Individuals with mental illness are present in every aspect of the criminal justice system therefore many jurisdictions have developed policies that will allow criminal justice, mental health, and...

The purpose of the Privacy Rule is to set national standards for protection of health information. This resource provides an overview of the Privacy Rule including who is covered, what information...

The Web site offers an introductory online course for front-line workers, and an advanced course for senior policy-makers on confidentiality and communication regarding the Federal Drug and Alcohol...

As a resource for alcohol and substance abuse programs, this document provides information on the Privacy Rule, situations when it is applicable, and its effect on disclosures of information. The...

This list of frequently asked questions explains the specific subsections of the substance abuse confidentiality regulations and explores how they will impact information sharing in the healthcare...

This Web page connects to resources from the “Applying Substance Abuse Confidentiality Regulations to Health Information Exchange: FAQ Meeting”. It includes the meeting agenda and webcast, as well...

This table catalogues key sections of FERPA, HIPAA, and the Confidentiality of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Patient Records of the Public Health Service Act. For each key component of legislation, the...

This Web page highlights the major provisions of the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003 P.L. 108-36, which was created to reauthorize the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA...

This factsheet provides a historical overview of the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), including details on amendments leading up to the CAPTA reauthorization in December 2010.  ...

This fact sheet explains the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) while highlighting it’s key goals and application.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others URL:  http://www....

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