Tailoring Crisis Response and Pre-Arrest Diversion Models for Rural Communities

SAMHSAThis action brief from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) provides rural communities with recommended strategies for adapting promising or proven interventions to better support crisis response and pre-arrest diversion. It is the first of three briefs developed from the SAMHSA Pre-Arrest Diversion Expert Panel. The upcoming briefs will cover the role of hospital emergency departments and information sharing.