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PRH Chapter 1: Enrollment Services, 1.5 Center Applicant File Review
PRH Chapter 2: Student Support Services, 2.3 Health Services
Exhibit 1-3 OJC Expedited Applicant Enrollment for Natural and Man-made Disaster Victims
Exhibit 2-4 Job Corps Basic Health Care Responsibilities
Exhibit 5-3 Minimum Staff Qualifications
Exhibit 5-5 Center Health Services Staffing Requirements
Form 1-01 Job Corps Informed Consent to Receive Mental Health and Wellness Treatment
Form 1-02 Records Release Authorization
Form 1-05 Procedures for Providing RA-RM-AAS During Admissions
Form 1-06 Center File Review Forms
Form 2-01 Notice of Medical Information Use, Disclosure, and Access
Form 2-03 Procedures for Providing RA-RM-AAS for Participation in the Job Corps Program
Form 2-04, Individualized Assessment of Possible Direct Threat
Form 2-05, Health Care Needs Assessment
Appendix 201 Communicating with Persons with Disabilities
Appendix 202 Transmission, Storage, and Confidentiality of Medical, Health, and Disability-Related Information
Job Corps Directives
PRH Change Notices
PRH Change Notice 20-05 Policy and Requirements Handbook (PRH) Changes to Health and Wellness Staffing (Exhibits 5-3 and 5-6)
Date: April 16, 2021
PRH Change Notice 20-01 Updated PRH Form 1-01, "Job Corps Informed Consent to Receive Mental Health and Wellness Treatment"
Date: August 21, 2020
ePRH Change Notice 17-03 Revisions to the Electronic Policy and Requirements Handbook (ePRH) in Exhibit 6-5 Related to Center Mental Health Consultant Requirements
Release Date: July 14, 2017
PRH Change Notice 15-06 Policy and Requirements Handbook (PRH) Revision of Chapter 6, Section 6.10, R3, Mental-Health and Wellness Program; Exhibit 6-4 Job Corps Basic Health-Care Responsibilities; and Exhibit 6-5 Center Health-Services Staffing Requirements
Release Date: November 30, 2015
PRH 09-10: PRH Chapter 6, Exhibit 6-5: Center Mental Health Consultant Hours
Release Date: October 15, 2009
IN 22-09 Enhancing Students’ Mental Health through Mental Health First Aid Training and Celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month
A - Mental Health First Aid Training Resources
Date: April 28, 2023
IN 22-03 Promoting Suicide Awareness and Prevention
Date: October 17, 2022
IN 19-05 Mental Health and Wellness Program (MHWP)-Related Observances
Date: January 21, 2020
IN 18-02 Promoting Student Safety through Suicide Awareness and Prevention
Release Date: September 24, 2018
IN 17-25 Upcoming Observances Related to the Mental Health-and-Wellness Program
Release Date: March 7, 2018
IN 16-28 Upcoming Observances Related to the Mental Health and Wellness Program
Release Date: April 17, 2017
IN 16-09 Increased Mental-Health Awareness and Promotion During the Winter Holiday Season
Release date: September 29, 2016
IN 15-31 Upcoming Mental Health and Wellness Program- (MWHP) Related Observances
Release Date: April 6, 2016
IN 14-38 Upcoming Mental Health and Wellness Program (MWHP)-Related Observances
Release Date: March 25, 2015
IN 14-08 Promoting Student Safety through Suicide Awareness and Prevention
Release Date: August 29, 2014
IN 13-49 National Mental Health Awareness Month May 2014, and National Prevention Week May 18-24, 2014
Release Date: April 10, 2014
IN 12-31: Social Intake Form Updates
Release Date: November 16, 2012
IN 11-60: Recognizing Warning Signs of Potentially Violent Behavior, and the Referral Process
Release Date: March 27, 2012
IN 09-13: Increase in Center Mental Health Consultant Hours
Release Date: August 31, 2009
IN 07-01: Food and Drug Administration Proposes Update to Warnings About Suicidal Thinking and Behavior in Young Adults Who Take Antidepressant Medications
Release Date: July 13, 2007
IN 06-31: Talking to Students About the Tragedy at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech)
Release Date: May 7, 2007
IN 06-28: Food and Drug Administration Directive to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Drug Manufacturers to Notify Parents Regarding Cardiovascular Adverse Events and Psychiatric Adverse Events
Release Date: April 5, 2007
Program Instruction Notices
PI 19-05 Mandatory Suicide Prevention Training for Health and Wellness Managers/Administrators, Center Directors, TEAP Specialists and Center Mental Health Consultants
Release date: November 22, 2019
