Assessment & Treatment

Tools for Behavioral Health Interventions PDF Link

Tools & Guides - January 16, 2014
Mountainview Consulting Group -

A compendium of tools for Behavioral Health Consultants (BHCs) to use in brief interventions or to develop pathways, including behavioral health prescription pad templates, patient information on using medications successfully, sample exam room posters and patient education protocols on common behavioral health problems. Some Spanish versions available. A library of editable versions can be accessed here.

START: Implementing Standardized Developmental Screening

Webinar  - 
Tuesday, September 10, 2013 - 8:00am to 9:00am

This webinar provides an overview of standardized developmental screening in pediatric practices to improve understanding of screening tools and family perspectives on developmental screening at well-child visits.

SBIRT: Behavioral Health Screenings and Patient-Centered Care

Webinar  - 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This webinar provides an overview of targeted Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) interventions, which allow for universal annual screening of patients for depression and substance misuse that has a demonstrated impact on patient health and cost of care.

Decisions in Recovery: Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Tool for Medication-Assisted Treatment External Link

Tools & Guides - May 18, 2017
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration -

Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) combines approved medication with recovery support, lifestyle changes, and professional treatment. SAMHSA’s new online tool helps people with opioid use disorder learn about using MAT treatment options to strengthen their recovery.  This tool features content on the stages of medication-assisted recovery, how to build a recovery support team, and recovery resources.

Lifestyle Assessment External Link

Tools & Guides - April 6, 2017
Jackson Care Connect -

This quick assessment, designed by Laura Heesacker, LCSW and Melissa Cantwell, Ed.D, is used by Jackson Care Connect as a way to adress pain and behavioral health symptoms in Primary Care. 

Medication Assisted Treatment External Link

Tools & Guides - November 1, 2016
National Council for Behavioral Health -

In the midst of the opioid epidemic, communities across the country face increased demands for prevention and substance use services. This page from the National Council for Behavioral Health offers a series of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) for Opioid Use Disorders video interviews, webinars and other resources for clinics looking to utilize evidence-based practices such as MAT. 

Behavioral Health Expert Interviews: Addiction Treatment in Primary Care

Expert Interview - September 26, 2016
Behavioral Health Expert Interview Videos share the wealth of knowledge from experts in different topic areas around Oregon. Through these videos, others can learn about these topics and access information to improve the overall health and well-being of their patients. This video features Brad Anderson, MD from Kaiser Permanente Northwest as he discusses addiction and substance use treatment in primary care.