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Behavioral Health Equity

Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCU) Students and Presidents Participate in Behavioral Health Institute. In collaboration with the American Indian Higher Education Consortium (AIHEC), SAMHSA's Office of Behavioral Health Equity (OBHE) hosted the Tribal Colleges and Universities (TCU) Behavioral Health Institute in Rapid City, SD from March 22-23, 2012. The event focused on the impact of behavioral health on student retention and workforce development. The approach, modeled after SAMHSA's work with the Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU), engaged TCU presidents and student leaders to develop strategies for expanding campus capacity for behavioral health services and creating and promoting the behavioral health career pipeline for tribal students.

NNEDLearn 2012 Launches 6 New Communities of Practice Based on Community-Selected Interventions. SAMHSA and the National Latino Behavioral Health Association (NLBHA) hosted the National Network to Eliminate Disparities in Behavioral Health's (the NNED's) second annual NNEDLearn on-site training for diverse racial, ethnic, cultural and sexual minority communities and organizations to build skills in evidence-supported and culturally appropriate clinical, consumer, and organizational practices in Santa Ana Pueblo, NM in March 2012. The training model includes 6 months of follow-up coaching to facilitate uptake of the new practices in the community organizations. Read more…

SAMHSA Welcomes New Cohort of Pacific Islander Master Trainer Candidates. In March, SAMHSA and the Pacific Behavioral Health Collaborating Council (PBHCC) launched the Master Trainer Development Program for the Pacific Jurisdictions. This one year training and skill building effort is designed to develop the expertise of a set of Pacific Islander Master Trainer candidates to provide behavioral health training to their Pacific colleagues. Read more…

SAMHSA’s New Office of Behavioral Health Equity – Feb. 11, 2011

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