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News by Topic: Behavioral health workforce

California’s Mental Health Physician Shortage Is Bad, And Getting Worse, Study Finds
Feb 16, 2018 - Highlights the high demand for mental health providers in California, including information from a recent report that found that rural areas of the state have especially high need for mental health professionals and that this problem is likely to worsen over time.
Source: capital public radio
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SAMHSA: Center for Substance Abuse Prevention; Notice of Meeting Federal Register
Jan 11, 2018 - Notice from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) announcing a meeting of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) National Advisory Council (NAC), which is scheduled on February 14, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern. The meeting is open to the public and will include discussions on opioid use prevention, the substance use prevention workforce, and recent CSAP program developments.
Source: Federal Register
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