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Working with clients who have difficulty managing anger can be a
SAMHSA offers a new online course, with continuing education
credit, to learn effective approaches in behavioral health care
Unregulated and marketed as cigarettes once were, e-cigarettes
pose new concerns regarding nicotine addiction—especially for
middle and high school students.
Exposure to alcohol before birth can cause lifelong problems for
infants and their families. SAMHSA's new Treatment Improvement
Protocol provides guidance to prevent alcohol-exposed pregnancy
and assist those affected by it.
Leaders from SAMHSA and the White House Initiative on Asian
Americans and Pacific Islanders convened a forum to address
workforce development, integrated care, data and surveillance,
and community engagement.
As part of its wellness initiative, SAMHSA focuses on preventing
cardiovascular disease in individuals with behavioral health conditions.
Peer groups were given funds to form community walking groups,
peer support buddies, nutrition and cooking workshops, and other
This interactive page offers new training opportunities, informational
resources, and events of interest to behavioral health practitioners.