The new parity law ends discrimination against consumers of mental health and substance abuse treatment services in many health insurance plans. Read more . . .
The Federal Government seeks public comment on the new rules, which go into effect in April 2010.
Secretary Kathleen Sebelius recently made a speech addressing the importance of parity.
Tufts University conducted focus groups with more than 50 students to ensure suicide prevention activities meet campus needs.
Avatars—can they help students and faculty to learn how to identify a person in crisis? Penn State Altoona uses technology to extend the reach of life-saving help.
Learn more about SAMHSA’s Campus Suicide Prevention Grant program.
Ready, Set, Listen! is a new computer game that offers an interactive way for families to discuss the real dangers of underage drinking.
Across the Nation, states and territories are creating videos that describe unique challenges and successes in underage drinking prevention.
New data sheds light on the characteristics of facilities providing alcohol and drug abuse treatment services.
A new publication highlights considerations for providers incorporating new technology into treatment.
Find out about adolescents who received treatment for heroin use.
Find out more about the interim final parity regulations and submit a comment to the U.S. Departments of Health and Human Services, Treasury, or Labor. Visit http://www.regulations.gov.
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Updated Web site includes new theme, Web banners, and a blog.
SAMHSA honors a courageous advocate for the fundamental rights and dignity of people with mental illnesses.
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