The presenters discuss common themes and lessons learned from a multi-site SBIRT implementation project conducted by the National Council for Behavioral Health in Ohio. In addition, using technology-based SBIRT as an effective early intervention strategy will be reviewed.

This webinar explores:

  • The type of training and technical assistance necessary to implement SBIRT across various sites.
  • Common barriers to SBIRT implementation and strategies to overcome them.
    SBIRT financing strategies.
  • The importance of communication and partnership development in implementing SBIRT.
  • Technology-based SBIRT.


Aaron Williams, MA, Director of Training and Technical Associate for Substance Abuse for the SAMHSA-HRSA Center for Integrated Health Solutions (CIHS) at the National Council for Behavioral Health.

Michael Lardieri, LCSW, Vice President, Health Information Technology and Strategic Development at the National Council for Behavioral Health in Washington, DC.

Nancy A. Roget, MS, MFT, Executive Director-CASAT, PI/Project Director – National Frontier and Rural Addiction Technology Transfer Center (NFAR-ATTC).

Additional Resources

Presentation Slides

Other Resources

IRETA’s screens, downloadable booklets, and more

CIHS SBIRT Clearinghouse

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