College of Nursing, School of Social Work receive a grant from SAMHSA

Feleta Wilson, associate professor and Fulbright Scholar in the College of Nursing, along with assistant professor and director of field education in the School of Social Work, Anwar Najor-Durack, received a three-year $945,000 Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) grant to train undergraduate and graduate social work and nursing students, as well as community health providers, to assess patients for substance abuse behaviors in primary care settings. Assistant professor Suzanne Brown and associate professor Antonio Gonzales-Prendes, both of the School of Social Work, along with Nursing's Umeika Stephens, assistant professor, and Cynthera McNeill, clinical instructor, are also involved with the project. Read more ... 

Read more information on the United States Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).

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