Personalized Technical Assistance on Integration of Behavioral Health in Rural Communities

Funding Agency:
National Council for Behavioral Health, SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration



The SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions (CIHS) provides personalized technical assistance for rural healthcare providers working toward integrating behavioral health and primary care to enhance the healthcare experience for individuals living with behavioral and physical health conditions.

Primary and behavioral healthcare organizations get personalized support in the areas of:

Assessing organizational readiness for integrated care
Integrating screening for depression, anxiety, and substance use in primary care practice
Addressing burnout and compassion fatigue in the workforce
Building a culture of wellness

The CIHS website provides resources on:

Core competencies of an integrated care workforce
Developing integrated care workflows
Health disparities
Substance use
Oral health

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