National Registry of SBIRT Trainers

Arturo N. Gonzales MA, PhD

Sangre de Cristo Community Partnership

Contact Information

Address:
1511 3rd Street
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87502

Phone: 505-982-8870

Email: arturo.gonzales@sdcchp.org

Experience

Expert Trainer, Expert Facilitator

Experience Implementing: Yes

Workshops per Year: 1-5

Other topics trainer is expert in: Campus Suicide Prevention Implementation, Board training, Health Policy im-plementation ie., Patient Affordable Health Care Act, Health Insurance Exchanges, Integration of behavioral health and medical care services in hospital emergency departments.

Comments: Formerly responsible for administration and implementation of the SBIRT program in New Mexico. Developed 35 integrated SBIRT and medical sites during the 04-08 period (20 FQHCs 10 school based health clinics and 3 public health field offices. Responsible for hiring, training and supervison of 24+ licensed behavioral health counselors assigned to the sites. Also responsible for development and implementation of SBIRT telehealth in the sites.