Month: November 2022

Combating the fentanyl crisis

New Colorado law gives Larimer County law enforcement tool to combat fentanyl crisis Several organizations in Northern Colorado focused on addiction and substance abuse treatment are bolstering their efforts to make treatment more readily available and expand harm reduction techniques. SummitStone Health Partners is working to make access to medically assisted treatment for substance use […]

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Adolescent Substance Use Disorder - Addiction

New Youth Crisis Response Team Co-responder program

School district invites mental health co-responders to assist school resource officers While nearly every district has school resource officers, very few have mental health clinicians working with them. Thompson School District (TSD) has paired social workers with sheriff’s deputies to respond to mental health emergencies inside schools. We’ve seen similar co-responder programs have success outside […]

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CCBHC grants

Two grants will further SummitStone’s behavioral healthcare practices

Two grants will further SummitStone’s behavioral healthcare practices SummitStone Health Partners recently received two significant grants that will help us further our mission in behavioral healthcare. A $4 million grant from the Department of Health and Human Services will support our efforts in obtaining the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) status from the Substance […]

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