• 2015-2016 Josie Torralba Romero

    Scholarship Available

    The Josie Torralba Romero (JTR) Scholarship Fund seeks to honor its namesake by providing academic scholarships to Latino students interested in pursuing a college degree in behavioral health related academic areas.

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    Director of Behavioral Health

    The Director administers the County’s mental health and substance abuse treatment programs. This position has leadership and oversight to the entire spectrum of various services focused on all behavioral health systems of care.

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    Behavioral Health Consultant

    The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YFWC) is seeking a Behavioral Health Consultant to provide assessment, intervention, and onsite consultation to the primary care team.

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    Yakima
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    Mental Health Worker

    The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is seeking a Mental Health Worker to provide mental health or Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) services as determined in the treatment or care plan of the client.

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    Yakima
  • Academic Programs Available

    The Department of Child & Family Studies at the University of South Florida is responding to the growing demand for undergraduate and graduate students to fill positions in mental health, substance abuse, juvenile justice, developmental disabilities, and child welfare agencies, as well as consultants in schools and early education and care programs.

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  • NLBHA invited to the White House

    Fredrick Sandoval, NLBHA Executive Operations Manager, was invited by the Office of National Drug Policy Control and SAMHSA to join the nation's leading experts in the fields of substance abuse disorders and mental health treatment to discuss the latest programs, policies and how the Affordable Care Act is expanding coverage and access.

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    Therapist Supervisor

    The City of Alexandria, Virginia, is recruiting for a Therapist Supervisor to assist in providing clinical and administrative supervision to the Community Wraparound Team (CWT).

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    Alexandria
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    Community Health Worker

    The Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic (YVFWC) is seeking a Community Health Worker at their location in Grandview, Washington.

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    Yakima
  • Mental Health Comes to Hollywood

    Mental Health And Latinos On Screen

    NLBHA recently presented a special viewing of Director Diego Lopez' short film titled, Torcida (Twisted).

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Our Programs

  • CDEP offers an important and exciting opportunity to advance the current body of knowledge on community-based practices “that work” for Latino populations.



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  • The purpose of the MHiT is to support mental health providers working within communities where Spanish speaking or Limited English Proficient (LEP) clients often do not receive adequate care due to a lack of bilingual/bicultural staff.

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  • The Tenemos Voz National Latino Consumer Network takes action aimed at influencing national behavioral health care policy, eliminating disparities in access to services, and improving the quality of services and treatment outcomes for Latino populations.
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  • Ventanillas de Bienestar is a webinar training initiative of NLBHA developed to help community based organizations learn about effective outreach and enrollment strategies of uninsured Latino populations.

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Impact of Social Media in Health Care Webinar

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014
12:00 pm MST (11am PT; 12pm Arizona; 1pm MST; 1pm CST; 2pm EST)

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand how patients and consumers are suing social media as it relates to their health care.
  2. Understand how health care providers and organizations including hospitals, are using social media.

About the Presenter:

Yvonne Price develops and manages digital communications strategies to help health and science organizations maximize outreach and engagement with their target audiences. She completed her BS in journalism in California, where she produced multimedia communications for health organizations before going on to complete her MA in science and health communications at the University of Florida. She has worked with a number of national organizations, including the United States Antarctic Program. Yvonne joined the team at the Arizona Telemedicine Program in 2013, where she currently manages digital communications and social media.

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