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  • December 9, 2020

    News, Resources, & Happenings at TAC – December 2020

    Affordable Housing | Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    For people who need help accessing housing and behavioral health services, recent events have highlighted the need for effective, system-level solutions.

  • June 19, 2019

    News, Resources, & Happenings at TAC – June 2019

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    Challenges and solutions for rural mental health care - and helping states expand access to a full range of addiction treatment.

  • October 10, 2018

    Recovery Housing and the Importance of Choice

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    The destructive nature of substance use disorders and the influence of active addiction on people’s behavior can often lead to homelessness. In fact, The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA) estimates that 38 percent of individuals experiencing homelessness are dependent on…

  • June 12, 2018

    Using Value-Based Payment to Encourage Integrated Substance Use Disorder Care — The First Steps

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Blog Post

    Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental death in the United States, with staggering numbers of additional deaths occurring every year due to tobacco use, alcohol addiction, and other substance use disorders (SUDs). It is essential to expand…