Download only This manual offers guidance and tools for identifying mental illness or substance use issues early in children and adolescents in various setting, such as in schools, the juvenile justice and child welfare system, and when receiving primary care. Publication ID SMA12-4700 Publication Date April 2012 Format Guidelines or Manual Download Identifying MH & Substance Use in Children PDF 2.88 MB Find Related Information Audience Child Care Providers Family & Advocates Law Enforcement Non-Profits & Faith-Based Organizations Professional Care Providers Population Group Adolescents as Population Group At-Risk Children as Population Group People in the Juvenile Justice System Young Adults as Population Group You May Also Be Interested In 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. Intensive Care Coordination for Children and Youth with Complex Mental and Substance Use Disorders: STATE AND COMMUNITY PROFILES This document provides state by state information on implementation of intensive care coordination using a wraparound approach for children and youth with complex mental and substance use disorders. Guidance on Strategies to Promote Best Practice in Antipsychotic Prescribing for Children and Adolescents This Guidance document gives a “bird’s eye view” of strategies to support best practice prescribing of antipsychotics for youth and summarizes the available evidence and principles to support these strategies. Substance Misuse Prevention for Young Adults This guide supports health care providers, systems, and communities seeking to prevent substance misuse among young adults. It describes relevant research findings, examines emerging and best practices, identifies knowledge gaps and implementation challenges, and offers useful resources. Behavioral Health Barometer, Volume 5 The National report presents indicators as measured through the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health and the National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services. State reports provide a snapshot of substance use and mental health in the United States. People Recover This comic book tells the story of people living with co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorders. It presents a hopeful message recovery, and provides resources for more information.