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Mental Health

Mental health services are psychological and psychiatric treatment and counseling services for individuals with a diagnosed mental illness. They are conducted in a group or individual setting, and provided by a mental health professional licensed or authorized within the State to render such services. Such professionals typically include psychiatrists, psychologists, and licensed clinical social workers.

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Guidelines and Manuals

  • AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC)
    September 2018

    This is an online training platform providing U.S. health care staff with the following information:

    • Evidence-based core competency training on HIV prevention
    • Screening, Diagnosis, and Care
    • Delivery of services to key populations

Webinars and Training

Tools and Job Aids

Reports and Best Practices

Websites

  • National Council for Behavioral Health
    January 2020

    Resources on integrating primary care with behavioral health services to better address mental health and substance use needs.

  • U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
    February 2018

    This is a Consumer-friendly website with tools to help with the basics of:

    • Mental Health
    • The signs of Mental Illness
    • How to talk about mental health
    • How to get help

     The site also includes tools for providers and a treatment locator.

  • AETC National Coordinating Resource Center (NCRC)
    January 2018

    HIV clinical training resources (e.g., curricula, slides, fact sheets categorized by clinical topic, populations and training methods) and collaborative support for the AETC Program.

  • SAMHSA
    October 2016

    U.S. federal agency that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

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