ERIC Number: ED501549
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Reference Count: 0
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. March/April 2008
Goodman, Deborah, Ed.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, v16 n2 Mar-Apr 2008
"SAMHSA News" is the national newsletter of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Published six times a year (bimonthly) by SAMHSA's Office of Communications, SAMHSA News contains information about the latest substance abuse and mental health treatment and prevention practices, recent statistics on mental health and addictive disorders, related Federal policies, and available resources. Articles in this issue include: (1) Screening Works: Update from the Field (Rebecca A. Clay); (2) Administrator's Message: Behavioral Health Screening and Primary Care (Terry L. Cline); (3) Screening in Action: For SBIRT Grantees Across the Nation, Flexibility Helps (Rebecca A. Clay); (4) President's Budget Focuses on Priority Initiatives; (5) Teens and Drug Use: Stimulant Use and Delinquent Behavior; (6) Statistics on Inhalants Show Young Teens at Risk; (7) State by State: Substance Use, Mental Health Statistics; (8) New Data on Treatment Admissions: Alcohol Abuse Highest, but Methamphetamine, Marijuana, Prescription Painkillers on the Rise; (9) Study Helps Dispel Substance Use Myth: Rural Communities at Risk (Erin Bryant); and (10) Making Workplaces Drug-Free.
Descriptors: Health Services, Mental Health Programs, Mental Health, Rural Areas, Statistics, Substance Abuse, Screening Tests, Behavior Problems, Grants, Budgets, Adolescents, Drug Abuse, Stimulants, Delinquency, At Risk Persons, Inhalants, Incidence, Alcohol Abuse, Marijuana, Misconceptions, Occupational Safety and Health, Work Environment
SAMHSA's National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information (NCADI). P.O. Box 2345, Rockville, MD 20847-2345. Tel: 800-729- 6686; Tel: 301-468-2600; Web site: http://ncadi.samhsa.gov
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serial; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (DHHS/PHS), Office of Communications