Download only 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. Publication ID PEP19-SIM-BROCHURE Publication Date September 2019 Last Reviewed June 2019 Format Brochure Download SIM Trifold Brochure PDF 416.53 KB Related Resources Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT): A Service Delivery Model for Ind… Tailoring Crisis Response and Pre-arrest Diversion Models for Rural Communities Screening and Assessment of Co-Occurring Disorders in the Justice System MAT Inside Correctional Facilities: Addressing Medication Diversion Data Collection Across the Sequential Intercept Model (SIM): Essential Measures Find Related Information Audience Community Coalitions Legal Community Prevention Professionals Professional Care Providers Public Health Professionals Population Group People in the Criminal Justice System People with Mental Health Problems as Population Group People with Substance Use or Abuse Problems as Population Group Series Criminal Justice You May Also Be Interested In 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. Guidance to States and School Systems on Addressing Mental Health and Substance Use Issues in Schools 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. Parity of Mental Health and Substance Use Benefits with Other Benefits: Using Your Employer-Sponsored Health Plan to Cover Services This resource describes the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 for people with employer-sponsored health plans who need treatment for mental and/or substance use disorders. It discusses how to file a claim, the denial of a claim and the appeals process. TIP 48: Managing Depressive Symptoms in Substance Abuse Clients During Early Recovery This guide helps substance use counselors treat clients with symptoms of depression and substance use conditions. Program administrators will learn how to integrate depression treatment into early drug treatment. The guidelines cover screening, assessment, treatment, counseling, cultural competence, and continuing care. Access the literature review. Screening and Assessment of Co-Occurring Disorders in the Justice System This report provides evidence-based practices for screening and assessment of adults in the justice system with mental illness, substance use disorders, or both. It discusses the importance of instrument selection for screening and assessment and provides detailed descriptions of recommended instruments. 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.