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CCR 502-1 to fully comply with federal incorporation by reference requirements established in 1 CFR Part 51 and removes outdated regulatory requirements for DUI providers.
Opportunity for interested stakeholders to review and comment on the proposed rules for emergency medical services facilities (emergency departments) to report their 72-hour hold data to the Office of Behavioral Health annually.
Opportunity for interested stakeholders to review and comment on the proposed rule to remove the regulatory provision that a license or designation remains in effect during the approval process when a renewal application is submitted to OBH on or before the current expiration date.
Manitou Springs School District 14 (MSSD) coalition that receives Substance Abuse Block Grant prevention funding from the Office of Behavioral Health produced a public service announcement that promotes conversations between parents and their teens about tough situations they may encounter.