People with severe mental disorders have a 10-20 year reduction in life expectancy compared to the general population, with the majority of deaths attributable to physical health conditions. This set of guidelines from the World Health Organization outline recommendations for management of physical health conditions and behaviors that constitute risk factors for non-communicable diseases, including...

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This Office Hours session featured Eric Martin, Director of the MetroPlus Association of Addiction Peer Professionals and trainer and supervisor of the 4th Dimension Youth Recovery Club and Peer Support Program, as well as Tony Vezina, Executive Director & Co-Founder of the 4th Dimension Youth Recovery Club and Peer Support Program. Addiction and substance use disorders...

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This publication in The Journal of Rural Health focuses on the approaches to task sharing within community health worker and primary care provider roles and the impact on mental healthcare. The publication highlights how provider education, supervision, and partnerships with local communities can support task sharing. Findings suggest task sharing may improve reach and effectiveness...

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Find all available resources from Putting Care at the Center 2017 workshops here. Not seeing your resources or want to add additional resources? Email nationalcenter@camdenhealth.org. Workshop: The Value of Cross-Sector Collaboration in Addressing Complex Health and Social Needs: Lessons from Data-Driven Justice Initiative Facilitator: Lynn Overmann Organization: Laura and John Arnold Foundation Resource: Download the...

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