• NLBHA invited to the White House

    Fredrick Sandoval, NLBHA Executive Operations Manager, was invited by the Office of National Drug Policy Control and SAMHSA to join the nation's leading experts in the fields of substance abuse disorders and mental health treatment to discuss the latest programs, policies and how the Affordable Care Act is expanding coverage and access.

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  • 2015-2016 Josie Torralba Romero

    Scholarship Available

    The Josie Torralba Romero (JTR) Scholarship Fund seeks to honor its namesake by providing academic scholarships to Latino students interested in pursuing undergraduate degrees in behavioral health related academic areas.

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    NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, is pleased to announce the NAADAC Minority Fellowship Program for Addiction Counselors (NMFP-AC). The application deadline is February 28, 2015.

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Our Programs

  • CDEP offers an important and exciting opportunity to advance the current body of knowledge on community-based practices “that work” for Latino populations.



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  • The purpose of the MHiT is to support mental health providers working within communities where Spanish speaking or Limited English Proficient (LEP) clients often do not receive adequate care due to a lack of bilingual/bicultural staff.

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  • The Tenemos Voz National Latino Consumer Network takes action aimed at influencing national behavioral health care policy, eliminating disparities in access to services, and improving the quality of services and treatment outcomes for Latino populations.
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  • Ventanillas de Bienestar is a webinar training initiative of NLBHA developed to help community based organizations learn about effective outreach and enrollment strategies of uninsured Latino populations.

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Bilingual (English/Spanish) Senior Therapist Needed

The Center for Children and Families in the Alexandria, Virginia, Department of Community & Human Services is hiring for a full time Bilingual (English/Spanish) Senior Therapist to provide intake assessments, crisis intervention, and individual, group and family therapy with children and adolescents experiencing serious substance abuse and/or mental health challenges. The person in this position must be clinically licensed in Virginia or licensed eligible (everything but the test or endorsement from other state), fluent in Spanish and English, and have at least two years post masters experience providing direct behavioral health treatment services with school-aged children and their families.

The Center for Children and Families in the Alexandria, Virginia, Department of Community & Human Services is hiring for a full time Bilingual (English/Spanish) Senior Therapist to provide intake assessments, crisis intervention, and individual, group and family therapy with children and adolescents experiencing serious substance abuse and/or mental health challenges. The person in this position must be clinically licensed in Virginia or licensed eligible (everything but the test or endorsement from other state), fluent in Spanish and English, and have at least two years post masters experience providing direct behavioral health treatment services with school-aged children and their families.

 

Position closes on January 9, 2015.

More details at www.alexandriava.gov/jobs.

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