Course Description: This national report summarizes key findings from the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) for indicators of substance use and mental health among people aged 12 years old or older in the civilian, noninstitutionalized population of the United States. Results are provided for the overall category of individuals aged 12 or older as well as by age subgroups.
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. (2017). Key substance use and mental health indicators in the United States: Results from the 2016 National Survey on Drug Use and Health. HHS Publication No. SMA 17-5044, NSDUH Series H-52. Rockville, MD: Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality, Author.
Course Credit(s): 5 CE Credits or Hours
Course Format: Online Text (format of this course is noninteractive)
Course Schedule: Self-paced
Course Author(s): Rebecca Ahrnsbrak, Jonaki Bose, Sarra L. Hedden, PhD, Rachel N. Lipari, PhD, Eunice Park-Lee, PhD
Content Publisher(s): Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Course Author(s) Qualifications:
Rebecca Ahrnsbrak is a statistician in CBHSQ at SAMHSA. She works on NSDUH. Her work focuses primarily on statistical methodology and analytic aspects of the survey. She has considerable engagement with NSDUH data users, helping to address their statistical and analytic needs.
Dr. Park-Lee is a survey statistician in CBHSQ at SAMHSA. She works on various aspects of the NSDUH. Her research focuses on substance use treatment and mental health service utilization among vulnerable populations. She received her Masters degree in epidemiology and her Ph.D. in social work from the University of Maryland, Baltimore.
Course Level: Beginning/Introductory, Intermediate, Advanced
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