Quarterly Reports and ETO Shutdown updates

Quarterly reports will now be completed via MS Word and uploaded to the portal in the Prevention Director’s group until further notice. I will set up a folder in the group’s Doc section in the near future.  The due date for the 4th Quarter report is still the last Friday in July (July 28th).  Please […]

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ETO System Shutdown

The ETO System that we currently use for data collection will be shutdown by June 30th @ noon. It is very important that everyone gets ALL data and hours into the ETO system by that date and time. No extensions can be given. More instructions will come next week!

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PFS SPF and OPT-R Data Collection Part 2

                Greetings! You will be getting $3100 instead of $2100 to cover one license for both PFS SPF and OPT-R! DBHDS Fiscal has contacted CSB fiscal that the money is arriving and that is what it is for. Please use this email if you need documentation that you […]

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NASADAD Meeting/CSAP/White House FY18 Budget

Good evening-   I am in Indianapolis, Indiana at the annual NASADAD meeting. Fran Harding, CSAP Director, and her Deputy held a roundtable this afternoon to discuss several issues: Grant Carryovers and No-Cost Extensions ( a state level issue), maintaining primary prevention while addressing the opioid crisis (we will always do primary but we must […]

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SAMHSA 2017 Prevention Leadership Academy

Greetings! Last week I had the opportunity to attend SAMHSA’s Prevention Leadership Academy with fellow NPNs from across the country to get SAMHSA updates, leadership directives and the opportunity to learn what other states and territories are doing.  Kana Enomoto, Acting SAMHSA Administrator/ Deputy Assistant Secretary and Fran Harding, CSAP Director, spent a great deal of time bringing us […]

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National Prevention Week (NPW) Webinars

We are pleased to share two upcoming webinars, which marks the conclusion of SAMHSA’s National Prevention Week webinar series. As you may know, these webinars are designed specifically to support organizations working on the front lines of prevention and may be a useful resource in your work.   Emerging Issues in Tobacco Use Tuesday, May 16, […]

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National Conference Resources

DBHDS OBHW has decided to add $3000 to your base prevention allocation so that Prevention staff can attend national conferences such as the NPN Prevention Research Conference, CADCA National Leadership Conference, CADCA Mid-Year Conference, National Social Development Research Conference, Integration of Behavioral Health and Primary Care from a Prevention Perspective Conference or any other national […]

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Opioid STR News

After HHS Tom Price made the CURES ACT announcement at the Prescription Drug Summit in Atlanta, GA last week, Governor McAuliffe received a copy of the award the same day. We still however had to wait on the official grant award letter to the state which came on Monday, April 24, 2017 so we have […]

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