SAE’s Select Grants Forecast List for 2022-2023 – By Date Expected

SAE has an excellent track record with grant writing and reviewing, and has helped provider agencies across the country access over $360 million in grant awards at the federal, state, and local levels. Following is a list of the forecasted funding opportunities we are … Read More

The Importance of Community Needs Assessments to Meet Service Gaps

Excerpt Transcripted from Dr. Rhonda Bohs “Grant Writing For Sustainability” Training “More and more now, as grants are coming out from the feds, and this has happened during the pandemic when there’s been a much larger focus on health equity – most federal if … Read More

Seeking Independent Program Evaluators

We are seeking independent evaluators with extensive experience in conducting program specific and/or organization wide evaluation projects, and analyzing quantitative and qualitative data. Hello and welcome to SAE Behavioral Health Consulting To those who may be meeting us for the first time, we are … Read More

What to Expect from SAE’s No-Fee Grant Writing Consult

The Consultation When you have identified a funding opportunity of interest, email or call SAE Behavioral Health Consulting to schedule a no-fee consultation. You and your team will be invited into a conference call led by Dr. Rhonda Bohs, SAE’s Director of Program Operations … Read More

OJJDP’s Supporting Vulnerable At-Risk Youth and Youth Transitioning Out of Foster Care, Due August 15

OJJDP Funding Opportunity Announcement This solicitation by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention supports the establishment of a pilot demonstration program to develop, implement, and build replicable treatment models for residential-based innovative care, treatment, and services. Total Funds $4,425,000 | Approximately 7 … Read More

Usage and Interest in Telehealth Still Strong in 2022

An updated AARP study finds that usage and interest in telehealth is as strong in 2022 as in 2020, showing: a higher percentage of use and interest in women; a markedly higher percentage of Black patients open to using telehealth services in contrast to … Read More

988 Suicide And Crisis Lifeline Goes Live July 16 2022

SAMSHA Considers 988 Dialing Code A Major First Step In Transforming The Crisis Care System In America “On July 16, the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (1-800-273-8255) will transition to an easy-to-remember, 3-digit number (988). This represents an unprecedented opportunity to strengthen and expand the … Read More

In Review: Key Components of Successful Grant Writing

As we come out of a flurry of SAMHSA CCBHC-PDI and CCBHC-IA grant applications, we step into self-assessment and review to take a deep look at what worked well, what has changed or needs to be changed, and what needs and trends we believe … Read More


BY PRESIDENT & CEO DR. STEVEN A. ESTRINE “Leaders must make investments to enhance the individual’s transformative experience by providing personalized, high-touch, transparent and technologically advanced care, as CEOs report that clients’ evolving behaviors related to virtual care experiences and expectations for convenience are … Read More


BY PRESIDENT & CEO DR. STEVEN A. ESTRINE Every day, articles and reports emerge that discuss the erosion of our health and social service systems’ safety net. SAE Behavioral Health Consulting (SAEBHC), formerly known as SAE & Associates, has witnessed the negative impact of this … Read More

Implementing MAT During a Pandemic Environment

The need for additional treatment capacity for opioid use disorders in all forms is urgent. In 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, drug overdose deaths spiked to record levels of more than 93,000, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Synthetic opioids, including fentanyl, were … Read More