May 24 Webinar presents SAMHSA's Program to Achieve Wellness

NYAPRS Note: Don't miss this webinar introducing SAMHSA's new Program to Achieve Wellness, an initiative overseen by Policy Research Associates and on whose Steering Committee NYAPRS sits.

[SAMHSA'S Program to Achieve Wellness]


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May 11, 2016

Incorporating Wellness into Recovery

Introducing SAMHSA's Program to Achieve Wellness to the Field Webinar | Tuesday, May 24 | 3:30pm - 4:30pm ET | Register Now<>

Presenters: Carlton Speight from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Terri Hay and Crystal L. Brandow from Policy Research Associates, Inc. (PRA), and Glynis Jones from Westat, Inc.

Description: This webinar will introduce SAMHSA's Program to Achieve Wellness (PAW). A new program, the PAW complements SAMHSA's existing Wellness Initiative by facilitating the implementation of wellness best practices for people with mental or substance use disorders. The webinar will discuss challenges, resources, and lessons learned that inform the work of this SAMHSA program; and will review the vision, goals, and activities of the PAW.

Who should attend: State, territory, tribe, and county-level mental health and substance use disorders treatment/recovery systems administrators, consumers and people in recovery, behavioral health providers, homelessness service providers, peer providers, providers of other health and human services (primary health care, housing, employment), policymakers, public health professionals, and researchers.

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Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

5600 Fishers Lane, Rockville, MD 20857<> * 1-877-SAMHSA-7 * (1-877-726-4727)