A Matter of Substance

A publication of the IDPH Division of Behavioral Health.

Current Issue

July 2021 - Matter of Substance Newsletter  

In this issue:

  • HHS Alignment Website
  • Employee Spotlight
  • State Opioid Response 2 Funding Announcement
  • Training Spotlight
  • Your Life Iowa Update

Archive Issues

April 2021 Matter of Substance Newsletter  

In this issue:

  • 44th Annual Governor's Conference on Substance Abuse
  • Training Spotlight
  • Problem Gambling Lunch and Learn Series

February 2021 - Matter of Substance Newsletter  

In this issue:

  • Legislative Session
  • Provider Spotlight
  • Employee Spotlight
  • YLI Update
  • Training/Licensure Spotlight

October 2020  

In this issue:

  • 2020 Recovery Month
  • Provider and Employee Spotlights
  • IDPH Awarded Money to Combat Opioids and Psychostimulant Use
  • Training Spotlight
  • Suicide Prevention Trainings
  • Assessing for Falls Risk

July 2020  

In this issue:

  • COVID-19 Update
  • COVID-19 Emergency Grant Announcement
  • Equity Matters
  • YLI Spotlight and Provider Spotlight
  • Gambling in Iowa
  • Naloxone for Law Enforcement Initiative

April 2020  

In this issue:

  • Your Life Iowa & COVID-19
  • Novel Coronavirus & Behaviorel Health Resources
  • Alcohol Awareness Month
  • Sexual Assault Awareness Month
  • Collegiate Recovery

January 2020  

In this issue:

  • Legislative Session 2020
  • Director's Corner
  • Employee Spotlight
  • Resilience Corner
  • Licensure Spotlight
  • Provider Spotlight
  • Training Spotlight
  • YLI Spotlight

October 2019  

In this issue:

  • Combating Opioid Misuse Amount Women and Girls Efforts
  • Treating Clients With a Brain Inury
  • IDPH Announces Four Grant Funding Opportunities
  • Prevention and Treatment Quality Improvement: NIATx Change Leader Academy
  • Recovery Month Events and Resources


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