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MFPCC

Minority Fellowship Program Coordinating Center (MFPCC)
The purpose of the Minority Fellowship Program (MFP) Coordinating Center is to support the MFP program, enhance the careers of the MFP Fellows, and document MFP program impacts. For additional information about the MFP, click here.
FELLOW OF THE MONTH

Dr. Micah L. McCreary

As the Reverend Dr. Micah L. McCreary enters his second year as President of the New Brunswick Theological Seminary, he draws on his deep spiritual foundation and his scholarly understanding of psychology to provide leadership for the next generation of seminarians. .....Read more

ALL FELLOWS OF THE MONTH

SPOTLIGHT

SPOTLIGHT features news, announcements, events, and hot topics on behavioral health in underserved communities.
2018 Recovery Month Toolkit Is Now Available for Download

Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors Recovery Month to increase awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and celebrate the people who recover. The theme for the 2018 Recovery Month is Join the Voices for Recovery:.....Read more
AAMFT
American Association for Marriage and Family TherapyExternal Web Site Policy
ANA
American Nurses AssociationExternal Web Site Policy
APA
American Psychological AssociationExternal Web Site Policy
ApA
American Psychiatric AssociationExternal Web Site Policy
CSWE
Council on Social Work EducationExternal Web Site Policy
NAADAC
The Association for Addiction ProfessionalsExternal Web Site Policy
NBCC
National Board for Certified CounselorsExternal Web Site Policy
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CORNER

PDC

Explore learning, training, and networking opportunities. The Professional Development Corner is your connection to meetings and events, publishing opportunities, and job openings.

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FACTS AND FIGURES
Learn about statistics, trends, and other relevant insights for behavioral health practitioners working to reduce health disparities and improve outcomes for people in underserved communities.
Veterans and Substance Use
In 2014, there were more than 23 million veterans in the United States. One in 14 experienced a substance use disorder. In 2013, 62,000 veterans were admitted for treatment. The misuse and abuse of alcohol was the most prevalent substance use issue for veterans, compared with non-veteran populations. Also, for veterans seeking substance use treatment, 1 in 4 experienced homelessness.


In 2014 there were over 23 milltion vetereans in the U.S. 1 in 14 had a substance use disorder

To help our nation's veterans overcome substance use disorders, review more information and resources at:
https://www.samhsa.gov/veterans-military-families