|is a statewide organization representing addiction and mental illness prevention, treatment and recovery services agencies, staff, consumers, affiliated organizations, and corporations.|
The mission of the Illinois Association for Behavioral Health (IABH) is to advocate for sound public policies in the behavioral health field on behalf of clinicians, consumers, youth, family members, and individuals in recovery who are in need of services.
a healthy society in which:
about the importance of Behavioral Health while sharing the message that addiction and mental illness are preventable, effective treatment strategies exist, and recovery is possible! Our staff and members accomplish this through strategic advocacy efforts, comprehensive media campaigns, community forums, town hall meetings, letter writing, and much more.
IABH and IARF invite you to submit proposals for training and education sessions at our 2020 joint educational conference and expo from September 9th-11th! The Call for Proposals is now open and will run through May 1st.
The IARF & IABH Conference will host a range of over 500 professionals and paraprofessionals providing prevention, treatment and recovery services for adults and children with intellectual/developmental disabilities, substance use and mental health disorders.
Proposals related to all aspects of human service including, management, policy, human resources and more are welcomed.