Understanding Standards, Curriculum and Assessments
Federal Support Resources
The IHS Division of Behavioral Health is responsible for IHS efforts to monitor, prevent, and treat mental and behavior health conditions, substance abuse and suicide prevention. The IHS Division of Behavioral Health web site features sections on suicide prevention programs, best practices, collaborations and resources related to tribal suicide prevention.
SAMHSA provides training and technical assistance to tribes, such as help with prevention program planning and Tribal Action Plan development. This web page highlights SAMHSA's tribal affairs agenda and includes policies, working group activities, grant programs and publications and training and technical assistance resources related to tribal suicide prevention and mental health.