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Region VIII Behavioral Health Advisory: National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care

Publication Date: Feb 04, 2021

From the HHS, SAMHSA Region VIII (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY) office: 

Region VIII Behavioral Health ADVISORY: National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) - Region VIII Office that serves (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY) is please to share the attached Region VIII Behavioral Health ADVISORY: National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care which promotes a free, guidebook, Crisis Services: Meeting Needs, Saving Lives. This vital resource is composed of The National Guidelines for Crisis Care - A Best Practice Toolkit and related crisis services papers building on these National Guidelines. 

 

We recommend behavioral health authorities, agency administrators, crisis service providers, and state, tribal, and local leaders incorporate the National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care - A Best Practice Toolkit and related papers into the development, implementation, and modification of crisis services programs and systems across Region VIII (CO, MT, ND, SD, UT, WY). 

 

Sincerely, 

SAMHSA Region VIII Office Team (Denver, CO)

 

Charles H. Smith, PhD                            

Regional Administrator

charles.smith@samhsa.hhs.gov 

Traci Pole, MBA, MS                              

Assistant Regional Administrator

traci.pole@samhsa.hhs.gov

Amy Hudson, MA

Public Policy Fellow

amy.hudson@samhsa.hhs.gov

 

Advisory

 

Click here to view the Region VIII Behavioral Health ADVISORY


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