Dr. McCance-Katz is the first Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use. This position was created under the 21st Century Cures Act and will support behavioral health priorities including the opioid epidemic.
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SAMHSA seeks to integrate and enhance trauma-informed approaches in behavioral healthcare.
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SAMHSA launched a redesigned NREPP Learning Center to support the use of research to improve behavioral health.
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SAMHSA is working with the VA and DoD to enhance informed prescribing practices and prevent misuse with veterans and military service members that can result in overdose or death.
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This week individuals, communities, and organizations focused on "making each day count" - this year's theme for Prevention Week.
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