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National Center on Intensive Intervention. Behavior_Resources_National_0. Mental Health - Home Page. OK2TALK. Idaho Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health. ADHS Division of Behavioral Health Services. Due to technical difficulties, all Medical Marijuana online applications will be unavailable until 8AM, Tuesday, March 11th.

ADHS Division of Behavioral Health Services

We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience. Teachers, paraprofessionals, administrators and others who spend time in the classrooms and hallways of Arizona's schools play a key role in the behavioral health of children. The mix of daily contact, professional training and caring puts educators in position to the be the first to notice changes in a child's behavior that may signal problems stemming from abuse, alcohol use, drug use, depression and other mental health issues.

Educators are also sometimes partners in providing accessible behavioral health services designed to help children in achieving success in school. Online Trainings. Community Partnership of Southern Arizona. Transition to Independence Process (TIP) Model > Home. Transition Coalition - Interagency & Community Systems for Serving Youth with Disabilities. Interagency & Community Systems for Serving Youth with Disabilities This resource site provides an overview of the major federal services and funding streams serving youth with disabilities.

Transition Coalition - Interagency & Community Systems for Serving Youth with Disabilities

The lives of students with disabilities and their families are often touched by a multitude of services throughout their lifetime. As adolescents with disabilities make the transition from school to adult life, a new array of services and programs become available to support them. National Technical Assistance Center for Children's Mental Health. The National Technical Assistance Center for Children's Mental Health has been funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services, to support the work of the grant communities involved with the Emerging Adults Initiative (formally known as Healthy Transitions Initiative).

National Technical Assistance Center for Children's Mental Health

The Emerging Adults Initiative (EAI) is a cross-agency initiative aimed at addressing issues that youth and young adults encounter as they transition to adulthood. This initiative will create developmentally appropriate and effective youth guided local systems of care to improve outcomes in the areas of education, employment, housing, mental health and co-occurring disorders and decrease contacts with the juvenile and criminal justice systems. Seven states have been awarded five-year cooperative agreements that began in fiscal year 2009. RENEW project.

RENEW Model. RightsonCampusTipSheet5. 1_multipart_xF8FF_2_Mental_Health_Websites. Mental Health. Mental Health Lets-Talk-Facts-Sexual-Orientation. What Is Mental Illness - What Are The Signs. Mental Health-Asian-American-and-Pacific-Islanders. Hispanic-Latino. The Hispanic/ Latino community is made up of people from many different nationalities and races, and educational and socioeconomic levels.


The common threads for most are the Spanish language and cultural values. Latino Mental Health Video: English View the Video in Spanish Cultural Issues Many Hispanics/ Latinos rely on their extended family, community, traditional healers, and/ or churches for help during a health crisis. As a result, thousands of Hispanics/Latinos with mental illness often go without professional mental health treatment. At-Risk Groups Studies have shown that older Hispanic adults and youth are especially vulnerable to the stresses of immigration and acculturation.

Access to Care Lack of access to mental health services continues to be the most serious problem in the Hispanic/ Latino community. Mental Health HispanicLatino-Community. Women's Mental Health. Women's Mental Health Mental illnesses can affect women at any time regardless of age, race or income.

Women's Mental Health

Women may experience mental illnesses differently than men - some disorders are more common in women, and can express themselves with different symptoms. Research shows that nearly twice as many women as men are affected by a depressive or anxiety disorder. Common mental illnesses affecting women are depression, eating disorders, anxiety disorders, postpartum, and bipolar disorder. More than two-thirds of American women interviewed for an American Psychiatric Association survey say that the nation’s sagging economy has negatively affected their lives and the lives of their loved ones.

Watch Real Stories. Short video messages from women telling their stories. Joanne's message about bipolar disorder and a partnership of care Cynthia's message about depression and hope. NAMI: National Alliance on Mental Illness - Mental Health Support, Education and Advocacy. Mentalillness_factsheet. Bipolardisorderbrochure-lores. Bipolardisorder_factsheet. NAMI Youth Mental Health Screenings.

Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation. SAMHSA Beta. Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Creating communities where individuals, families, schools, faith-based organizations, and workplaces take action to promote emotional health and reduce the likelihood of mental illness, substance abuse including tobacco, and suicide.

Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

This Initiative will include a focus on the Nation’s high-risk youth, youth in Tribal communities, and military families Leading Change: A Plan for SAMHSA's Roles and Actions 2011 – 2014. Mental Health, Depression, Anxiety, Wellness, Family & Relationship Issues, Sexual Disorders & ADHD Medications.