Integrating behavioral health and community systems to enhance the access, provision, and quality of substance use disorder, opioid use disorder, and mental health services.

What's Happening

Enhancing Culturally Responsive Law Enforcement

15 May 2024

Corrections Collaboration and Practices for Tribal Members Impacted by Trauma and Substance Use Disorders

Wheel of Wellness: Movement Session 2

21 May 2024

A micro-training, held twice a month, and each month will focus on a specific principle. Dr. Rebecca Shisler Marshall will be leading all of these training sessions. If you were unable to attend the introductory webinar you can view...

Traumatic Brain Injury and Substance Use Disorder – Session 3

29 May 2024

In this session, we will provide insight into how states can consider integrating brain injury into their Opioid Fatality Review work.

Wyoming Community Conversation – Training Support for Rural Communities

04 Jun 2024

This is an in-person, free training event, designed to provide individuals with tools and strategies to help them address the impacts of opioid, substance use disorder, and mental health challenges in their communities.


“The National Mental Health and Substance Use Policy Laboratory (Policy Lab) leads the equitable coordination, analysis, development, and implementation of national policy to promote mental health, prevent substance misuse and addiction, provide treatment and support recovery.”

Harm Reduction

“Harm reduction is critical to keeping people who use drugs alive and as healthy as possible, and is a key pillar in the multi-faceted Health and Human Services’ Overdose Prevention Strategy.”


“The use of medications, in combination with counseling and behavioral therapies, to provide a “whole-patient” approach to the treatment of substance use disorders.”



“Recovery signals a dramatic shift in the expectation for positive outcomes for individuals who experience mental and substance use conditions or the co-occurring of the two.”