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NCJ Number: 162627 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: SAMH Process Manual
Corporate Author: Florida Dept of Health and Rehabilitative Services
Florida Drug Abuse Program
United States of America
Date Published: 1996
Page Count: 38
Sponsoring Agency: Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Assoc
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Florida Dept of Health and Rehabilitative Services
Tallahassee, FL 32399
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Contract Number: MH-602
Sale Source: Florida Dept of Health and Rehabilitative Services
Florida Drug Abuse Program
1323 Winewood Boulevard
Tallahassee, FL 32399
United States of America

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Type: Training (Handbook/Manual)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This monograph introduces Substance Abuse Mental Health (SAMH) program screening and assessment instruments, instructions, special systems and clinical considerations, and copies of actual forms.
Abstract: This manual will assist State funded providers and the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice (DJJ) in providing adolescent services and treatment. The manual includes a chart of Assessment Center SAMH Process; Chart of DJJ Screening & TASC (Treatment Alternatives for Safe Communities) Assessment SAMH Process; the Juvenile Justice Reform Act System, including juvenile TASC programs; introduction to SAMH-1 screening process; instructions and clinical considerations for DJJ staff; sample SAMH interview and preliminary screening form, with recommendations and clinical considerations; introduction to SAMH-2 assessment process, with in-depth guidelines and systems considerations; qualifications for TASC/juvenile justice staff and TASC worker assessment/case load guidelines. Appendix (SAMH-3 and SAMH-4 forms)
Main Term(s): Controlled Substances
Index Term(s): Florida; Juvenile justice agencies; Juvenile mental health services; Juvenile treatment evaluation; Juvenile treatment methods; Juveniles; Local juvenile justice systems; Mental health services; Social worker casework; Substance abuse agencies
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