What is SBIRT and Why Use It
Rhode Island Student Assistance Services 2013 Conference
Joe Hyde’s presentation slides: introduce Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) as a comprehensive, integrated, public health approach to the delivery of clinically-preventative, early intervention and treatment services. SBIRT is used for persons with substance use disorders and those at higher levels of risk.
In the event of a mental health or substance use crisis, call to connect with a licensed counselor, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Bilingual support and medications to assist with recovery are available.