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EBP Resource Library

This Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) Resource Library is dedicated to offering a curated collection of research and evidence-based practices specifically tailored to the support and well-being of Black and African American individuals. This page will ensure the continuous delivery of up-to-date information, with a strong emphasis on enhancing behavioral health engagement and retention.

Please explore this comprehensive resource hub to stay informed about the latest advancements and evidence based and promising practices.

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NameTypeYear PublishedOrganizationTarget Populations / Keywords
"Could Be Even Worse In College": Social Factors,Anxiety, and Depressive Symptoms Among Black Men on a College Campus Resources2022Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities African American College Students, Mental Health, Social Factors
988 Convening Playbook: Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder ProvidersGuidelines2022SAMHSA + NASMHPD 
Adapting Evidence-Based Practices for Under Resourced PopulationsGuidelines2022SAMHSAUnderserved Communities
Adapting Evidence-Based Practices for Under-Resourced PopulationsResources2022SAMHSAUnderserved Communities
Addressing Burnout in the Behavioral Health Workforce through Organizational StrategiesGuidelines2022SAMHSAAll ethnic groups
Addressing Opioid Use Disorder in Emergency Departments: Expert Panel FindingsResources2021National Council for Mental WellbeingPublic Health
Advisory: Prescription Stimulant Misuse Among Youth and Young AdultsAdvisory SAMHSAYouth and Young Adults, Clinicians as an Audience
Best Practices: A guide for peers in recovery Guidelines2022American Psychiatric AssociationYouth and Young Adults, Peers
Community EngagementGuidelines2022SAMHSA COE LGBTQ+Underresourced populations
Community-based participatory research with Black people and Black scientists: the power and the promiseResources24Lancet Psychiatry (Vol. 11, Is.1)African Americans, Research, Intervention
Connecting Communities to Substance Use Services: Practical Approaches for First RespondersGuidelines2023SAMHSASubstance Use Services for First Responders
Connecting Communities to Substance Use Services: Practical Approaches for First RespondersGuidelines2023SAMHSASubstance Use, First Responders
Contextualizing Black Women’s Mental Health in the Twenty-First Century: Gendered Racism and Suicide-Related BehaviorResources2022Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Black Women, Mental Health,
Health Literacy in African-American Communitites: Barriers and Strategies Resources2020National Institute of Health African Americans, Research, Barriers
Lifetime Trauma Exposure and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among African Americans and Black Caribbeans by Sex and EthnicityResources2022pubmedTrauma Exposure,Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among African American
Opioid Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery in BIPOC Communities: Webinar Series - National Council for Mental WellbeingGuidelines2022National Council for Mental WellbeingEquity, Public Health, Substance Use
PATHWAYS TO INTEGRATED HEALTH CARE - STRATEGIES for AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITIES and ORGANIZATIONSGuidelines2011National Council for Mental WellbeingAfrican American Communities and Organizations
Perceptions of gay black men on the social construction of masculinity and its role in mental health Resources2019Journal of Gay & Lesbian Mental Health LGBTQIA+, Mental Health
Prevention and Treatment of Anxiety, Depression, and Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors Among College StudentsGuidelines2021SAMHSACollege Students/Colleges and Universities
Principles of Community-Based Behavioral Health Services for Criminal Justice Involved IndividualsGuidelines2019SAMHSAIncarcerated populations
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Mental Health and Mental Health Care During The COVID-19 PandemicResources2022Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities COVID-19, Mental Health
Racialized Gender Differences in Mental Health Service Use, Adverse Childhood Experiences, and Recidivism Among Justice-Involved African American YouthResources2022Race and Social Problems Gender, Mental Health Services,
The ASAM Clinical Practice Guideline on Alcohol Withdrawal Management: Pocket GuideGuidelines2022American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM)Alcohol Withdrawal Management
View from the Field: Recruitment and Retention of African American Men in the Mental Health and Substance Use WorkforceReport2022National Council for Mental WellbeingB/AA, Workforce Development, DEI