Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration:
SAMHSA provides resources and information to help public and private health professionals
2018 National Prevention Week Planning Guide and Resource Calendar
This planning guide and resource calendar equips communities with tools for developing National Prevention Week (NPW) events in 2018. It includes a list of health observances, event planning strategies, and SAMHSA resources. Inventory#: PEP18-NPWCALENDAR
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SAMHSA’s Wellness Initiative
A component of SAMHSA's Wellness initiative, this poster emphasizes "Focus on the Physical," and shows a variety of images of people living a healthy lifestyle such as exercising, sleeping, getting routine checkups, etc. Inventory#: SMA16-4956 More
Minority Fellowship Program Coordinating Center
Become an MFP Fellow
MFP fellowships are open to people pursuing master's or doctoral degrees in various fields of behavioral health. Through seven national behavioral health organizations selected by Congress to administer the program, some 200 MFP fellows are awarded educational scholarships and receive training each year under the program.
Student Veterans of America
Mission: To provide military veterans with the resources, support, and advocacy needed to succeed in higher education and following graduation.
Vision: All veterans will succeed in higher education, achieve their academic goals, and gain meaningful employment.
White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (US Dept of Education)
Interested in The White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities (WHIHBCU) is looking for motivated undergraduate, graduate and professional students to join our team in spring 2017! An internship with our office is a great opportunity to learn about our initiative and get exposed to some of the innovative ideas shaping the nation’s HBCUs.
The WHIHBCU is housed inside the U.S. Department of Education (ED) in Washington, D.C. ED interns working in the WHIHBU office will have the opportunity to make meaningful contributions in support of the Department's mission to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering educational excellence.
The initiative accepts interns in the fall, winter/spring, and summer. Typically interns are with the Department for eight to ten weeks (some can stay shorter or longer depending on circumstances).
If interested, please fill out the attached application form and send it along with your resume and cover letter. Spring intern applications are due Monday, December 20th to email@example.com. We will contact potential candidates (and only potential candidates) for follow-ups and additional information.
Top Health Issues for LGBT Populations Information & Resource Kit
Active Duty, National Guard, Reserve, and Veteran-together with their families and communities by leading efforts to ensure that needed behavioral health services are accessible and that outcomes are positive. Click here for more information.
North Carolina A&T State University offers the Doctor of Philosophy in Rehabilitation Counseling and Rehabilitation Counselor!The School counseling program is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and aligned with the competencies set forth by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI). Both the School Counseling program and the Community Counseling program are accredited by the Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP). The Rehabilitation Counseling program is accredited with the standards set forth by the Council on Rehabilitation Education (CORE). These accreditations indicate program alignment with national training standards for professional counselors in each of their respective areas.
For more information please call 336-334-7916. Dr. Tyra Turner-Whittaker is the coordinator of the PhD in Rehabilitation Counseling and Rehabilitation Counselor Education Program.
Bullying Prevention Awareness Information
National Eating Disorders Week was created to shed light onto eating disorders, thus ending the stigma surrounding them and improving public understanding. Eating disorders are real, treatable medical illnesses. They frequently coexist with other illnesses such as depression, substance abuse, or anxiety disorders. Take time out this week to improve your own awareness so you may be able to help someone in need. Find out more!
JED's Student Advisory Council (SAC) is a group of exceptional young people who enhance our impact on campus and bring the student voice and perspective to our programming. We're looking for passionate students who have an interest in mental health and promoting community on campus. If you or someone you know would be interested in this opportunity.