Health

Road to Recovery: Preventing and Addressing Opioid Misuse and Abuse 08/01/2016

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

FOCUS: Report from the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia – on the scene with Linda Maloney of Vermont 07/28/2016

Host Margaret Harrington talks with Linda Maloney who has been in Philadelphia for the duration of the Democratic National Convention. They talk about the nomination of Bernie Sanders for president by Representative Tulsi Gabbard of Hawaii and Shyla Nelson, delegate from Vermont. Other topics are the police presence at demonstrations outside the convention including the Democracy Spring March and the massive Clean Energy Revolution March on July 24. Linda Maloney discusses why the Bernie Sanders Campaign to win the presidency is historic and uplifting and what's in the future for Bernie supporters.

FOCUS: Report From the Clean Energy March at the 2016 Philadelphia Democratic Convention with Kevin Kamps 07/25/2016

Focus Host, Margaret Harrington, talks with Kevin Kamps of Beyond Nuclear about the massive rally for clean energy in Philadelphia on July 24, the day before the Democratic National Convention.

Kevin Kamps tells us who was there and why millions of people in the United States are against fracking which is a major issue in the presidential race. There is video from the historic rally showing the diversity of activists and ordinary citizens who are alarmed about climate change.

Vermont Health Care Innovation Project: Introductory Care Coordination Training, Part 3 07/19/2016

Vermont Health Care Innovation Project Core Competency Training Series: Introductory Care Coordination Training, Part 3

  • Development and implementation of care plans
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Health Coaching
  • Professional Boundaries

Green Party Candidate Dr. Jill Stein Visits Burlington 07/15/2016

Green Party Presidential candidate Dr. Jill Stein visits Burlington, speaking with voters at the McClure MultiGenerational Center.

AARP Vermont Gubernatorial Town Halls - Sue Minter and Bruce Lisman 07/14/2016

AARP hosts two candidate town hall style forums with all five candidates for Governor. Find out how each candidate stands on issues important to older Vermonters like transportation challenges, high utility bills, or housing issues. 

AARP Vermont Gubernatorial Town Halls - Phil Scott, Matt Dunne, and Peter Galbraith 07/13/2016

AARP hosts two candidate town hall style forums with all five candidates for Governor. Find out how each candidate stands on issues important to older Vermonters like transportation challenges, high utility bills, or housing issues. 

Road to Recovery: Prevention and Treatment for Diverse LGBT Families 07/01/2016

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Gubernatorial Candidates Forum: Community Health and Support Services 06/27/2016

Gubernatorial candidates Matt Dunne, Peter Galbraith, Bruce Lisman, Sue Minter, and Phil Scott participate in a forum focused on “Community Health and Support Services.” Peter Mallary, Vice President of Government Relations and Community Outreach for The Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, will moderate the event.

The forum is presented by Vermont Care Partners, the Vermont Association for Mental Health and Addiction Recovery, the VNAs of Vermont, the Vermont Association of Area Agencies on Aging, the Community of Vermont Elders, and Vermont PBS. 

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