Current Report Articles
SAMHSA Issue Brief – The Opioid Crisis and the Black/African American Population
MentalHealth (May 1, 2020) – The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration has published an issue brief that presents recent data on prevalence of opioid misuse and death rates in the Black/AA population; contextual factors & challenges to prevention & treatment; innovative outreach & engagement strategies to connect people to evidence-based treatment; and the importance of community voice.
--Karen Braman