NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF STATE MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM DIRECTORS

Service Integration

Service Integration

Taking Integration to the Next Level: The Role of New Service Delivery Models in Behavioral Health, Full Report (PDF, 709 KB), Overview (PDF, 158 KB)

Monitoring and Overseeing Regulatory Process (PDF, 272 KB)

Fact Sheet on Reducing Behavioral Health Impact on Trauma (PDF, 232 KB)

Fact Sheets on SBHA Roles (PDF, 296 KB)

Behavioral Health and Primary Care

Taking Integration to the Next Level: The Role of New Service Delivery Models in Behavioral Health, Full Report (PDF, 709 KB), Overview (PDF, 158 KB)

Too Significant To Fail: The Importance of State Behavioral Health Agencies in the Daily Lives of Americans with Mental Illness, for Their Families, and for Their Communities, Full Report (PDF, 1.5 MB),Overview (PDF, 256 KB)

Cornerstones for Behavioral Healthcare Today and Tomorrow (PDF, 6.43 MB)

Fact Sheet Accelarating Integration of Primary Care (PDF, 233 KB)

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Report to Congress on the Prevention and Treatment of Co-Occurring Substance Abuse Disorders and Mental Disorders - November 2002 (PDF, 624 KB)

Request for comments regarding the development of a Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) report to Congress (March 6, 2002 Federal Register) (PDF from gpo.gov, 163 KB)

Comments submitted to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) regarding the development of its report to Congress on services for individuals with co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders – April 8, 2002 (PDF, 25 KB)

Additional Resources:

SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions (CIHS)

Co-occurring Disorders

Dual Diagnosis: Substance Abuse and Co-occurring Disorders

Dual Diagnosis: Adolescents with Co-occurring Brain Disorders & Substance Abuse Disorders

Behavioral Health and Supportive Services

Testimony of former Commissioner Michael Hogan on Assessing the State of America's Mental Health System before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions - January 24, 2013

Affordable Housing: The Role of the Public Behavioral Health System (PDF, 207 KB)

Fact Sheet on Initiating Suicide Prevention Programs (PDF, 250 KB)

 

Criminal Justice/Mental Health

House Energy and Commerce Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee Holds Forum on Mental Illness and Violence on March 5, 2013.

Seclusion and Restraint

Final rule; Medicare and Medicaid Programs; Hospital Conditions of Participation; Patients' Rights (December 8, 2006 Federal Register) (PDF, 342 KB)

Letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) objecting to any weaking of rules governing seclusion and restraint procedures in hospitals that participate in the Medicare and Medicaid programs – November 21, 2006. (PDF, 30 KB)

Additional Resources

Seclusion and Restraint Practice Standards: A Review and Analysis

RESTRAINT AND SECLUSION – A Risk Management GUIDE (PDF, 252 KB)

SECLUSIONSAND RESTRAINTS; Selected Cases of Death and Abuse at Public and Private Schools and Treatment Centers (PDF from gao.gov, 485 KB)

Children Services

Fact Sheet on Coordinating Children Behavioral Health Services (PDF, 314 KB)