Intern, Social and Behavioral Health
Company: The Association of State and Territorial Health Of
Posted on: May 3, 2021
The Social and Behavioral Health Intern will work to support
ASTHOs initiatives around social and behavioral health including
but not limited to substance misuse and addictions. The intern will
report to the Senior Analyst of Social and Behavioral Health.
The intern is responsible for developing deliverables and
capacity building for state health officials on federally funded
projects in the area of opioid overdose prevention and
* Support staff at the Center for Harm Reduction Services in
Maryland to develop summits around linkage to care through harm
reduction services. * Assist ASTHOs Social and Behavioral Health
team in the development of a linkage to care toolkit for people
with substance use disorder. * Attend and support virtual Maryland
Department of Health Regrounding our Response Summits in
Spring/Summer 2021. These summits will bring partners together to
discuss linkage to care for people with substance use disorders and
the role stigma plays in linkage to care. * Support the virtual
Overdose Data to Action Recipient meeting in June 2021. * Develop a
report on the Overdose Data to Action Recipient 2021 meeting.
Interns key outcomes:
At the completion of this internship the candidate will achieve
the following outcomes:
* Assist with planning Maryland Department of Healths
Regrounding our Response Summits (virtual) * Support planning the
Overdose Data to Action Recipient Meeting in June 2021 (virtual). *
Assist with developing the linkage to care toolkit based off of
Maryland Department of Healths Regrounding our Response summits. *
Assist with developing the OD2A meeting report.
* Bachelors Degree or in progress; Masters preferred *
Experience or interest in working with health departments and/or on
health-related issues including substance misuse and addictions is
* Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal
skills. * Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
* Ability to complete assigned tasks in a timely manner.
Internship: Spring/Summer 2021
Keywords: The Association of State and Territorial Health Of, Arlington , Intern, Social and Behavioral Health, Other , arlington, Virginia
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