Starting April 15: SAMHSA National Advisory Council Meetings

CMHS National Advisory Council Meeting 

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Eastern Time

Discussions will include:

  • Expanding access to evidence-based treatment for serious mental illness
  • Effective practices of engaging people with serious mental illness into treatment and recovery
  • SAMHSA’s role in influencing the provision of treatment for mental and substance use disorders
  • The Health Integration Workgroup White Paper Draft Report

For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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CSAP National Advisory Council Meeting 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 9:30 a.m.–4 p.m. Eastern Time

Discussions will include:

  • Prescription drug abuse
  • SAMHSA’s Leading Change 2.0
  • SAMHSA/CSAP updates
  • SAMHSA’s role in influencing the provision of treatment for behavioral health disorders
  • For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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CSAT National Advisory Council Meeting 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 9:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Eastern Time

Closed session from 9:30 a.m.–11 a.m. The open session discussions will include:

  • The Director’s report
  • SAMHSA’s role regarding treatment of mental illness and substance use disorders
  • SAMHSA/CSAT budget update
  • A Pregnant and Postpartum Women and Medication-Assisted Treatment panel discussion
  • A recovery presentation
  • For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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Advisory Committee for Women’s Services (ACWS) National Advisory Council Meeting Wednesday, April 15, 2015 | 9:30 a.m.–5:15 p.m. Eastern Time

Discussions will include women’s behavioral health issues of interest to SAMHSA, including:

  • Concerns of high-risk and high-need girls and young women
  • Support of women in co-ed settings
  • Mental health and personal challenges for lesbian, bisexual, and transgender women
  • The Pregnant and Postpartum Women grant program

For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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Joint Meeting of SAMHSA Advisory Councils 
Thursday, April 16, 2015 | 8:30 a.m.–4:15 p.m. Eastern Time

Discussions will include:

  • SAMHSA’s role in influencing the provision of treatment for mental and substance use disorders
  • A presentation and discussion regarding the science of changing social norms

For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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SAMHSA’s National Advisory Council Meeting 
Friday, April 17, 2015 | 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Eastern Time

Discussions will include:

  • Reflections on the Joint National Advisory Councils meeting
  • An update from the SAMHSA Administrator
  • A discussion on health information technology and delivery system reform

For call-in information, and to sign into the meeting using Adobe Connect, please follow the link provided below.

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Learn More About the SAMHSA Advisory Councils

Information and Materials About SAMHSA’s Advisory Council Meetings

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