A snapshot of behavioral health issues for Asian American/Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander boys and men: Jumpstarting an overdue conversation

Date: 2016
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)


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 highlights issues specific to Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) males and provides clinicians with data on the prevalence of depression, suicide, and substance use disorder within the population.

Populations:  Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders
Settings:  Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Outpatient Mental Health, Substance Abuse Treatment, Inpatient Mental Health
About Suicide:  Data and Statistics, Behavioral Health Disorders, Depression/Bipolar, Substance Abuse, Suicidal Thoughts and Behavior, Attempts, Risk and Protective Factors
Planning and Implementing:  Stigma, Prejudice, and Discrimination