A Step-by-Step Guide Download only This guide helps local systems use data to implement Crisis Intervention Team programs that can improve the safety and effectiveness of law enforcement response to people experiencing behavioral health crises. It provides information about building necessary partnerships, documenting program activities, identifying key metrics, establishing data collection processes, analyzing and reporting data, using data to improve programs, and expanding capacity to collect and use data. The guide is a companion to Practice Guidelines: Core Elements in Responding to Mental Health Crises. Publication ID SMA18-5065 Publication Date September 2018 Format Guidelines or Manual More like this Criminal Justice Download Using Data to Inform Practice: A Step-by Step Guide PDF 1.75 MB Related Resources Core Elements for Responding to Mental Health Crises Find Related Information Audience Law Enforcement Professional Care Providers Program Planners, Administrators, & Project Managers Population Group People in the Criminal Justice System People in the Juvenile Justice System People on Probation or Parole People with Mental Health Problems as Population Group Series Criminal Justice You May Also Be Interested In MedTEAM (Medication Treatment, Evaluation, and Management) Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) KIT This kit equips treatment teams at mental health agencies with guidance on incorporating the latest scientific evidence with patient input to help them make decisions about medication management. It includes seven booklets that cover the process of starting through program evaluation. Implementing Tobacco Cessation Programs in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Settings This quick guide contains an overview of the challenges associated with tobacco cessation and the benefits of being tobacco-free for individuals as well as those of a smoke-free workplace. It also includes tips that substance use disorder treatment settings can use to implement their own tobacco cessation programs. Growing Older: Providing Integrated Care for An Aging Population This report for clinicians explains approaches to providing integrated care to older adults living with substance use disorder and mental illness. It highlights the importance of assessing patients for cognitive deficits and adapting behavioral interventions to help improve treatment outcomes. 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. TIP 46: Substance Abuse: Administrative Issues in Outpatient Treatment This manual provides guidelines for administrators on addressing issues in outpatient treatment for alcohol and substance misuse. It discusses cultural competence, management and strategic collaborations, human resources, financing, and performance and outcomes improvement. Addressing Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors in Substance Abuse Treatment: Quick Guide for Clinicians Based on TIP 50 This quick guide helps clinicians and other service providers address suicide and suicide prevention in patients living with substance use disorders. It covers risk factors and warning signs for suicide, core competencies, and information for administrators and clinical supervisors.