Resources


Center for Applied Sciences (CENAPS)

Get quality information about addiction, recovery, and relapse prevention. Easy to understand and use. Make great handouts. Get info for school papers.

CHADD — The National Resource on ADHD

Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD) was founded in 1987 in response to the frustration and sense of isolation experienced by parents and their...

Conference Materials

2013 • Rx Generation

Children and Psychotropic Drugs: How Good is the Evidence?

Research on psychotropic medications is essential for prescribers to use drugs properly and safely — and for regulatory authorities to approve these drugs for public...

Conference Materials

2013 • Rx Generation

Children and Psychotropic Drugs: How Good is the Evidence?

Research on psychotropic medications is essential for prescribers to use drugs properly and safely — and for regulatory authorities to approve these drugs for public...

Conference Materials

2011 • Complexities of Trauma

Children, Trauma, and the Impact of Substance Abuse

From the C2 breakout session led by Don Burke, MS Ed, and Amy Stevenson, MS Ed.

Chronic Pain and Controlled Medication Playbook | Maine Quality Counts

For practices providing chronic pain management and/or for those interested in developing a policy and protocol for the prescribing of controlled medications, the Playbook below...

Clinical Research Trials and You: Questions and Answers | NIMH


Conference Materials

2015 • Annual Membership Meeting

CMS Letter: New Service Delivery Opportunities for Individuals with a Substance Use Disorder


Co-Occurring Disorder Sustainability Statements

Community Counseling Center — Sustainability Statement Crossroads for Women — Sustainability Statement Day One — Sustainability Plan Counseling Services, Inc. — Sustainability Plan

Co-Occurring Disorders | SAMHSA

SAMHSA’s page on co-occurring disorders.

Co-Occurring Mental Health and Substance Use Trainer’s Manual

The trainer’s manual is a basic curriculum on co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. The course covers twelve core competency content areas, each divided...

Conference Materials

2012 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

College Mental Health/USM Cares Suicide Prevention Program: Understanding, Responding, Connecting

This workshop will review the current status of college mental health and discuss the USM Cares Suicide Prevention program at the University of Southern Maine....

Conference Materials

2014 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale — C-SSRS Admission Risk Assessment

The Psychometric Properties of the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) are used extensively across primary care, clinical practice, surveillance, research, and institutional settings. The C-SSRS...

Conference Materials

2014 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale — C-SSRS Discharge Assessment

The Psychometric Properties of the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) are used extensively across primary care, clinical practice, surveillance, research, and institutional settings. The C-SSRS...

Conference Materials

2014 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale — Screen Version

The Psychometric Properties of the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) are used extensively across primary care, clinical practice, surveillance, research, and institutional settings. The C-SSRS...

Conference Materials

2016 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Coming Out and Substance Abuse

For over four decades, and in spite of reports of elevated risk of suicidal behavior for LGBT individuals, little attention has been given to this...

Conference Materials

2012 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Community Connections: Suicide Prevention in Rural Primary Care

This breakout session will provide an overview of the WICHE Suicide Prevention in Rural Primary Care Toolkit and how elements of this toolkit have been...

Conference Materials

2013 • Beyond the Basics in Suicide Prevention

Community Crisis Intervention — Evaluating and Maintaining Safety — Accessing Crisis Supports

Maine provides direct access to crisis intervention for anyone requesting those services via a statewide network of crisis intervention teams. In this panel discussion, the...

Conference Materials

2015 • Annual Membership Meeting

Community Health Status Indicators (CHSI 2015)


Conference Materials

2015 • Annual Membership Meeting

Complex Needs, Tough Cases: Essential Elements for Responding to People with Mental Illnesses at the Pretrial Stage