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Industry News
13 hours ago
What is Cognitive Behavioral Therapy? »
Baylor College of Medicine has an article breaking down cognitive behavioral therapy. Read More
13 hours ago
HHS Grants Health Centers $125M For Quality Improvement and EHR Use »
The Health and Human Services gave $125 million to health centers in all 50 states for quality improvements and using elec...
13 hours ago
Select Committee Discusses Substance Use Disorder Treatment in the Criminal Justice System »
The Select Committee on Opioids and Substance Abuse discussed substance use disorders in the criminal justice system last...
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
US Teens With Substance Abuse Issues More Likely to Die Young »
New research shows that teens with conduct and substance use disorders have a higher risk for premature death. Read More
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
6 Women Share What They Want Others To Understand About Substance Use Disorder »
Bustle had six women share their journeys with substance use disorders. Read More

State-by-State News
13 hours ago
NV | Las Vegas Addiction Specialist Dr. Peter Mansky Dies at 75 »
Dr. Peter Mansky, who helped many deal with addiction and substance abuse, passed away August 4. Read More
13 hours ago
UT | Helping Mothers Face Drug Dependency and Addiction »
The University of Utah Health help pregnant and postpartum women who are dealing with substance use disorders. Read More
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
IA | Hubbell Hears Concerns on Mental Health Care »
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Fred Hubbell met with mental health care providers to discuss concerns. Read More
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
LA | Children's Hospital Breaks Ground on Behavioral Health Center »
Children's Hospital New Orleans has broken ground for construction of their new Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Cen...
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
OK | New Motion to Have Opioid Case Heard in Separate Phases »
Oklahoma attorneys have requested that the opioid litigation filed by Attorney General Mike Hunter be heard in separate ph...

Legislative Alerts
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
New Hampshire State Substance Use Disorder Treatment Services Program »
On July 5, 2018, Governor Chris Sununu signed SB 487 . Introduced last December by Dan Feltes with eight others, the bi...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Researching the Opioid Crisis »
Journalist Beth Macy has been covering the opioid crisis and has written a book based on her results. Read More
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Rhode Island Insurance Coverage for Mental Illness and Substance Abuse »
On July 2, 2018, Governor Gina Raimondo signed S2540 . Introduced in March by five Democrat senators, "Insurance Covera...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Updates to Hawai'i's Uniform Controlled Substance Act »
On July 11, 2018, Governor David Ige signed HB 2384 and HB 2385 , both of which update the Uniform Controlled Subst...
Wednesday, June 27, 2018
Grant for Tennessee Behavioral Health Pilot Project »
Tennessee's Finance, Ways and Means Committee is currently looking at SB0045 . Sponsored by Senator Becky Massey , t...

Advocacy Alerts
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
New York Addiction Amendments to Public Health Law »
NY S00687 On January 1, 2017, Senator Timothy Kennedy introduced S00687 with co-sponsors Tony Avella and Li...
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Federal Money: EHRs, Opioid Alternatives, and SUE Workforce Loans »
HB 3331: Electronic Health Record Technology Adoption On July 20, 2017, Representative Lynn Jenkins introduced...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
California After School Programs, Opioid Prevention, and Medi-Cal Reimbursement »
California residents: there are some bills winding its way through the state government we'd like to draw your attention t...
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Federal HB 5176 & 5272 - Overdose Funding and Evidence-Based Standards »
Federal HB 5176: Preventing Overdoses While In Emergency Rooms Act of 2018 On March 6, 2018, HB 5176 was intr...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Federal Opioid Legislation (HB 5685 & 5353) »
The opioid crisis is, alas, still going strong. There are two pieces of federal legislation currently in Senate committees...

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