Other Sources of Information


The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA) is the Federal agency that leads national efforts to improve prevention and mental health treatment services for all Americans.  SAMHSA’s Center for Mental Health Services and the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention provide guidance and technical assistance to DPBHS to ensure quality and effective service delivery.

The National Institute of Mental Health supports national research in the prevention and treatment of mental health problems

The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law maintains a "Children’s Issues" section on their website which contains information which is of interests to children and their families.