The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is now accepting applications for access to confidential data for research purposes from the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) and the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH).
The curriculum, designed for juvenile justice professionals, provides information and strategies for interacting with youth under custody with mental health needs. The training will also address adolescent development, mental health disorders and treatment, and the critical role of families.
The Center for Children’s Law and Policy (CCLP) is now accepting applications from local jurisdictions interested in receiving intensive site-based technical assistance to implement strategic, data-driven efforts to reduce racial and ethnic disparities, or disproportionate minority contact, in their juvenile justice system.
The Mental Health Training Initiative will offer up to six sites train-the-trainer instruction on the “Mental Health Training Curriculum for Juvenile Justice,” which was developed for juvenile justice staff on topics including adolescent development, mental health disorders and treatment, the critical role of families, and practical strategies for engaging and interacting with youth.
The $2 million grant will be used to add new sites that will implement the Reclaiming Future model and pilot an intervention approach called Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT).
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) is now accepting applications for the NIJ Graduate Research Fellowship program, which provides awards for research on crime, violence, and other criminal justice-related topics to accredited academic institutions that offer doctoral degrees in social and behavioral science disciplines.
The fellowship provides researchers with the opportunity to bring to a national discussion research that seeks to advance knowledge on issues related to crime, justice, and culture within diverse societal contexts in the United States.
Justice for Vets and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Substance Abuse Treatment are now accepting applications for the Veterans Treatment Court Mentor Program.
The Christopher D. Smithers Foundation is accepting applications from national nonprofits for their Alcoholism Prevention Education Grant program.