestic violence, justice-system involvement, sudden serious illness, divorce, death of a partner, and disabilities.

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Telehealth for the Treatment of Serious Mental Illness and

(8 days ago) health outcomes for people at risk for, experiencing, or recovering from SMI and/or SUD. It is designed for practitioners, administrators, community leaders, and others considering an intervention for their organization or community. A priority topic for SAMHSA is increasing access to

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Building your program – Illness Management and Recovery

(2 days ago) Building Your Program 7 Tips for Mental Health Authorities. Implementing this evidence-based model takes a . consolidated effort by agency staff, mental health . authorities, consumers, and families. However, for this initiative to be successful, mental health authorities must lead and be involved in developing IMR programs in local communities.

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Focus On Prevention

(7 days ago) The Substance Abuse and Mental Health . Services . Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) National Prevention Week is an annual health observance that aims to increase public awareness of, and action around, substance use and mental health issues. National Prevention Week recognizes states’ and communities’ prevention efforts and highlights multiple

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SOAR Critical Component: The Medical Summary Report

(3 days ago) Brief history of symptoms and treatment at all providers, with a focus on mental health in the previous 2-3 years, In each summary, provide reason for treatment, diagnosis, and medications; Summary of a current mental status exam, if available; Include quotes from the records that help document symptoms or functional impairments

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Behavioral Health Services Information System The BHSIS Report

(1 days ago) health care system, many of which are now being implemented.9,10 Through insurance subsidies, the establishment of health insurance exchanges, the minimum coverage provision, and expanded eligibility for Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act is intended to make health insurance coverage more affordable for individuals, families, and small

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Community Conversations About Mental Health

(7 days ago) The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA’s mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America’s communities.

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Building your Program

(Just Now) Building Your Program . Building Your Program. is intended to help mental health . authorities, agency administrators, and Permanent Supportive Housing program leaders think through and develop the

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Substance Use and Mental Disorders in the Baltimore-Towson …

(9 days ago) Use and Health (NSDUH), 3. which collects information on the use of illegal drugs, alcohol, and tobacco, as well as on mental health problems from a representative sample of persons in the 50 States and the District of Columbia. Estimates presented are annual averages based on data collected during the 6-year period from 2005 to 2010. 4

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