Tailoring crisis response and pre-arrest diversion models for rural communities

Date: 2019
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Fact Sheet/Issue Brief
Author:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

This brief features a few current strategies and technologies that rural communities can adopt to increase opportunities for crisis response and pre-arrest diversion of individuals with mental and substance use disorders from the local criminal justice system.

Settings:  Behavioral Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Rural Areas
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders, Depression/Bipolar, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Substance Abuse
Planning and Implementing:  Partnerships and Coalitions, Promoting Mental Health
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Effective Care/Treatment, Treatment, Respond to Crisis