Kokua life is a suicide prevention app that provides users with Hawaii resources and tools related to suicide prevention. It is designed for use by both healthcare or other professionals and the general public. The app is split into sections so you can look for information on finding help for yourself or others and includes a resource directory for mental health and social service providers on each island.
In 2018, the Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) and the Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education Mental Health (WICHE MHP) Program updated and released a FREE web-based toolkit that contains information and tools to implement state of the art suicide prevention practices in primary care practices.
June 11, 2018
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health and Services Administration has revised the 2016 Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit to help prevent overdose deaths related to opioid users.
This FREE toolkit offers strategies to health care providers, communities, and local governments for developing practices and policies to help prevent opioid-related overdoses and deaths. Access reports for community members, prescribers, patients and families, and those recovering from opioid overdose. Learn…
Read more… Opioid Overdose Prevention Toolkit
“The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has launched an Evidence-Based Practices Resource Center (Resource Center) that aims to provide communities, clinicians, policy-makers and others in the field with the information and tools they need to incorporate evidence-based practices into their communities or clinical settings.
The Resource Center website contains a collection of science-based resources, including treatment improvement protocols, toolkits, resource guides, and clinical practice…
Read more… Evidence-Based Practices Resource Center