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SAMHSA Examines Diabetes Care for People in Behavioral Health Treatment

A new advisory from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) reviews diabetes and its link with mental illness, stress and substance use disorders. The report focuses on ways to integrate diabetes care into behavioral health treatment, such as through screening and intake, staff education, integrated care and counseling support. Intended for professional care providers, program planners, administrators and project managers, the advisory is available free online for ordering or download.