Behavioral Health Treatments & Services Learn how health care professionals address common mental illnesses and substance use disorders and how SAMHSA helps people access treatments and services.
|June 2017 Radio Episode: Community Health Centers and First Responders: Strengthening Communities through Education||
Community Health Centers (CHCs) and first responders provide a vital and necessary role in addressing the critical behavioral health needs of communities.
|March 2015 Radio Episode: Kick-off Show||
Experience the many successes of the 2014 Recovery Month campaign and see what’s in store for the 2015 campaign.
|November 2017: 2017 Road to Recovery: A Showcase of Events||Radio|
|August 2014 Radio Episode: Supporting Recovery With Safe, Sober, and Peer-Oriented Housing||
Find out why recovery housing is becoming a popular treatment for substance use disorders.
|May 2016 Radio Episode: Criminal Justice System Involvement: The Role of Mental or Substance Use Disorders||
People with mental or substance use disorders in the criminal justice system need unique treatment and support services to pursue lifelong recovery, methods that lead to lower recidivism and relapse.
|June 2015 Radio Episode: Screening and Assessments for Mental and/or Substance Use Disorders: The Role of Primary Care||
The episode’s panel will review Screening, Brief Intervention, Referral, and Treatment (SBIRT) elements. They will look at it how it has and can continue to be incorporated into primary health care settings to screen for mental and/or substance use disorders and help reduce overprescribing of medications. In addition, a preview of the collaboration between SAMHSA and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will give health care professionals who prescribe opioids a framework for safer prescribing.