For release: 2018 End of Year Evaluation Report: Community Perceptions of Substance Use and Outcomes of Educational Activities

Service providers and community coalitions throughout Southern Arizona under contract with Cenpatico Integrated Care, Inc addressed substance use and misuse among youth and older adults across four Counties in Southern Arizona. Results from data collected across two years, 2016-2018, are reported. Topics include: Prevailing problems of substance misuse Community perceptions of youth access to substances […]

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SAMHSA: Topics in the News

2017 Voice Awards Event August 16, 2017; 10:30 p.m. ET Register to attend SAMHSA’s 2017 Voice Awards! Help honor people in recovery and their family members who are community champions seeking to improve the lives of people with mental illnesses and addictions. The Voice Awards also recognizes television and film productions that educate the public about […]

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Redesigned NREPP Learning Center Launched

SAMHSA announces the launch of the new Learning Center for the National Registry of Evidence-Based Programs and Practices (NREPP). The site was designed to provide resources for developing, implementing, and sustaining culture-centered and evidence-based programs and practices. Learning Center tools provide practical support for using evidence-based programs and practices to improve the behavioral health of […]

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Save the date: 49th Annual Southwestern School for Behavioral Health Studies Conference

Save the date for the 49th Annual Southwestern School for Behavioral Health Studies Conference, August 13-17, 2017! The event will be held at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa in Tucson, Arizona. The agenda will include a dynamic group of expert speakers on topics significant to mental health, addiction, criminal justice, child welfare, cultural diversity and ethics. […]

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National Prevention Strategy: America’s Plan for Better Health and Wellness

Prevention should be woven into all aspects of our lives, including where and how we live, learn, work and play. Everyone—government, businesses, educators, health care institutions, communities and every single American—has a role in creating a healthier nation. The National Prevention Strategy is a comprehensive plan that will help increase the number of Americans who […]

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