Indian Health Service (IHS) Behavioral Health Fact Sheet


Sponsoring Organization

Indian Health Service (IHS)


Provides an overview of how Indian Health Service (IHS) is working to address behavioral health in American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities. Describes behavioral issues affecting individuals and families, such as alcohol and substance abuse, mental health, suicide, domestic violence, and behavior-related chronic disease.

Geographic Coverage



American Indians, Alaska Natives, and Native Hawaiians • Mental Health • Substance Use Disorder • Suicide and Suicide Prevention • Violence, Trauma, and Abuse