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

The Leadership Council has just announced its summer training schedule.  Sign up today for either day or evening classes!  Several exciting new topics have been added including "Child Pornography...
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Rhode Island Communities for Addiction Recovery Efforts (RICARES) presents:

For most of the 20th century, addiction treatment and research has focused on the "problem"--whether understood as...
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Trainings

2 CEUs*:  (SW,CD, MHC) Training will provide an overview of the Shifting Models of Care from the 'Traditional Medical Model' to Person Centered & Recovery Oriented Care. Special emphasis on...
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2 CEUs*: (SW,CD, MHC) Presented by Day One: this training covers the topics of Child Pornography, Sextortion and Sexting.on the emerging issue of child pornography/child sexual abuse material and...
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Workforce Development

Are you interested in pursuing a career in the field of behavioral health?  The Leadership Council's website provides a wealth of information and resources to help you on your way:  a Career Ladder which, at a glance, provides an overview of the different certifications available and related requirements; RI licensing and...
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