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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

SAMHSA
Publication Date: Oct 23, 2023

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is joining federal partner agencies in raising awareness of domestic violence (also known as intimate partner violence) throughout our nation. The Mountain Plains ATTC and SAMHSA are committed to addressing domestic violence prevention, treatment and recovery for survivors.

RESOURCES:

Rural Intimate Partner Violence Survivors and Substance Use Disorders: Implications for SUD Treatment and Recovery Providers 

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Plan to End Gender-Based Violence: Strategies for Action 

Gender-Based Violence and the Effects on Behavioral Health 

Office of Family Violence Prevention and Services (ACF OFVPS) Domestic Violence Awareness Month Portal