The National Council for Mental Wellbeing created this graphic essay to increase understandingof the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) and Public Health Workforce Interests and Needs Survey (PH WINS) conclusion that “implementing prevention and control practicesthat eliminate, reduce and manage factors that cause or contribute to…
SAMHSA, in co-sponsorship with NASMHPD, convened with national partners across critical working sectors involved with 988 to help advance 988 planning efforts at the state and local levels. These national-level meetings brought together states, territories, and tribes; crisis contact centers; public safety answering points; and behavioral health providers to exchange…
To test the efficacy of the Change Package, the National Council for Mental Wellbeing, in partnership with Iteration Evaluation, conducted a 16-month pilot program with seven Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) across the country.
The Trauma-informed, Resilience-oriented Care (TIROC) Training and Consulting Practice area has helped organizations in primary care, behavioral health, schools, community services, managed care and government settings achieve the quadruple aim of enhancing the patient experience.
Whole Health Action Management (WHAM) is a peer-centered program developed by the National Council’s SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions to promote whole health self-management for those living with chronic physical and behavioral health challenges.
In 2015, the National Council launched the eight-month Early Onset Schizophrenia Community of Practice (CoP) which focused on making information about the clinical, workforce, training and financing elements necessary for successful adoption of early intervention models of care for the treatment of psychosis. Below are links to each of the PowerPoint presentation…
This document is meant as a guide to the mental health and substance use disorder provisions included in the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. At the top, we provide high level bullets designed to give you a brief overview.
Dear President Biden:Thank you for your administration’s tireless efforts to save lives during the deadly COVID-19 pandemic. While the undersigned organizations sincerely appreciate and understand that focus, we are very concerned that a nominee for director of the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) remains unnamed.