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SAMHSA News Feed

  • Promoting Emotional Health and Preventing Suicide: A Toolkit for Senior Centers (SPANISH)
    on October 1, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    Este kit de herramientas ayuda a los centros para personas mayores a integrar la prevención del suicidio en actividades que apoyan el bienestar. Describe actividades que aumentan los factores de protección y explica cómo reconocer las señales de alerta del suicidio. Inventory#: SMA15-4416SPANISH […]

  • College Drinking:
    on October 1, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    This video shows the actions taken by Frostburg State University to reduce campus underage and harmful drinking. Inventory#: PEP18-FROSTBURG […]

  • Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Methods for Using Data to Inform Practice:
    on September 1, 2018 at 1:00 pm

    This guide helps local systems use data to implement Crisis Intervention Team programs that can improve the safety and effectiveness of law enforcement response to people experiencing behavioral health crises. It provides information about building necessary partnerships, documenting program activities, identifying key metrics, establishing data […]

Social Psychology Network

ScienceDaily News Feed

  • Marker may help target treatments for Crohn's patients
    on October 15, 2018 at 9:11 pm

    Crohn's disease has emerged as a global disease, with rates steadily increasing over the last 50 years. Experts have long suspected that CD likely represents a collection of related but slightly different disorders, but until now it has not been possible to predict accurately which subtype of CD a patient is likely to develop. […]

  • Eating with your eyes: Virtual reality can alter taste
    on October 15, 2018 at 8:31 pm

    Humans not only relish the sweet, savory and saltiness of foods, but they are influenced by the environment in which they eat. Food scientists used virtual reality to show how people's perception of real food can be altered by their surroundings. […]

  • Us vs. them: Understanding the neurobiology of stereotypes
    on October 15, 2018 at 8:31 pm

    Scientists describe how non-invasive brain stimulation -- a technique he and others have pioneered to unlock the secrets of the brain -- could shed light on the neurobiology underlying implicit bias. […]