Our Mission

The mission of The Substance Use and Mental Health Leadership Council of RI is to promote a collaborative, coordinated system of high quality, comprehensive community-based mental health and substance abuse prevention and treatment services.

News & Events

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the 49th annual New England Summer School of Addiction Studies which will take place on June 4 - 7, 2018, at Worcester State University, Worcester, Massachusetts. This...
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Governor Gina Raimondo's Overdose Prevention and Intervention Task Force invites you to attend  the Community Overdose Engagement (CODE): Review and Response event which will highlight the innovative...
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Trainings

This workshop is designed for the professional who hopes to gain a better understanding of culture and cultural competency issues and the ways to improve upon identifying and communicating with...
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THIS IS SUPERVISION - NOT TRAINING.  NO CEUS ARE PROVIDED. These supervision sessions are appropriate for those who are working towards certification  as an Alcohol and Drug...
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Workforce Development

The behavioral health workforce is one of the fastest growing workforces in the country. Employment projections for 2020 based on the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics forecast a 27% rise in employment opportunities for substance abuse and mental health counselors from 2016 to 2020.

     As stated by the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) the current and worsening opioid crisis, the impending addiction crisis with marijuana, and the thousands of lives lost or suffering from alcohol and other substance use and mental health disorders is coinciding with a...
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