News & Events

What's NEW! for Behavioral Health Professionals


*Dr. JoAnne Malloy Receives $2.4 Million from HRSA for Building Futures Together Project

Dr. JoAnne Malloy, research associate professor, recently received $2.4M from Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) for Building Futures Together. The newly funded program will prepare 98 paraprofessionals in healthcare and school settings to provide specialized enhanced care coordination to children, youth, and their caregivers whose parents are impacted by opioid use disorders (OUD) and other substance use disorders (SUD). Read more about the project in the IOD's "Vision and Voice."


*Endowment for Health - Fresh Takes: October 2020

Read the latest edition of the Endowment for Health's online newsletter, "Fresh Takes: Children's Behavioral Health Issue." 


*Developing an effective response to support young people with serious mental illness: the Onward NH project

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*A Journey of Anti-racism - Live Webinars on Thursdays in October

Thursdays, October 1 through October 29, 2020. Engage in a series of facilitated discussions on oppression, implicit bias, microaggressions, power & privilege, and moving towards anti-racism. This five-part series will provide an opportunity to participate in experiential exercises, reflection, and dialogue. Webinar flyer and registration information.  


*Coordinating Care for Children & Youth: A Town Hall Conversation about NH's Behavioral Health System of Care

June 16, 2020, 2:30-4:00 PM, online via Zoom. Register now for this FREE webinar. Join the movement to provide collaborative care for some of our most vulnerable youth! More information


Interdisciplinary Research in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Symposium

December 12, 2019, 5:00-8:00 PM - The Behavioral Health Initiative Interdisciplinary Working Group (FY19 CoRE awardee) is hosting an "Interdisciplinary Research in Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health" symposium. Faculty and graduate students who are interested in interdisciplinary research focused on child and adolescent behavioral health are welcome to attend. To reserve your space, email


* The New Hampshire Training Institute on Addictive Disorders has posted the following new training opportunities. 


Developing a Trauma Informed Souhegan Valley Community

Wednesday, May 22, 2019, 7:30-11:00 AM - The Boys and Girls Club of Souhegan Valley (56 Mont Vernon St. Milford). Breakfast and registration at 7:20 AM. Registration link. Event flyer.


It's Criminal Screening

Wednesday, May 15, 2019, 6 PM - Red River Theatres, 11 S. Main Street, Concord. This moving documentary followed a Dartmouth College class that brings students and incarcerated women together to write and perform a play. A panel discussion will follow the screening with former inmates, Dartmouth College professors, and a Department of Corrections Warden. Purchase tickets.


* New Hampshire Fisher Cats Game

Sunday, May 5, 2019, 12:35 PM - Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, 1 Line Drive, Manchester - Contact Michele Watson at or (603) 545-9569 x353 to get your tickets. 


* Mental Health Awareness Month Kickoff!

We'll be on State House Lawn on Wednesday, May 1st, from 10 AM - 11 AM, to kick off Mental Health Awareness Month. Join us to celebrate the schools, teachers, and organizations who will be recognized for their work around social emotional learning and raise awareness about children's mental health in New Hampshire. 


Open House at Manchester Community College: "What, Why Human Services?"

April 10th, 2019 from 9:15 AM-12:15 PM in the Multi-Purpose Room at MCC. There will be a keynote speaker, Q&A with employers, and information about the BHWET scholarship. Free and open to the public. 


* Don't miss out! 2-day team training on research-based strategies for effective and sustained implementation of new practices and reforms!

Register for "Using the Science of Implementation to Make Long-Lasting Change!


Office of Child Advocate Releases Annual Report on DCYF Services


Training Insights January Calendar - The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester


* NH Association for Infant Mental Health! Annual Conference


* Screening of Resilience!

In celebration of Children's Mental Health Awareness week, YouthMOVE is sponsoring a screening of the film Resilience: The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope at Red River Theatres in Concord, NH -- Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at 7:00 PM (Reception in the lobby begins at 5:30 PM).  View the event flyer.


* New Hampshire Children's Behavioral Health Workforce Development Network Plan (2018-2023)


Overview of the NH Children's Behavioral Health Workforce Development Network 


Aligning Higher Education Programs with Field-Developed Core Competencies in Children's Behavioral Health: A System of Care Initiative in New Hampshire