Download the National Coalition on Mental Health and Aging’s list of member resources for websites, publications, and presentations that focus on topics including advocacy, caregiving, elder abuse, and more.
In recognition of Suicide Prevention Awareness Month, this webinar will feature expert speakers highlighting risk factors for suicide among older adults and successful strategies for preventing suicide. Additionally, learn more about a recently developed toolkit for senior centers on suicide prevention.
Use this tool to see if your organization is ready to implement Healthy IDEAS, a behavioral health program for older adults.
Explore current concerns regarding securing sustainable financing to continue the new services focused on prevention of suicide and prescription drug misuse and abuse among older adults.
Listen to community service leaders present their experience developing and maintaining partnerships in SAMHSA grants to “Enhance Older Adult Behavioral Services.”
Learn about Screening and Brief Interventions (SBI), an evidence-based program to prevent and intervene early for alcohol and medication misuse for older adults at risk.
Get an overview on depression, anxiety, and suicide prevention and background on state and local actions to implement evidence-based programs to address these issues.
Get an overview of current trends in older adult behavioral health (specifically anxiety, depression, and suicide prevention).
This webinar will highlight the problem of substance abuse and misuse among older adults, underscoring key data and trends around this issue.
This webinar emphasizes key resources for aging services providers that are looking to better integrate with providers of behavioral health services.