Visit the following website. SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration. Retrieved from http://www.samhsa.gov.
Click “Data, Outcomes, & Quality” and browse the various data links. Which links were you drawn to explore first? Why? As you browse, ask yourself if this information is easily understood to the general public and whether or not it answers questions that you may have as you peruse them.
In your paper, describe your exploration of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website. Do you see anything that surprises you? Discuss how the Department of Health and Human Services obtains its data. Also investigate and explain how issues made about provisions of the law are adequately addressed.