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Depression, Alcohol and Farm Stress: Addressing Co-Occurring Disorders in Rural America

Publication Date: Apr 22, 2020

April, 2020

The Mountain Plains Addiction Technology Transfer Center and the Mountain Plains MHTTC have collaborated to release a resource guide to assist rural health care providers with screening and assessment of alcohol use disorder and depression. The guide uses a case scenario to illustrate the most common barriers encountered in identifying co-occurring disorders and underscores the unique needs of rural communities that are home to agricultural producers.