ONGOING -Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

Youth Mental Health First Aid can be taught as either a 2-day in-person workshop or a hybrid course consisting of 2 hours of self-paced pre-work content followed by an in-person instructor-led training.

For more information about hosting a training in your community, email or Dusty Arnold at

ONGOING can be viewed at your leisure.  This archived Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) webinar is perfect for healthcare professionals who want an MAT waiver in order to prescribe buprenorphine.  The 1.5-hour virtual training covers best practices, the most commonly prescribed medications for Opioid Use Disorder (OUD), and steps in the application process for an MAT waiver.  Please see the below flyer for more information.  You can register at this link:

An Overview of Medication for Opioid Use Disorder and Stigma, MAT Webinar flyer                         

Ongoing can be viewed at your leisure. On Tuesday, December 8th, the Health Resources and Services Administration's Office of National Drug Control Policy will host the first of workshop of its "Rural Faith Leaders Workshop Series: Empowering Faith Leaders to Help Persons with Substance Use Disorder," a series of workshops designed to aid faith leaders in helping individuals suffering from substance use disorders.  The first workshop is on Tuesday, December 8th at 1:00 pm, but the workshops will be recorded and available for viewing in the future.  More information can be found here:

If you would like to attend the event, please RSVP to Betty-Ann Bryce at Please include your name, title, organization and contact information.

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Please join us for the Kreuter Katz Lecture on Health Equity hosted by the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

The 2021 lecture will be presented as an in-person and livestream program. The guest speaker is Dr. Sandro Galea, the dean and Robert A. Knox Professor at Boston University School of Public Health. The lecture topic is Inequality and the COVID-19 Pandemic: How We Got Here and Where To Go Next.

Link to register: