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Opioids
Tuesday, August 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Courts designate August “Opioid Awareness Month” and launch training series »
https://www.flcourts.org/Resources-Services/Court-Improvement/Opioid-Initiative/Virtual-Workshops
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida Statewide Taskforce on Opioid Abuse Meeting »
Florida’s new Statewide Taskforce on Opioid Abuse held their first meeting today. Governor Ron DeSantis established the Op...
Friday, April 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Award of Grant to Combat Opioid Crisis »
  Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Award of National Health Emergency Dislocated Worker Grant to Combat Opioid Cri...
Friday, April 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
FADAA Opioid Treatment Programs Continue to See Positive Outcomes »
For Immediate Release Friday, April 5, 2019 Contact: Rebecca Roberts 850-878-2196 Download printable p...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
SOR Overview »
Overview of SAMHSA’s State Opioid Response (SOR) Grant (Announced on 6/14/2018) Award Amount: $49, 331,3...

Behavioral Health
Friday, November 1, 2019   (2 Comments - view/add)
6 Movies that Portray Mental Health and Depression Realistically »
By  Kristance Harlow ; from  The Fix, Addiction and Recovery, Straight Up. Movies have the power to sh...
Wednesday, September 18, 2019   (1 Comment - view/add)
Two Florida Schools Selected to Participate in Teen Mental Health First Aid Pilot Program »
Tallahassee, FL  – Florida was selected as one of the first expanded pilot sites for teen Mental Health First Aid. Th...
Thursday, May 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Ron DeSantis proclaims May 9th as Children's Mental Health Awareness Day in Florida »
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Tuesday, April 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Opioid Treatment Programs Gear Up to Provide Suicide Care »
    Mock tombstones designating some of the more than a thousand people who took their lives by suicide i...
Monday, March 25, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Mark Fontaine Receives Visionary Leadership Award at NatCon19 »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Rebecca Roberts Communications Director, FADAA        &nb...

Substance Use Disorders
Wednesday, April 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA launches Secure Your Meds campaign, calls on Americans to keep medications safe »
With families encouraged to stay at home due to the nationwide health crisis, the Drug Enforcement Administration is askin...
Friday, August 16, 2019
Florida connects to Military Health System PDMP to bolster opioid response »
by  Heather Landi  |  Aug 15, 2019 12:53pm firecehealthcare The state of Florida is partneri...
Thursday, April 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
April 27 is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day »
In 2016, 6.2 million Americans misused controlled prescription drugs. We know that the majority of them obtained thos...
Monday, April 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor DeSantis Takes Major Steps to Combat Florida's Opioid Crisis »
Governor Ron DeSantis Takes Major Steps to Combat Florida’s Opioid Crisis   Secures Additional $26M in F...
Monday, November 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Releases National Drug Threat Assessment »
November 02, 2018 Contact:  National Media Affairs Office Phone Number:  (202) 307-1000   D...

Member News
Wednesday, April 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Monday, May 13, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
IMPOWER wins a Sapphire Award! »
IMPOWER wins a Sapphire Award! IMPOWER created a program in 2013 to utilize telehealth technologies to provide me...
Friday, May 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida’s Behavioral Health Workforce Wins Big on the Last Full Day of Florida’s Legislative Session »
Florida’s Behavioral Health Workforce Wins Big on the Last Full Day of Florida’s Legislative Session. Behavioral...
Monday, April 8, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, March 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Major Medicaid HMOs to Combine »
March 27, 2019 Christine Sexton, and  Jim Saunders   TALLAHASSEE --- Centene Corp. will acquir...

Mental Health Disorders
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tampa Bay Leaders Form Coalition To Address Mental Health Crisis »
Tampa Bay Leaders Form Coalition To Address Mental Health Crisis   Originally published on June 21, 2019 8:48...
Monday, May 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
HAPPENING MAY 6 at 3:00PM: SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day May 9, 2019 »
Suicide Prevention: Strategies That Work Today, May 6, 2019 | 3 – 4:30p.m. EDT...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nationwide essay contest challenges high schoolers to be frank about mental health »
Multiple winners to be awarded by NIH and the Calvin J. Li Memorial Foundation. Students ages 16 to 18 years old...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Guns, Depression Fuel Suicides »
9 of the 112 fatal shootings in Volusia and Flagler counties in 2018 involved people killing themselves BY FRANK...
Tuesday, April 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Number of children going to ER with suicidal thoughts, attempts doubles, study finds »
By Dr. Edith Bracho-Sanchez, CNN, April 8, 2019 The number of children and teens in the United States who visited eme...

Treatment
Wednesday, March 6, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Local legislators making strong push for local Baker Act intake facility »
(Photo: Florida lawmakers are trying to get funding for a Baker Act facility on the Citrus Memorial Hospital campus. Using...

Prevention
Friday, July 24, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
FCC Designates 988 for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline »
https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DOC-365563A1.pdf
Thursday, May 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Florida's One Behavioral Health Association Supports Hope for Healing Florida »
Florida's One Behavioral Health Association Supports First Lady Casey DeSantis in the Establishment of Hope for Healing F...
Tuesday, December 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Some Simple Suggestions to Combat Holiday Stress »
Feeling a little blue during the holidays? Health.com has some simple suggestions to help ease the tension. ...
Monday, December 3, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DOH Public Health Advisory Hepatitis A Vaccination »
STATE OF FLORIDA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY In Re: REEMPHASIS OF HEPATITIS A VACCINATION RECOMM...
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Announcement »
  Department of Justice announces regulatory steps to address opioid epidemic (WASHINGTON)  – J...

Recovery
Thursday, April 30, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, April 22, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
The Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services issued New Guidance Regarding Enhanced Medicaid Funding »
The Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services issued New Guidance Regarding Enhanced Medicaid Funding for States in light of t...
Monday, June 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)

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