Mission and Goals
To improve prevention and treatment of mental health and substance abuse problems and services among Native people.
The objectives of the National Resource Center include:
- Promote and nurture effective and culturally appropriate mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment services for Native populations.
- Identify culturally appropriate, effective evidence-based mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment practices and disseminate them so that they can be applied successfully across diverse tribal communities.
- Provide technical assistance, training and products to expand the capacity and quality of mental heath and substance abuse prevention and treatment practitioners serving Native populations.