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ATTC Network COVID-19 Response Resources

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Upcoming ATTC Network COVID-19 Related Trainings and Events 

Search our Online Trainings and Events Calendar to explore additional upcoming and past events on COVID-19.

Federal Resources

SAMHSA COVID-19 guidance and resources to assist individuals, providers, communities, and states across the country.  UPDATED FAQs for Opioid Use Disorder Prescribing and Dispensing in the COVID-19 Emergency.

Double Jeopardy: COVID-19 and Behavioral Health Disparities for Black and Latino Communities in the U.S. - This SAMHSA brief looks at recent reports that indicate the current pandemic disproportionately impacts communities of color, compounding longstanding racial disparities. 

Other Federal Resources

Telehealth for the Treatment of Serious Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders

This guide reviews ways that telehealth modalities can be used to provide treatment for serious mental illness and substance use disorders among adults, distills the research into recommendations for practice, and provides examples of how these recommendations can be implemented.  

Other Resources

AAAP and Providers Clinical Support System (PCSS) Resources
AAAP and PCSS resources include: recorded webinars, online trainings, tip sheets, live webinars and more. 

AMA Quick Guide to Telehealth in Your Practice
In an effort to keep our health care workers and patients safe amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Medical Association has designed resources to support physicians and practices in expediting the implementation of telemedicine.

AATOD Guidance to OTPs in Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
View information on maintaining adequate supplies of medications and other vital materials. Also read about facility infectious disease control standards and how to protect your workforce.

APA's Practice Guidance for COVID-19
Guidance released by the Department of Health and Human Services, FDA and at the state level related to COVID-19 to assist psychiatrists with providing mental health and substance use services. Learn more on inpatient Psychiatric settings, Commercial Payers, Substance Use, Prior Authorizations, Disorders, and Telehealth & Telepsychiatry and COVID-19.

CDC Guidelines for In-Person On-site Treatment
For healthcare professionals learn tips on how to preserve supplies, care for patients, avoid potential exposure at work, first responder guidance, and more.

Elsevier's Novel Coronavirus Information Center 
Elsevier’s free health and medical research on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19. Find clinical information, research & drug discovery, public health and patient resources information.

The Lancet Coronavirus Resource Centre
This resource brings together new 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) content from across The Lancet journals as it is published. All of our COVID-19 content is free to access.

National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers COVID-19 Resources
Updated regularly, this is a collection of key member, industry, and federal resources curated by NAATP to meet the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. View messages from NAATP

Resources to Support Mental Health and Coping with the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Compilation of resources for the general public, parents and caregivers, mental health professionals, community leaders, and tribal populations. 

Suggestions About Treatment, Care and Rehabilitation of People with Drug Use Disorder in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic
In this article, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime addresses the safety of the staff and the patients, continuity of psycho-social therapies, as well as continuity of low-threshold services during the pandemic. 

The Opioid Epidemic and COVID-19: How Social Determinants of Health Create Differential Impacts
Links to evidence-based resources and practices related to the virus.

Telehealth Learning Series Resources
Includes a brief list of helpful resources related to telehealth to support clinicians in getting started delivering services remotely.

* Be sure to check out additional resources from our sister Networks - the Prevention Technology Transfer Center (PTTC) Network and the Mental Health Technology Transfer Center (MHTTC) Network.

ATTC Related Resources

Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities for Bicultural and Multicultural Providers

Additional Resources Presentation Slides Translations     The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted enduring health disparities among the Hispanic and Latino population due to persistent inequities, including access to healthcare and access to culturally competent behavioral healthcare. Bicultural and multicultural behavioral health providers have been positioned to help address these gaps but must now navigate their roles in the context of the current crisis. This virtual session will outline the unique challenges and opportunities faced by bicultural and multicultural providers during the current pandemic and will discuss considerations and strategies for moving forward. Presented by  Marilyn Laila Sampilo, PhD, MPH

Office-Based Opioid Treatment and COVID-19

Presented By: Dr. Randall Brown MD, PhD, DFASAM   This presentation provides an overview of the challenges experienced by service providers managing office-based opioid recovery treatments, as well as best practices and alternative approaches to safely managing substance use disorder treatments under the current restrictions of COVID-19. ADDITIONAL RESOURCES Transcript

Region 5: Supporting Behavioral Health Programs & Personnel During COVID-19

Recorded May 5th, 2020 Panelists: Danis Russell Jeff Coady Kwame Gyasi Jeanne Pulvermacher Dave Gomel Tom Wright Judi Jobe Michelle DeRosso   Transcript_Region 5: Supporting Behavioral Health Programs & Personnel During COVID-19