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SAMHSA Advancements in Crisis Response: Preparing to Pivot Virtual Summit

When: May 18, 2022, from 9:30-12:45 PST

Description: SAMHSA’s GAINS Center will be hosting a Virtual Summit to discuss updates and implementation strategies around new and emerging resources and policy expectations to support diversion opportunities for individuals experiencing a behavioral health crisis. The Virtual Summit will consist of two presentations; the first will discuss leveraging the opportunity for 988 in your community and the second will discuss ensuring meaningful crisis response and utilizing a three-point approach of “someone to talk to, someone to respond, and a place to go.”