Risk Factors v. Protective Factors

Risk Factors versus Protective Factors A ground-breaking study originally completed at Kaiser-Permanente from 1995-1997 examined the relationship between childhood abuse and neglect (or, Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)) and later health and well-being. The study...

Supporting Those Who Serve

By: Cicely K. Burrows-McElwain, LSCW-C, Military and Veteran Affairs Liasion, SAMHSA’s Office of Policy, Planning and Development In or out of uniform, many service members return home to communities where they continue to lead and contribute. For some military...

Marijuana Myths & Connecting with Your Teen What, When & Where Join us for an evening with world-renowned speaker Ty Sells. Ty will engage us in a thoughtful, inclusive workshop that focuses on making a positive connection with our teens.  As a long time youth...