This manual offers best practices to states, tribes, and local communities on collaborative treatment approaches for pregnant women living with opioid use disorders, and the risks and benefits associated with medication-assisted treatment MAT. This report provides background and practical information promoting the use of psychiatric advance directives as a tool for self-directed care in psychiatric treatment, progress toward parity in mental health, and supporting crisis planning and the rights of persons who live with mental illness.
This issue presents an article by Drs. Manoranjan D'Souza and Athina Markou reviewing what researchers have discovered about how nicotine affects brain function and the prospects for medications to treat nicotine addiction.
Little research has been done regarding depression and suicide in transgender individuals. Repeat attempters may use this behavior as a coping mechanism for stress and tend to exhibit more chronic symptomatology, worse coping histories, and higher rates of suicidal and substance abuse behaviors in their family histories . Have things ever reached the point that you've thought of harming yourself? Counseling on access to lethal means CALM : An evaluation of a suicide prevention means restriction training program for mental health providers. In particular, lithium is effective in preventing suicidal behavior in patients with bipolar disorder. If the remarks are commands, determine if they are for harmless versus harmful acts; ask for examples.
The purpose of this training is to provide educators, friends, and family members with basic knowledge about violence in youth; understand protective and risk factors associated with violent behaviors in youth; provide basic knowledge about the connection of mental illnesses and violence; provide information about mental illness in youth; and provide opportunities and strategies that teachers, family members, and friends can use to manage situations of concern.
Vol 1 represents the first of two parts covering best practice standards for a variety of topics. Vol 2 represents the second of two parts covering best practice standards for a variety of topics. This guide highlights the use of medication-assisted treatment MAT for opioid use disorder in drug courts. This advisory summarizes data on the use of sublingual and transmucosal buprenorphine as part of medication-assisted treatment MAT for opioid use disorder. This toolkit for schools assists schools in implementing a coordinated response to the suicide death of a student.
This is a summary of a systematic review evaluating the evidence regarding the efficacy, comparative effectiveness, and adverse effects of medications in adults with Alcohol Use Disorder. This report provides current, comprehensive data on the use of restricted housing, and also documents efforts across the country to reduce the number of people in restricted housing and to reform the conditions in which isolated prisoners are held in order to improve safety for prisoners, staff, and communities at large.
With this Guide, the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism introduces a simple, quick, empirically derived tool for identifying youth at risk for alcohol-related problems. Systematic evidence review examining comparative effectiveness and harms of psychotherapy and medications for childhood anxiety disorders panic disorder, social anxiety disorder, specific phobias, generalized anxiety disorder, and separation anxiety.
Items per page 15 25 Topic Area: Opioid-Specific Resources. Populations: Adults, Children and Youth, Women. Substances: Opioids. Populations: Adults, Children and Youth.
Target Audience:. Topic Area: Substance Use Prevention. Health Sciences. Physician Assistant. Consumer Health. The Professional Nurse. Author: Dana Alonzo Ph. Gearing Ph. Suicide is an event that cannot be ignored, minimized, or left untreated. However, all too often mental health professionals and health care practitioners are unprepared to treat suicidal clients. This text offers the latest guidance to frontline professionals who will likely encounter such clients throughout their careers, and to educators teaching future clinicians.
The book discusses how to react when clients reveal suicidal thoughts; the components of comprehensive suicide assessments; evidence-based treatments such as crisis intervention, cognitive behavior therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and more; and ethical and legal issues that may arise. Case studies, exercises, quizzes, and other features make this a must-have reference for graduate level courses. She has many years of clinical experience working with individuals with suicidality in a variety of settings.
Alonzo's research focuses on examining risk and protective factors related to suicidal ideation and behavior and developing interventions aimed at facilitating the treatment engagement and adherence of individuals at risk for suicide.
Robin E. His research is driven by an interest in informing and improving engagement and adherence to empirically-supported psychosocial and medication treatment, and developing evidence-based interventions. Springer Publishing Company Proudly serving the health care and helping professions. Welcome to Springer Publishing! Shopping Cart 0. Close Recently added item s You have no items in your shopping cart.
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