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SAMHSA Seeks Comments on Strategic Plan

Friday, August 01, 2014

The U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is seeking comments on its draft strategic plan for FYs 2015-2018 titled "Leading Change 2.0: Advancing the Behavioral Health of the Nation 2015-2018." The draft outlines SAMHSA's proposed work across six Strategic Initiatives:

  • Prevention of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness
  • Health Care and Health Systems Integration
  • Trauma and Justice
  • Recovery Support
  • Health Information Technology
  • Workforce Development

The Strategic Plan will be used to guide SAMHSA in setting budget and policy priorities, managing financial resources, engaging public and private partners, and tracking and disseminating progress. The deadline for public comments is Monday, August 18.

View the Draft Strategic Plan

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