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SBIRT Broward


SBIRT Broward

SBIRT Broward is…

A United Way Broward County Commission on Substance Abuse initiative to identify, reduce, and prevent substance misuse among individuals 14 to 30 years of age

Through training and coaching, health care and community service providers are supported in adopting screening, intervention, and treatment referral activities within their existing systems of care

The SBIRT Broward Components are...

· Engaging providers in the process of successfully implementing SBIRT
· Offering training, technical assistance, and coaching to support SBIRT adoption
· Providing substance abuse screening to individuals 14 to 30 years of age
· Conducting brief intervention with individuals who are at-risk for substance abuse
· Coordinating referrals to treatment for individuals with substance abuse problems
· Examining the changes in substance use among individuals receiving SBIRT
· Evaluating the process and impact of SBIRT adoption and execution
· Facilitating lasting sustainability among SBIRT sites
· Promoting policy influence with respect to SBIRT application and funding

SBIRT Broward is for…

· Health care and community providers serving individuals 14 to 30 years of age
· Service providers wanting to engage people who are not seeking help for substance-related problems, but who have symptoms indicative of problem use
· Service providers promoting optimal comprehensive and integrated client care
· Service providers who believe in early identification and intervention
· Service providers throughout Broward County

For More Information on SBIRT Broward

Contact Angela Ventura at aventura@unitedwaybroward.org or at 954.453.3758.

Fo Partners Screening Tools Training Resources
Emilio Vento, Chief Executive Officer
5040 NW 7 Street, Suite 610, Miami, FL 33126
Website: www.MiamiCoalition.org
Angela Ventura, MA l Manager, Special Initiatives
United Way of Broward County Commission on Substance Abuse
1300 South Andrews Avenue Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33316
P:954.453.3758 l E:aventura@unitedwaybroward.org
Website: www.drugfreebroward.org
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