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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Resources

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Resources

UPDATED June 17, 2020 Update: CARES Act Provider Relief Fund. HHS expects to distribute $15 billion to eligible Medicaid and CHIP providers. The payment to each provider will be at least 2 percent of reported gross revenue from patient care; the final amount each...

Meth Rears Its Ugly Head

Methamphetamine (Meth) use and addiction is on the rise in California. Meth ruins lives, destroys families, and ultimately, kills. To make things worse, the deadly drug fentanyl is now being mixed with meth, in addition to opioids. While opioid continues to lead in...

Clinical Supervision of the SUD Counselor

Clinical supervision is a profession with its own theories, practices, and standards. There are several definitions of supervision. According to Technical Assistance Publication (TAP) 21-A, Competencies for Substance Abuse Treatment Clinical Supervisors, clinical...

International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day

International Overdose Awareness Day (IOAD) on August 31, 2020, is a chance to raise awareness of overdose, remember those we have lost, acknowledge the grief of those left behind, call for change, and end the stigma of drug use and addiction. IOAD is a global event...

Minority Mental Health Month

Minority Mental Health Month

Published by the US Office of Health and Human Services Office of Minority Health, July 2020 During National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month in July, the HHS Office of Minority Health (OMH) will continue to highlight its free and accredited e-learning program:...