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Mental Health
 
Please find additional resources in SAHM’s Mental Health Clinical Care Resource Guide
 
Report: Comorbidity: Addiction and Other Mental Illnesses
National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2010
Although a variety of diseases commonly co-occur with drug abuse and addiction (e.g., HIV, hepatitis C, cancer, cardiovascular disease), this report focuses only on the comorbidity of drug use disorders and other mental illnesses and provides information on the state of the science in this area.

Video: Aligning Substance Abuse Prevention with Mental Health and Primary Care
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2012
This video provides strategies for how prevention professionals can work with mental health and primary care providers and raise awareness of why prevention matters.
 
Video: Adverse Childhood Experiences: Risk Factors for Substance Abuse and Mental Health
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2012
This video provides information on the importance of coordinating services to transform systems of care, particularly those that address adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) and their consequences.

Data Review: Substance Use and Mental Health Estimates from the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health: Overview of Findings
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014
Data from NSDUH provide information on illicit drug use, alcohol use, substance use disorder (SUD), substance use treatment, reasons for not receiving substance use treatment, mental health issues, and co-occurring SUD and mental health issues.
 
Data Review: Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior among Adults: Results from the 2014 National Survey on Drug Use and Health
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
SAMHSA uses information on suicidal thoughts and behavior among adults from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) in efforts to prevent suicides and to provide services to people who are at risk.
 
Resource Center: Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
SAMHSA’s website promotes and implements prevention and early intervention strategies to reduce the impact of mental and substance use disorders in America’s communities. Also included, is SAMHSA’s prevention and early intervention efforts to promote informed decision making among professionals and healthy behaviors among consumers.
 
Resource Center: The SAMHSA Co-Occurring Center for Excellence
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2015
SAMHSA’s Co-Occurring Center for Excellence (COCE) fosters the infusion and adoption of evidence- and consensus-based treatment and program innovation into clinical and organizational practice for the mental and substance use conditions that often co-occur.
 
 
Sexual and Reproductive Health
 
Please find additional resources in SAHM’s Sexual and Reproductive Health Clinical Care Guidelines
 
Report: HIV/AIDS Risk and Protective Behaviors among American Young Adults
Monitoring the Future, 2012
Monitoring the Future is a long-term study of American adolescents, college students, and adults through age 50. The present monograph focuses on a broad range of behaviors, including certain forms of substance abuse, related to the spread of HIV.
 
Hepatitis
 
Book: Take Action Against Hepatitis C: For People in Recovery From Mental Illness or Addiction
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 2014
Presenting basic information about hepatitis C for people with mental illness or substance use disorders, this book uses plain language and a simple cartoon style to explain what hepatitis C is, how to avoid it, what's involved with screening, and treatment options.
 
 



The goal of the AHRQ-funded project, Youth Providers 2.0 (YP2.0), is to improve the use of evidence-based practices among health care providers caring for adolescents and young adults. To accomplish this goal, SAHM will engage in a number of activities using new media to improve the dissemination of patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR) to health professionals.
 

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