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National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Wallet Card: Assessing Suicide Risk: Initial Tips for Counselors
Published: June 2013This wallet card helps counselors identify people at risk for suicide. It presents information on what to do if someone is having suicidal thoughts, and lists warning signs of suicidal behavior. The card also gives the number to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. This item comes in packs of 50.
TIP 49: Incorporating Alcohol Pharmacotherapies Into Medical Practice
Published: May 2013This manual provides clinical practice guidelines for using medications in the medication-assisted treatment of alcohol use disorder. It offers guidance on prescribing acamprosate, disulfiram, oral naltrexone, and extended-release injectable naltrexone. The manual also discusses patient management. Access the literature review.
TIP 48: Managing Depressive Symptoms in Substance Abuse Clients During Early Recovery
Published: January 2013This 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.
A Guide to Substance Abuse Services for Primary Care Clinicians
Published: December 2012This manual guides clinicians through stages of primary care for alcohol and substance misuse in adult patients. It discusses warning signs of misuse, screening and follow-up, brief intervention, assessment, treatment models, and legal issues. It includes four screening tools.
National Strategy for Suicide Prevention 2012: Overview
National Strategy for Suicide Prevention 2012: How You Can Play a Role in Preventing Suicide
Behavioral Health Issues Among Afghanistan and Iraq U.S. War Veterans
The Facts about Buprenorphine for Treatment of Opioid Addiction (Chinese Version)
Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for High Schools
Published: June 2012This toolkit assists high schools and school districts in designing and implementing strategies to prevent suicide and promote behavioral health. The toolkit includes tools to implement a multifaceted suicide prevention program that responds to the needs and cultures of students. Access the high school kit promotional flyer.