National Registry of SBIRT Trainers

Barabara E. Warren PsyD, LMHC, CASAC, CPP

Director, LGBT Health Services, Beth Israel Medical Center

Contact Information

10 Union Square East, Ste 2K-03
New York, New York 10003

Phone: 212-844-6389



Expert Trainer, Expert Facilitator

Experience Implementing: Yes

Workshops per Year: 5-10

Other topics trainer is expert in: LGBT cultural competency; motivational interviewing, individual and group counseling skills

Comments: Designed, clinically supervised and implemented innovative SBIRT program, Project Link, in NY City public STD clinic sites; serves on SBIRT development team at Beth Israel Med. Center. Over 30 years of experience in the develop-ment and implementation of SA, MH, HIV, and public health programs in com-munity based settings. As a consultant, worked with the NYS Dept. of Health, NYS Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services, and Federal Centers. for Substance Abuse Prevention, Substance Abuse Treatment, first Community Co-Chair of NY City's HIV Prevention Planning Group, with the Federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She is principal author of SAMHSA’s training curriculum, A Provider’s Introduction to Substance Abuse Treatment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Individuals.