PI 19-04 Promoting Student Safety Through Suicide Awareness and Prevention and Reminder to Complete Mandatory SafetyNet Training
Release date: November 22, 2019
PI 16-20 New, Toll-Free Safety Hotline for Job Corps Students and Staff
Date: November 14, 2016
PI 13-15 Request for Additional Clinical Information Memo
Release Date: November 26, 2013
PI 07-16: Additional Guidance and Form for Direct-Threat Assessments
Release Date: December 11, 2007
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After a School Tragedy...Readiness, Response, Recovery, & Resources
This resource is designed to help schools better support students and families in the aftermath of violence and trauma. It provides strategies to assist schools with readiness, response, and recovery to help a school community support resilience in the event of a tragedy. It offers places to turn for more resources and discusses terminology and concepts related to suicide and grief. Finally, it highlights the importance of providing culturally responsive services, with examples of cultural considerations for schools to help Hispanic/Latino students struggling with grief and trauma.
APA The Road to Resilience
This brochure is intended to help readers with taking their own road to resilience. The information within describes resilience and some factors that affect how people deal with hardship. Much of the brochure focuses on developing and using a personal strategy for enhancing resilience.
APA Warning Signs of Youth Violence
APAs Resilience for Teens: Got Bounce?
Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards (ASPPB) Contact a Licensing Board
ASPPB Member Boards contact information for state, provincial and territorial agencies responsible for the licensure and certification of psychologists throughout the U.S. and Canada is listed in alphabetical order below.
Crisis Text Line
Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the US to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.
The largest consumer mental health site, providing comprehensive, trusted information on psychological disorders and psychiatric medications from both a consumer and expert point of view.
Mental Health America (MHA)
Provides information on mental illnesses and treatments, and referrals for local treatment services; also offers free brochures, fact sheets, and a toll-free line.
Provides one-step access to U.S. government mental health and mental health problems information and guide.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Provides resources, education, and support to help individuals living with mental illness.
National Council for Mental Wellbeing
Provides MI-related resources and webinars.
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
Provides access to NIMH current news and events, press releases, grant and contract information, research activities, and education programs.
Provides FREE publications in English and Spanish on various mental health disorders, different populations, and research.
SAMHSA Coping Tips for Traumatic Events and Disasters
Helps parents and teachers recognize common reactions children of different age groups (preschool and early childhood to adolescence) experience after a disaster or traumatic event. Offers tips for how to respond in a helpful way and when to seek support.
SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline
Call 1-800-985-5990 or text "TalkWithUs" to 66746. The Disaster Distress Helpline provides 24/7, year-round crisis counseling and support. The Helpline is staffed by trained counselors from a network of crisis call centers located across the United States.
SAMHSA Find Treatment
Online resource for locating substance abuse and mental health treatment programs.
SAMHSA Help Prevent Suicide
Provides new videos and other resources to help prevent suicide and offer support to those in crisis.
SAMHSA Publications Ordering
Provides information on publications for various issues, conditions, and disorders, substances, and treatment, prevention and recovery.
SAMHSA Trauma and Violence
Provides resources on how to respond to traumatic and violence, including materials for responders/health professionals, students, schools, adults, and families.
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Provides data and statistics, newsroom, publications, and newsletters.
Provides useful information about relationships, body image, families, and emotions for young adults.