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Human Trafficking 101 for Service Providers now available in Spanish

We are pleased to offer this Spanish translation of our Human Trafficking 101 for Service Providers.  Many thanks to Natalia Guevara (www.NataliaGuevaraTranslations.com) for her high quality translation services and our friends at the National Hispanic/Latino ATTC for reviewing her work.   Trata de Personas 101: Guía para Proveedores de Servicios Hoy, veintisiete millones de personas están esclavizadas. [...]


Dialogue Newsletter: November 2012

    November 2012 Issue > HIV/AIDS  (news from our Center of Excellence) Trends in Behavioral Healthcare:  Join the Conversation – Human Trafficking and HIV in DC by Abby Charles. This annual walk, held on the National Mall, brings together thousands from the DC community with dozens of local, national, and international nonprofit organizations to raise awareness and increase funding to [...]


New Videoes on our Youtube Channel – Using the ATTC/NIDA Blending Products to Affect Change

  Maxine Stitzer, Ph.D., principal investigator of the Mid-Atlantic node, explains the mission of the Clinical Trials Network to disseminate research-based drug abuse treatment into clinical practice. Dr. Stitzer shares with the audience how clinicians, scientists, and experienced trainers who are part of this NIDA/SAMSHA blending inititative have worked to create user-friendly treatment tools and [...]


An Overview of Evidence-Based Practices now available for free

The Danya Institute and the Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center are pleased to announce that their publication: An Overview of Evidence-Based Practices:   Implementing Science-Based  Interventions in Practical Settings is now available as a free book for the Ipad through the Itunes store. Those without Ipads can still download an electronic copy from the ATTC network.


Whats New Update: STD, HIV, TB, Hepatitis, Family Planning, and Addictions

Event Type: Educational Event What: This conference will focus on the integration efforts that support a collaborative healthcare approach. Current medical updates in services for STDs, HIV,TB, hepatitis, family planning and addictions will be discussed. After completing this conference, the learner should be able to: 1. State current treatment practices for hepatitis C and multi-drug [...]


SBIRT training opportunity Sept 5th Washington, DC

We are offering this as a pre-conference workshop prior to the IntNSA conference (www.intnsa.org). Though the full conference is geared toward nurses working in the addiction space, our workshop is geared for the broader workforce of medical and behavioral healthcare professionals working in a range of settings (hospitals, primary care, community mental health, clinics, health [...]


2012 Mid-Atlantic Behavioral Health Conference Highlight: Laura Galbreath on Tackling Challenges in the Integrated Health Workforce

Trends in Behavioral Healthcare: Join the Conversation The Danya Institute is pleased to present this regular series of orignal articles on trends in the field of behavioral healthcare.  Our latest article is by special guest author Gayle E. Morris. In this video, part of the 2012 Mid-Atlantic Behavioral Health Conference, Laura Galbreath is the guest speaker from the [...]


Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment

Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment Event Type: Educational Event What: This one day training will provide an overview of Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT). SBIRT is a comprehensive, integrated, public health approach to the delivery of early intervention and treatment services for persons with substance use disorders, as well as [...]


2012 Mid-Atlantic Behavioral Health Conference Highlight: Dr. Ijeoma Achara on Thriving in an Era of Change

Trends in Behavioral Healthcare: Join the Conversation The Danya Institute is pleased to present this regular series of orignal articles on trends in the field of behavioral healthcare.  Our latest article is by special guest author Jeremy Mohler. Dr. Ijeoma Achara of Achara Consulting, Inc. delivered her presentation titled Thriving in an Era of Change: Promoting [...]


Book Review: 90 Days, A Memoir of Recovery by Bill Clegg

Book and Movie Reviews The Danya Institute and Central East Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network are pleased to present original reviews of books and movies of special interest to our stakeholders.   90 Days, A Memoir of Recovery by Bill Clegg  This short novel  packs a lot of drama into an easy-to-read 194 pages.  A follow up [...]