Mental Health and Substance Abuse Resource Guide
We are pleased to introduce the “Mental Health & Substance Abuse Resource Guide for Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Communities.” We hope this web-based resource, which was developed in collaboration with national AAPI organizations and community health centers, will provide you with easy access to existing resources on AAPI mental health and substance abuse.
Documents on Culturally Competent Care
This section includes useful mental health/substance abuse-related documents issued by the federal government, as well as AAPI-specific resources that promote culturally competent mental health care and services.
Federal Documents and Resources
Other Documents & Resources
Best Practice and Service Models
This section highlights community mental health programs that integrate mental health services with primary health care, and that provide comprehensive services to newly arrived AAPI immigrants or refugees.
Community Health Center Programs
Community Mental Health Programs
Fact Sheets and Health Education Materials
This section includes fact sheets that provide data on AAPI mental health/substance abuse, as well as health education materials that educate our communities about mental health/substance abuse issues.
Health Education Materials
Articles, Bibliographies & Literature Databases
This section introduces a collection of recent research articles on AAPIs & mental health, as well as literature databases to aid users in their own research efforts.
Bibliographies & Literature Databases
Policy & Advocacy Organizations
This section lists organizations that promote culturally competent care and advance the well-being and mental health of individuals through policy-related and legislative activities. It also includes organizations that provide information on legislative issues.
AAPI National Organizations
This section includes AAPI national organizations who advocate on behalf of the health, economic, social, and civic health needs of AAPIs.
Mental Health & Health Advocacy Organizations
Other Advocacy Organizations