For Clinical Services
General Resources


The first section of this page provides behavioral health resources specific to clinical services. The second section contains general behavioral health tools applicable to all levels of service, grouped into categories for convenience. Each category contains "Tools" - documents available for download in PDF form, as well as "Links" to related material on the internet. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the pdf files, which can be downloaded for free here. All links will open in a new window.

For organizational development resources specific to the other levels of service, visit informational behavioral health tools and supportive behavioral health tools, or click on the appropriate service navigation tabs at the top of the page.


Clinical Service Specific Resources:

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Workbook
ACT Information for Consumers
ACT Information for Families and Other Supporters
Assessing Gambling Problems
Best Practices Training Grid for People with Serious Mental Illness
Disaster Mental Health Best Practice Recommendations
Dual Disorders Treatment Workbook for Mental Health Clinicians
Illness Management and Recovery Information for Consumers
Spanish Version
Illness Management and Recovery Information for Families and Other Supporters
Spanish Version
Medication Management Approaches in Psychiatry Workbook
Medication Management Information for Consumers
Spanish Version
Medication Management Information for Families and Other Supporters
Spanish Version
NAMI Information about Assertive Community Treatment
NAMI Guide to Advocacy for Programs of Assertive Community Treatment
NAMI Research Institute Task Force on Serious Mental Illness Research
Responding to the Needs of People with Serious and Persisitent Mental Illness in Times of Major Disaster
Suicide Prevention in Healthcare Settings
Power Point Version
Supervision of Responders During Disaster Response
What is Community Mental Health?
Wraparound

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General Behavioral Health Tools
Addictions Disaster Behavioral Health Mental Health
Substance Abuse Suicide Miscellaneous

General Behavioral Health tools are organized into the categories listed above. Each category contains "Tools" - documents available for download in PDF form, as well as "Links" to related material on the internet. You will need the Adobe Acrobat Reader to open the pdf files, which can be downloaded for free here. All links will open in a new window.


Addictions
Tools
Characteristics of Addiction
Biological Bases of Addiction
Power Point Version
Assessing Gambling Problems
Links
Nebraska Health and Human Services - Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Addition Services

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Disaster Behavioral Health
Tools
Disaster Mental Health Best Practice Recommendations
Responding to the Needs of the Mentally Ill in Times of Major Disaster
Supervision of Responders During Disaster Situations
Nebraska Psychological First Aid Training Program
Psychological First Aid Presenter Manual
Psychological First Aid Participant Guide
Links
Provention Consortium: Conducting Disaster-Related Assessments
SAMHSA - Disaster Technical Assistance Center
New South Whales Disaster Mental Health Handbook for Professionals
Rural Disaster and Trauma
Church World Service Disaster Information for Faith Communities
USDA tips for Agri-business
Fact Sheets on Agri-terrorism and Extension
Additional Links to Information on Crop Terrorism

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Mental Health
Tools
What is Community Mental Health?
Best Practices Training Grid
Introduction and Themes - Surgeon General's Report on Mental Health
Adults and Mental Health (Chapter 4 - Surgeon General's Report)
Fundamentals of Mental Health and Mental Illness (Chapter 2 - Surgeon General's Report)
Older Adults and Mental Health (Chapter 5 - Surgeon General's Report)
Children and Mental Health (Chapter 3 - Surgeon General's Report)
Assertive Community Treatment Information for Families and other Supporters (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
Assertive Community Treatment Information for Consumers (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
Integrated Treatment of co-occurring disorders information for Consumers (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
Integrated Treatment of co-occurring disorder information for Families (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
Illness management and recovery for Consumers (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
  • Spanish Version
  • Illness management and recovery for Families and other Supporters (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
  • Spanish Version
  • Medication management information for Consumers (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
  • Spanish Version
  • Medication management information for Families and other Supporters (SAMHSA Draft 2003)
  • Spanish Version
  • NAMI Information about Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
    NAMI Guide to Advocacy for Programs of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
    NAMI Research Task Force Report - 2004
    Co-Occuring Disorders Workbook
    Wraparound
    Links
    The President's New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
    National Alliance for the Mentally Ill (NAMI)
    National Gains Center
    American Psychological Association (APA)
    SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) Free Kit
    The Geriatric Mental Health Foundation
    On-line Depression Screening Test
    Anxiety Disorders Association of America

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    Substance Abuse
    Tools
    Substance Abuse Definitions
    Children and Mental Health (Chapter 3 - Surgeon General's Report)
    Substance Abuse Curriculum
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Overview
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Concepts in Substance Abuse
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Biological Bases of Addiction
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Psychology of Addiction
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Drugs of Abuse
    Power Point Version
    Introduction to Substance Abuse - Treatment Options
    Power Point Version

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    Suicide
    Tools
    Suicide Prevention - Risk Factors, Warning Signs, How to Intervene
    Suicide Prevention Community Assessment Tool
    Nebraska Suicide Prevention Training Curriculum:
    Facilitator's Guide - Core Curriculum
    Checklist for Presenters
    Core Curriculum
    Power Point Version
    Spanish Version
    Suicide Prevention Training: Healthcare Module
    Power Point Version
    Suicide Prevention Training: Educators Module
    Suicide is a Public Health Problem
    Suicide - Sad Person's Scale
    Links
    Nebraska's State Suicide Plan
    National Strategy for Suicide Prevention
    Suicide Prevention Network
    Suicide Prevention Resource Center
    American Foundation for Suicide Prevention
    American Association of Suicidology

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    Miscellaneous
    Tools
    Community-Based Psychological Support Training Program:
    Module 1 - Psychological Support
    Module 2 - Stress and Coping
    Module 3 - Supportive Communication
    Module 4 - Promoting Community Self-Help
    Module 5 - Populations with Special Needs
    Module 6 - Helping the Helpers
    Module 7 - De-escalation
    Telemental Health
    Types of Program Evaluation
    Links
    Geriatric Medicine
    National Institute on Aging
    Home Study Course for Early Childhood Professionals
    Cooperative Extension System's Children, Youth, and Family Website
    Nebraska Cooperative Extension Publications about Families

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