Download only This Joint SAMHSA-CMS informational Bulletin provides guidance to states and school systems about addressing mental health and substance use issues in schools. It provides examples of approaches for services in schools and describes some Medicaid authorities that states may use to cover services. Publication ID PEP19-SCHOOL-GUIDE Publication Date July 2019 Last Reviewed June 2019 Format Guidelines or Manual Download Guidance to States and School Systems PDF 266.99 KB Find Related Information Audience Educators Family & Advocates Parents & Caregivers Program Planners, Administrators, & Project Managers Public Health Professionals Population Group Adolescents as Population Group Children as Population Group Young Adults as Population Group You May Also Be Interested In Sequential Intercept Model Trifold Brochure This brochure provides an overview of the Sequential Intercept Model (SIM). The SIM is a strategic planning tool that helps communities better understand the gaps and resources they have in helping those with mental illness or substance use disorders who are in the criminal justice system. Data Collection Across the Sequential Intercept Model (SIM): Essential Measures This manual provides a starting place for jurisdictions looking to use data to better understand and improve the outcomes of people with mental and/or substance use disorders who come into contact with the criminal justice system. Key Substance Use and Mental Health Indicators in the United States: Results from the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health Summarizes key findings from the 2015 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) for indicators of substance use and mental health among people aged 12 years old or older in the civilian, non-institutionalized population of the United States. Behavioral Health Equity Barometer, 2014 This report provides a snapshot of key aspects of behavioral health, serious mental illness, suicidal thoughts, and mental illness, substance use disorders, or both. The information is based on selected determinants of health, including race and ethnicity, income level, geography, and health insurance status. TIP 38: Integrating Substance Abuse Treatment and Vocational Services This manual offers practice guidelines and recommendations for integrating employment services into substance use disorder treatment. It also provides information about funding, policy, and legal issues. TIP 50: Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment This video offers guidance to substance use disorder treatment counselors working with people experiencing suicidal behaviors. It covers risk factors, warning signs, and follow-up care. Case scenarios demonstrate counseling techniques and a four-step process for addressing suicide. This resource was developed with Department of Veterans Affairs with support from SAMHSA.