I have been working in central office - SA Prevention since November 2004.

The Intersection Between Substance Misuse Prevention and Recovery Approaches

The Intersection Between Substance Misuse Prevention and Recovery Approaches   Developed by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (SAMHSA’s CAPT), Virginia was chosen to pilot the Intersection between Substance Misuse Prevention and Recovery Approaches curriculum in 2017. In order to provide the curriculum, statewide, and ensure…

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IMPORTANT: PBPS Staff Time

We are noticing very low numbers in staff time entered into the PBPS data system. Some CSBs has not entered staff time since early 2020. We need all staff time to be caught up my March 8th. We know that covid-19 has caused some irregularity in schedules and activities, and etc., but if you are…

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FYI: Marketing branding insights – CBD and cannabis

https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/360699/from-cheerios-to-weed-trec-plans-pots-cpg-future.html From Cheerios to Weed: TREC Plans Pot’s CPG (consumer packaged goods) Future by Steve Smith , Staff Writer @popeyesm, 12 minutes ago We may never see that big splashy Super Bowl ad for a pot product. Still, the mind reels at the creative possibilities of goofing on chill Clydesdales or casting a celebrity cameo-tableau. “Snoop, Miley and Woody…

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Engagement of SAMHSA Grantees in Communities Talk to Prevent Underage Drinking 202

  SAMHSA’s Communities Talk to Prevent Underage Drinking Returns for 2021! SAMHSA’s eighth round of its Communities Talk to Prevent Underage Drinking initiative is set to launch January 2021. Among Americans under age 21, alcohol is the most frequently used substance, used more often than tobacco, marijuana, or other illicit drugs. And while underage alcohol use rates have steadily…

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