Showing posts from April 20, 2017

Headlines: Grants Totaling $485 Million To Combat Opioid Crisis

April 20, 2017 Subscribe SAMHSA Headlines—Your one-stop source for the latest from SAMHSA. Funding    |    Resources    |    Events    |    SAMHSA News Funding Grants Totaling $485 Million Available Soon To Combat Opioid Crisis Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D., announced that HHS will soon provide $485 million in grants to help states and territories combat opioid addiction. The funding will be provided through the State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grants administered by SAMHSA. Resources Behavioral Health Workforce Research Center The Behavioral Health Workforce Research Center (BHWRC) aims to strengthen the workfor

We'd love to have you present at our customer conference in August!

Mediware Events Submit Abstract We're still accepting abstracts!  We are looking for organizations to present at the Mediware Customer Conference. We'd love to hear about the unique and innovative ways you are utilizing out products, and know that your peers would benefit from your experiences, too! If you'd like to present during a 45-minute session, please fill out the abstract form and submit by May 15, 2017 to be considered. You'll be notified by May 30 th .  Registration Coming Soon... After wrapping up the Mediware Boot Camp last week, we are now finalizing the agenda for the Mediware Customer Conference, August 7-9, 2017. Registration will be coming in the coming weeks. To start planning your budget, tuition is $500, and the room rate at the Hyatt Regency New Orleans is $164/night (plus taxes). Please visit the conf

Webinar: New Toolbox for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health

Webinar: Unveiling of New Toolbox From SAMHSA's Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation Thursday, April 27, 2017 | 3–4 p.m. Eastern Time This webinar, presented by SAMHSA's Center of Excellence for Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Consultation (IECMHC), will explore the practice of IECMHC and how the Center of Excellence supports states, tribes, and communities. Register for the webinar to learn more about this behavioral approach that improves social and emotional outcomes for young children. The webinar will introduce participants to the Center's new toolbox of resources for implementing and enhancing IECMHC in states, tribes, and communities. This webinar is being held in advance of National Children's Mental Health Awareness Day, which takes place on May 4, 2017. Register for the Webinar