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April 5, 2022
The Massachusetts Department of Public Health is providing a loan repayment program (MLRP-2022) managed by the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers, Inc. for health care professionals who commit to working full time or part time for two years in an eligible health care organization (up to $25,000 per year for two years). This program is funded through a combination of state and federal funds.
 
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March 10, 2022

This six-week certificate at the post-master’s level is designed to focus on an understanding of and treatment approaches to one of the most potentially plaguing and painful issues impacting families, teens, adults and communities. The discussion will include case-based material drawing on the dilemmas encountered by the participants in their practice, as well as best practices and experience of the presenters.

In addition to the outline below, currently prevalent substances of misuse will be covered with attention to assessment and intervention.

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February 4, 2022

The Workforce Success Grants for Training and Placement Programs are being made available to support the ongoing economic recovery and growth objectives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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October 4, 2021

  General Information: 

Application submission opens on October 4, 2021.  This program is rolling and applications can be submitted at any time after October 4, 2021.  The first round of applications will be evaluated at the end of November 2021.  See below for application submission instructions.

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October 4, 2021

IHR is currently offering both self-paced and live online trainings. Click here to see available training. https://healthrecovery.org/trainings/

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