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Opioids
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...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
STR Update »
Update on the Opioid State Targeted Response (STR) Grant Award Amount: • $27,150,403 per year for up to 2 years (...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
State Targeted Response Meeting »
State Targeted Response Meeting: Tampa Over eighty people gathered in Tampa on Tuesday, June 26 for a State Targeted Re...
Thursday, December 28, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Proposed Opioid Funding, Reforms Circulating Through Florida Legislature »
    Several proposals to combat the opioid epidemic are circulating through the Florida House and...
Monday, December 11, 2017
Women of Childbearing Age and Opioids »
The past decade has seen a rise in the proportion of infants who have been exposed to opioid drugs, such as heroin or...

Behavioral Health
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Abuse »
Elinore McCance-Katz, MD, PhD, Assistant Secretary, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration held a town...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
FADAA Announces $1 Million in Grants to Fight State's Opioid Epidemic »
TALLAHASSEE, Fla., April 25, 2018 - The Florida Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association (FADAA) today announced it has receive...
Monday, March 12, 2018
FADAA Recognized Nationally »
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Monday, March 12, 2018
Mental Health Resources for Youth Signed into Law »
For Immediate Release: Gov. Rick Scott Signs Historic Legislation to Empower Schools to Provide Mental Health Resour...
Friday, February 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Scott's Press Release on Gun Laws, School Safety, and Mental Health »
Governor Scott outlines new mental health initiatives and additional mental health funding in wake of Marjory Stoneman Dou...

Member News
Tuesday, August 28, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Meet the 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners »
FADAA 2018 Awards of Excellence Winners   Lifetime Achievement Award Dick Jacobs CEO, Aspire Dick Jac...
Wednesday, June 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
National Council and FADAA Statement on Separation of Children from Their Parents »
FADAA echoes a recent statement provided by the The National Council of Behavioral Health on the separation of children fr...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Behavioral Health Forums »
FBHA has been an active participant in Community Behavioral Health forums hosted by our members. Recently FBHA CEO Mark Fo...
Monday, May 21, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FADAA Strongly Opposes DOC Substance Abuse Program Cuts »
Other Articles/LTEs News Channel 7 WJHG/Capitol News Service Palm Beach Post Tampa Bay Times  Down...

Mental Health Disorders
Monday, May 7, 2018
Mental Health Facts in Florida »
  Click the image to download the Mental Health in Florida brochure.

Prevention
Monday, July 16, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
DEA Announcement »
  Department of Justice announces regulatory steps to address opioid epidemic (WASHINGTON)  – J...
Friday, May 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ounce of Prevention Funding Opportunity »
The Ounce of Prevention Fund of Florida has a funding opportunity for prevention programs to "Reduce substance abuse (alco...
Monday, May 14, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Childhood Poisoning Safeguards »
Today, The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse (CASA) released a new report,  Childhood Poisoning:...

Recovery
Monday, July 16, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Sober Home Task Force Continues »
Legislative Funded Sober Home Task Force Concludes Official Duties; Will Continue to Meet The “Sober Homes Task Force”...
Thursday, June 7, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Recovery Unplugged – The Future of Addiction Treatment NOW »
Recovery Unplugged – The Future of Addiction Treatment NOW By  The Fix staff   12/26/17   Sponsored...