General Mental Health
“Community Integration Tools: Cultural Competence in Mental Health” The UPenn Collaborative on Community Integration is a Rehabilitation Research & Training Center Promoting Community Integration of Individuals with Psychiatric Disabilities, funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research. For more information, please visit us at: www.upennrrtc.org
Trauma and Loss
“Developing Cultural Competence in Disaster Mental Health Programs”
US Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
A guide to help states and communities in planning, designing, and implementing culturally competent mental health services for survivors of disasters.
Violence and Mental Illnesses
“Violence and Mental Illnesses: Myths, Facts, and how Mental Health First Aid can help.” A webinar developed by Mental Health First Aid that shows how substance abuse impacts the levels of violence in and out of specific communities, and how MHFA can help.
“Understanding Mental Illness: Session Four: Understanding Substance Use Disorders” Developed by the National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare, a webinar dedicated to training people how to support those who are undergoing difficulties in their lives due to AOD use. More webinars are available at: http://www.mentalhealthfirstaid.org/cs/what_you_learn/webinars
Children’s Mental Health
“Making Children’s Mental Health Services Successful: Organizational Cultural Competence: A Review of Assessment Protocols”
Research and Training Center for Children’s Mental Health, Department of Child and Family Services. A review of assessment tools designed for use at the organizational level. Designed to identify and describe the organizational factors that lead to cultural competence in organizations.