The Value of Peer Support: Building Utah’s Behavioral Health Treatment Workforce

Free Webinar- December 2nd from Noon to 1 pm. Learn how Utah State University Extension created a hybrid Certified Peer Support Specialist training to address barriers and improve access for rural community members. The hybrid educational program supports the training of paraprofessionals prepared to work in behavioral health treatment teams and a recovery-oriented system of Read more about The Value of Peer Support: Building Utah’s Behavioral Health Treatment Workforce[…]

Newly Elected Board Members for 2022

President-Elect Jordan Merrill, MA Jordan Merrill, Community Health Program Manager at Intermountain Healthcare serving St. George Regional, Cedar City, and Garfield Memorial Hospitals. Jordan has worked in the community health field for several years after receiving an education from Dixie State and Southern Utah University. He has served on state and local coalitions including serving Read more about Newly Elected Board Members for 2022[…]

2021 Recognition Awards

Congratulations to our 2021 Award Winners! Awardee’s were recognized during our USOPHE Virtual Conference on November 4th, 2021. Catherine Summerhayes Distinguished Service Award Sarah Hodson, MPH MCHES® Utah Department of Health “Sarah Hodson currently serves as the new Deputy Director for the Bureau of Health Promotion at the Utah Department of Health. In this new Read more about 2021 Recognition Awards[…]