APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN!
The SAMHSA Office of Behavioral Health Equity is excited to bring NNEDLearn 2021 to community-based organizations. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this year NNEDLearn 2021 will be a fully virtual experience! The virtual intensive training is expected to take place March 23-25, 2021.
You can find more information about NNEDLearn 2021 below.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) invites National Network to Eliminate Disparities in Behavioral Health (NNED) members to participate in its eleventh annual training opportunity for community-based organizations, NNEDLearn 2021. The goal of NNEDLearn is to develop members’ skills in evidence-supported and culturally appropriate mental illness and substance use prevention and treatment practices and to support practice implementation. This training model includes two introductory webinars, a 3-
NNEDLearn 2021 offers five training tracks:
- Achieving Whole Health: Balancing Mind, Body and Spirit (AWH)
- Familia Adelante: Multi-risk Reduction Behavioral Health Prevention for Latino Youth and Families (FA)
- Motivational Interviewing (MI)
- Preventing Long-term Anger and Aggression in Youth (PLAAY)
- Project Venture: Positive Youth Development for American Indian and Alaska Native Youth (PV)
The application period for NNEDLearn 2021 is open! Please review the pre-application decision tree before applying to ensure you are ready to apply. Applications will close January 8, 2021 at 5:00 pm ET.
If you have any questions, please email NNEDLearn@nnedlearn.net.
What is the NNEDLearn model?
Recognizing that it takes more than a three-day one-time training to implement new practices or programs, the full NNEDLearn training model consists of four critical components: Prepare (introductory webinars, other readiness activities); Learn (3-day virtual intensive training); Implement (follow-up virtual coaching sessions and related activities); and Sustain (efforts to sustain practice, through staff and funding supports, surveys on outcomes and impact).
Objectives for each NNEDLearn stage are:
What are the requirements for participation?
Organizations can propose three to five team members for participation, including one team leader. See the training tracks for more information on participant criteria
Due to the NNEDLearn 2021 training being fully virtual, accepted applicants must have access to stable internet service to participate in the NNEDLearn 2021 training.
Accepted teams will be required to submit a digital story by September 1, 2021. Learn about the NNEDLearn 2021 digital story.
NNED membership is required for NNEDLearn participation. If you are not
Questions? Email NNEDLearn@nnedlearn.net.
Learn about previous NNEDLearn trainings.