Kim Freese – SAMHSA Updates!
Kim Freese is the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Regional Director serving Region 7: Kansas, Iowa, Missouri, and Nebraska, since 2015.Kim has worked in the behavioral health care field since 1992.Kim is a person thriving in long term recovery who is a Licensed Addictions Counselor and a Certified Peer Support Specialist. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Sociology and her master’s degree in Public Administration from the University of Kansas.
Hear the latest on federal priorities, funding and policies impacting those of us working with people with mental illness and or substance use conditions.
At the conclusion of this training, participants will be able to:
- Have knowledge of federal and regional trends in behavioral health