The Office of Behavioral Health convened a meeting April 27 around the State Targeted Response to the Opioid Crisis Grant to celebrate year-one accomplishments of grantees and community partners and to plan for year-two funding.
Registration is now open for the free OBH Research Forum "Behavioral Health with Elders." The forum is scheduled for 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. July 26 at Doubletree by Hilton in Westminster.
National Prescription Drug Take Back Day will be Saturday, April 28 from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. National TakeBack Day is a safe, convenient, and responsible way to safely dispose of unused or expired prescription drugs.
Colorado’s Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) pilot programs gathered on April 24-25 for the LEAD Kick Off meeting at the Denver Federal Center.
The State of Colorado's new opioid anti-stigma campaign, Lift the Label, will launch May 14 in Civic Center Park.
Here are 15 reasons why the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model of supported employment is the recommended approach to helping individuals with behavioral health disorders find and keep work:
On behalf of the Office of Behavioral Health, a team from the Colorado Health Institute recently traveled 3,546 miles across Colorado to identify the best ideas and programs for preventing youth from using and abusing substances. CHI visited the front lines to talk to experts, community leaders, families and kids to understand how Colorado’s statewide funders can better use their resources to strengthen substance use prevention efforts.
Interested stakeholders can review and comment on the proposed rule updates to OBH Rule Volume 2 CCR 502-1 to fully comply with federal incorporation by reference requirements established in 1 CFR Part 51 and removes outdated regulatory requirements for DUI providers.