Alaska

Alaska

1. Building treatment capacity: Alaska increased access to medication-assisted treatment (MAT) trainings. MAT is a treatment for opioid use disorder combining the use of medications with counseling and behavioral therapies.

2. Supporting Mental Health First Aid: Alaska exponentially increased mental health first aid among emergency responders through the Alaska Training Cooperative. A program that trained 27 public safety officials in Mental Health First Aid for Public Safety, who were then each required to teach the training three more times.

3. State Snapshot pdf icon[PDF – 163 KB]

Funded Awards: Overdose Data to Action