Headlines: New Grant Opportunities for Youth Programs
This grant program aims to provide treatment and services in communities for children, adolescents, and their families who experience or witness traumatic events.
The purpose of this program is to provide funding to states/territories/tribes to improve treatment for adolescents and/or transitional-aged youth with substance use disorders and/or co-occurring substance use and mental disorders.
The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Crisis Center Follow-Up program promotes systematic follow-up assistance to suicidal persons who call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline and suicidal persons who are discharged from partnering emergency departments.
According to SAMHSA's 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health data, 11.9 percent of young adults aged 18 to 25 received mental health services in the past year. This represents an annual average of 4.1 million young adults—with 3.1 million young adults receiving prescription medication, 2.2 million receiving outpatient services, and 418,000 receiving inpatient services.
This issue of The Dialogue from SAMHSA's Disaster Technical Assistance Center (DTAC) provides a look inside responses to Ebola, in Liberia and in the United States.
December 22, 2015
Join this webinar to hear from two professionals with significant experience leading integrated primary and behavioral health care teams.
Bath salts and spice might look like harmless consumer products, but they have become a dangerous drug of choice—particularly among younger people.