Collaborative Resource Directory

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  • Motivational Enhancement Therapy Manual -

    A Clinical Guide for Therapists Treating Individuals With Alcohol Abuse and Dependence, provided by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

  • Twelve Step Facilitation Therapy Manual -

    A Clinical Guide for Therapists Treating Individuals With Alcohol Abuse and Dependence, provided by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

  • Cognitive Behavioral Coping Skills Therapy Manual -

    A Clinical Guide for Therapists Treating Individuals With Alcohol Abuse and Dependence produced by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism.

  • The Twelve Traditions Illustrated -

    The Twelve Traditions of Alcoholics Anonymous Illustrated .pdf

  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

  • SAMHSA's Working Definition of Recovery -

    Introduces a working definition for recovery from mental disorders and substance use, along with 10 guiding principles intended to help advance recovery opportunities and help clarify these concepts for peers, families, funders, providers, and others.

  • Betty Ford 12 Step Study Outline & Assignment Sheet -

    Provided courtesy of Betty Ford Center Alumni Services Department. For more information contact: Alumni Services (800) 854-9211 or email: alumdept@bettyfordcenter.org

  • Scale of readiness for change in alcohol abusers -

    The Stages of Change Readiness and Treatment Eagerness Scale(SOCRATES) is an experimental instrument designed to assess readiness for change in alcohol abusers. The instrument yields three factorially-derived scale scores: Recognition (Re), Ambivalence (Am), and Taking Steps (Ts). It is a public domain instrument and may be used without special permission.

  • Betty Ford Center Step 4 Guide -

    Provided courtesy of Betty Ford Center Alumni Services Department. For more information contact: Alumni Services (800) 854-9211 or email: alumdept@bettyfordcenter.org

  • Process for Involuntary Commitment of Substance Abusers -

    Document from the Ohio Association of County Behavioral Health Authorities, providing an overview of the legislative background and current policy and procedures for getting a substance abuser involuntarily committed via probate court.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Addiction Treatment Discussion Group.

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  • After School Questions -

    A beginners' list of questions to ask your kids after school each day, beyond "how was your day?", that help build emotional intelligence.

  • 8 Alternatives to Raising Your Voice -

    Eight suggestions for parents and/or teachers, about how to make your point without raising your voice, when discussions between you and your child with learning or attention issues get heated.

  • Teacher's Guide to Talking About Death -

    Includes overview of stages children go through in their understanding of death, and classroom suggestions to help children deal with death.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Child Development Discussion Group.

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  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Financial Issues Discussion Group.

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  • Good & Cheap Recipes -

    A collection of recipes for people with limited incomes, particularly those on a $4/day food stamps budget.

  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Food & Clothing Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Diversity & Inclusion Discussion Group.

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  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

  • Diagnostic Assessment Form (DAF) Update -

    Some mental health services, including housing placements, require an updated Diagnostic Assessment for entry into their program. This form, when completed and signed by a psychiatrist usually meets the requirement.

  • Montgomery House Admission Paper Work -

    List of eligibility criteria and paperwork required for admission to the Montgomery House. Notify us if this paperwork is out of date.

  • Plan of Care -

    Plan of Care and Update form required for referral of a mental health case management client to a community mental health residential care facility. Revised 10/4/16 via CCHB

Join the Discussion! Go to the Housing Issues Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the IDs & Citizenship Discussion Group.

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  • Ohio Department of Mental Health 2012 Forensic Manual -

    A resource for State and Community systems that serve people with mental illness who are under the jurisdiction of the criminal courts. Produced by the Ohio Department of Mental Health, Office of Forensic Services. Highlights of the new material in this 2012 edition include: hyperlinks to documents and resources available on the internet; incorporation of the most recent legislative and policy changes; and discussion of recent improvements to the forensic mental health system.

  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

  • Probate Packet -

    Required for psychiatric probate cases, includes psychiatrist’s and case manager’s report form.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Legal Issues Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Medicaid Health Insurance Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Medicare Health Insurance Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Medication Issues Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Mental Health Treatment Discussion Group

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Medication Issues Discussion Group.

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  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

  • Nutrition, Wellness, and Living a Healthy Lifestyle Manual -

    Workbook offering information and tips on healthy living including nutrition, fitness, and exercise. Produced by the Neuroscience Treatment Team Partner Program of Eli Lilly.

  • Fitness & Exercise Manual -

    Includes suggestions and weekly checklist/log for monitoring progress in one’s participation in healthy living activities. Produced by the Neuroscience Treatment Team Partnership Program of Eli Lilly.

  • Symptoms & Complaints Checklist -

    Self-assessment of existence and frequency of 35 possible somatic complaints. Helpful in enhancing patient-provider communication.

  • Weight Management Manual -

    Weight Management manual, including suggestions and weekly checklist/log for monitoring progress in one’s participation in healthy living activities. Produced by Eli Lilly.

  • Emergency Dental Referral List -

    List of emergency dental clinics and the insurance they accept.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Primary Medical Care Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Private Insurance Discussion Group.

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  • Best Practices in Senior Care -

    Best Practices in Care Management for Senior Populations (.pdf) as determined by the Center for Healthcare Research and Transformation, April 2014.

  • Psychogeriatric Assessment Scales -

    Tool for assessing cognitive and behavioral changes in the elderly. Includes scripts for client and informant interviews.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Senior Citizen Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Social Security Discussion Group.

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  • Letter from Birmingham Jail -

    Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Letter from Birmingham Jail.

  • Sermon on the Mount & The Lord's Prayer -

    An interpretation of the Sermon on the Mount and the Lord's Prayer, line by line, by Emmet Fox 1934. Popular among the early AA fellowship before the publishing of the book Alcoholics Anonymous, within which many of the principles and steps are based.

  • Against All Odds -

    (mp3) Inspirational/motivational speech by Harvey Carey at the 2010 Global Leadership Summit sponsored by Willow Creek. Carey is Founder and senior pastor of Citadel of Faith Covenant Church n Detroit, Michigan, located in one of the poorest zip codes in America. Emphasizes transformation happens not by what you say you will do, but what you do, and shares some of his experiences of doing.

  • King James Bible -

    King James Bible in .pdf format with hyperlinks to books and chapters within.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Spiritual Development Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Social/Recreational Resource Discussion Group.

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  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Transportation Discussion Group.

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Join the Discussion! Go to the Veterans Resource Discussion Group.

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  • Homeless Resource Directory -

    A number of resources for the Greater Cincinnati area homeless population published by the Cincinnati VA Medical Center. 4th Edition. Great service guide even for the non-homeless.

  • Application for Rehabilitation Services -

    Referral form for the OOD's Bureau of Vocational Rehabilitation.

  • Mental Capacity Assessment -

    The OOD Commission suggests use of this form, signed by a doctor or treatment provider, to document psychological disability, which helps in determination of eligibility for rehabilitation services.

  • Medical Limitations Form -

    The OOD Commission suggests use of this form, signed by a doctor or treatment provider, to document physical disability, which helps in determination of eligibility for rehabilitation services.

Join the Discussion! Go to the Vocational Rehabilitation Discussion Group.

 

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