|Title||Description||Developed By||Year Added|
|Resources Related to Working with an Evaluator||
These resources address topics ranging from when and how to use external evaluators, to an evaluators contract checklist.
|Risk and Protective Factors Associated with Youth Marijuana Use||
This tool provides a summary of research findings on factors associated with marijuana use among youth. These factors have been organized according to the socio-ecological model, a multi-level framework that allows us to consider the different contexts in which shared risk and protective factors exist.
|Risk and Protective Factors for Substance Abuse and/or Mental Health Problems Among Alaska Native and Native American Populations||
This document provides an inventory of current studies, organized at the individual, relationship, community and societal levels, that describe risk and protective factors for substance abuse and/or mental health problems among Alaska Native and Native American populations. This inventory was originally developed for the State of Alaska.
|Risk and Protective Factors Shared by Substance Abuse and Mental Health: Preliminary Findings||
This document presents examples of ‘common’ or ‘shared’ risk and protective factors that impact both substance abuse and mental health outcomes.
|SAMHSA Releases New Strategic Plan||
Leading Change 2.0: Advancing the Behavioral Health of the Nation 2015–2018 outlines how SAMHSA will continue to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders, expand prevention efforts, promote emotional health and wellness, increase access to effective treatment, and support recovery.
|SAMHSA's "I Choose" Project||
As part of the 2013 National Prevention Week, SAMHSA launched its "I Choose" Project to gather personal messages from people of all ages about why substance abuse prevention or mental health is important.
|SAMHSA's Report to Congress on the Prevention and Reduction of Underage Drinking 2012||
This document from SAMHSA reports on the prevalence and nature of underage drinking and the national efforts and best practices to address the problem.
|Sample Epidemiological Profile Outline||
This document provides a sample outline that State Epidemiological Workgroups can use to develop their epidemiological profiles.
|Selecting an Appropriate Evaluation Design||
This document describes different types of evaluation designs and factors to consider when choosing one design over another.
|Selecting Policy Strategies: Ensuring Fit||
This resource is designed to help select the approach (or approaches) that is most likely to be effective for a particular community by consulting available data, considering the potential consequences, assessing capacity, and testing the waters.