Each September, SAMHSA sponsors National Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders, and to celebrate individuals living in recovery. The Toolkit and PSAs can be used to organize events, issue proclamations, and increase public awareness. Learn more about Recovery Month 2018 and how you can get involved.
SAMHSA is accepting applications for $930 Million to combat the opioid crisis through State Opioid Response Grants (Short Title: SOR). The program aims to address the opioid crisis by increasing access to medication-assisted treatment, reducing unmet treatment need, and reducing opioid overdose related deaths. The application due date is August 13, 2018 by 11:59 p.m. (ET).
SAMHSA is accepting applications for up to $50 million in Tribal Opioid Response Grants. The grants, which will go to tribes and tribal organizations, will fund prevention, treatment, and recovery activities in response to the opioid crisis. The grants will reduce unmet treatment needs and opioid overdose-related deaths. The application due date is August 20, 2018 by 11:59 p.m. (ET).
Publication Update: A Guide for Medical Providers in the Emergency Department Taking Care of Suicide Attempt Survivors
SAMHSA has published an update to this brochure that offers emergency department providers tips for enhancing treatment for people who have attempted suicide. It also offers information about communicating with families, HIPAA, patient discharge, and resources for medical professionals, patients, and their families.
We have a 35 hr./week with awesome benefits available for a licensed Social Worker.
This is a full time position!
This job is available in any of our 7 counties we serve in WV (Randolph, Barbour, Pocahontas, Pendleton, Grant, Mineral, Tucker).
Please apply online at www.mountainhospice.com
Theme: Transforming Health Care Through Social Work Leadership and Advocacy
Dates: October 3 – 6, 2018
Location: Portland, Oregon
To register online, click here.
To download the conference registration form, click here.
To download the 5+ member conference registration form (15% DISCOUNT!), click here.
Hotel reservations available for the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront. Click here
to make reservations.
**PLEASE NOTE** We are anticipating that these rooms will sell out so make your reservation today!
You are invited to exhibit your product to 300+ social workers from all levels of practice and settings as themes and topics relevant to transforming health care through social work leadership and advocacy are discussed.
Preston County Senior Citizens has a position available for a Full Time Social Service Coordinator. Bachelors in Social Work or related field required. Social Work license required. Stop by the senior center in Kingwood for an application or email your resume to Janie Lou White at email@example.com
New Year’s Eve Events
A New Year’s Eve Buffet will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Preston County Inn. Be sure to reserve your spot before seats fill up! Cost is $25.95 per person.
Stay overnight at Lakeview Golf Resort & Spa for their “Dancing through the Decades” New Year’s Eve celebration with WVAQ starting at 9:00pm to 1:00am. There will be three DJ sets featuring hits from the 70s, 80s, 90s, 2000s and today! They offer four party packages to choose from, as well, starting at $70-$279.99. Click here for details and pricing! RSVP today!
Plan you’re night out with Morgantown Marriott at Waterfront Place Hotel! Book your stay ($199 per couple) in their redesigned guest room, a complimentary cocktail, and a four course prix fixe dinner for two at Bourbon Prime. Plus, they’re offering complimentary self parking and a late checkout. Call to make reservations today!
The State Ballet Theatre of Russia presents “Swan Lake”
The State Ballet Theatre of Russia brings this Holiday classic the Metropolitan Theatre for the very first time. A ballet featured in four acts with world renowned dancers in an event sure to thrill all this Christmas season.
THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS BALLET.
A leader in classical Russian dance, the State Ballet Theatre of Russia is embarking on a new tour, bringing their excellent rendition of Swan Lake to North America once again. Recognized internationally as the world’s most romantic ballet, this supernatural epic glides to the haunting score of Tchaikovsky, with evocative choreography after the legendary Pepita and Ivanov, including audience favorite, Danse des petits cygnes.