Webinar: Collaborating with Other Professions, Professionals & Communities
June 4, 2013 from 3 - 4 pm EST (2 CST/1 MST/12 PST) - Earn 1 continuing education credit
This webinar outlines how to work within multidisciplinary teams, how to build community networks and how to work with managed care behavioral health organizations. The presenter will also discuss collaboration with and assertive linkage procedures to recovery mutual aid organizations and rapidly expanding recovery community organizations.
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Diversity Program Provides New Opportunities
Minority Fellowship Program Offers up to $20,000 in Support. This program, made possible by a grant awarded to the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC) by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), will administer two dozen counseling fellowships, as well as training and collaboration activities that will be open to all National Certified Counselors. The application deadline is February 28, 2013, and fellowships will be awarded in April 2013.
Need Help Paying Student Loans?
Qualified professionals can receive up to $170,000 loan repayments under the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program. This competitive program recruits health professionals to serve in areas with inadequate access to health care (referred to as Health Professional Shortage Areas—HSPAs). To be eligible, counselors must be fully trained, licensed and working at (or in the final stages of employment negotiations with) an NHSC-eligible facility.
To find out if you are an eligible health professional, for more information and to view the information bulletin and download the forms required for applying for a NHSC position, click here.