Tools from the CAPT: Increasing cultural competence to reduce behavioral health disparities

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


Type:  Toolkit
Author:  Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT), Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).
Publisher:  Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

These tools are for use by practitioners working across behavioral health sectors. They are intended to serve as a starting point for forging new partnerships, raising awareness, and developing and delivering the interventions needed to eliminate behavioral health disparities in our communities.

Populations:  Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years, Youth, Racial and Ethnic Groups
Settings:  Schools, Health Care, Behavioral Health Care, Communities
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders
Planning and Implementing:  Cultural Competence, Partnerships and Coalitions, Strategic Planning
Strategies:  Identify and Assist, Effective Care/Treatment