SAMHSA Headlines: Budget Request Affirms Commitment to Behavioral Health

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SAMHSA Headlines  •  1-877-SAMHSA-7 (1-877-726-4727) February 16, 2012

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Budget Request Affirms Commitment to Behavioral Health

The President's Budget Request for Fiscal Year 2013 was released on February 13, 2012.

Sober Truth on Preventing Underage Drinking (STOP Act) Applications Now Available

SAMHSA is accepting applications for up to a 4-year total of $15.6 million to fund STOP Act grants aimed at preventing alcohol use among underage youth in communities across the Nation.

SAMHSA Turns 20

SAMHSA Turns 20

Share your views on the most noteworthy changes in behavioral health in the last 20 years.


Almost Half of College Students in Substance Abuse Treatment Admitted for Alcohol Disorders

New report shows college students have a significantly higher rate of treatment admissions for alcohol problems than their nonstudent counterparts.

Upcoming Events



Webinar: Early Intervention—Hope for Youth With Serious Mental Illness

Learn how biological and psychosocial investigations and interventions research can be translated into practice.



Conference: 25th Annual Children's Mental Health Research and Policy

Register for this conference that advances system of care research primarily to enhance the capacity of the children's mental health field. Location: Tampa, Florida.



Conference: 42nd National Council Mental Health and Addictions

Get tips and tools on streamlining business and clinical practices, improving treatment, engaging peers, and more. Location: Chicago, Illinois.


TIP 53: Addressing Viral Hepatitis in People with Substance Use Disorders and TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders  

Guidelines: TIP 53: Addressing Viral Hepatitis in People With Substance Use Disorders

Guidelines: TIP 54: Managing Chronic Pain in Adults With or in Recovery From Substance Use Disorders

Series Report: Emergency Department Visits Involving Illicit Drug Use Among Males

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