MFP/ANA e-Newsletter: August 20, 2021

August 20, 2021
Upcoming virtual forum ANA
SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Department of Health & Human Services, USA
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MFP/ANA Podcast launch!

The first episode of our Mental Health Trailblazers - Psychiatric Nurses Speak Up podcast, featuring MFP/ANA alumna and National Advisory Committee Chair, Bridgette M. Brawner, PhD, MDiv, APRN, is now LIVE. Visit to listen.

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MFP/ANA 2021  Virtual Intensive Summer Institute, August 19-21, 2021. The theme is "Advancing  Behavioral Health Equity among Racial and Ethnic Minority and Indigenous Populations."

If you enjoyed last evening’s 2021 VISI Graduation and Awards Ceremony opening, you don’t want to miss today’s sessions 

View our Schedule of Events and Confirmed Speakers and Moderators at

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About MFP

Funding for the MFP e-Newsletter was made possible (in part) by Grant Number 1H79SM080386-03 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written training materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.