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Anthony J. Ernst

Director of Native American Center for Excellence

SAMHSA

HQ Phone:  (301) 443-5184

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SAMHSA

5600 Fishers Lane Room 16-105

Rockville, Maryland,20857

United States

Company Description

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impa...more

Background Information

Employment History

Director of Residential Services

Aaron's House


Chief, Substance Abuse Services

Wisconsin Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services


Senior Consultant

Anthony Ernst Consulting


Director

Knowledge Dissemination


Director of Technology Transfer - SAMHSA's Co-occurring Center for Excellence

The CDM Group Inc


Affiliations

AJM Foundation

Board Member


COCE

Active Member of Senior Team


Education

Ph.D.

social work

University of Texas


Web References(15 Total References)


Staff - Aaron's House

aaronshousemadison.org [cached]

Anthony (AJ) Ernst, Ph.D., LMSW-ACP
Anthony brings more than 25 years of experience in the fields of substance use and mental health prevention and treatment as a licensed clinician and administrator. Dr. Ernst is the Director for SAMHSA's Native American Center for Excellence, a national resource that provides training and technical assistance to tribes and non-tribal entities throughout the U.S. on issues related to substance use and mental health. Previously, Dr. Ernst served as the Director of Technology Transfer for SAMHSA's Co-occurring Center for Excellence, where he led teams including State and tribal community-based committees, advisory council members, consumer groups, and other stakeholder groups to address services integration, systems change, and other issues related to co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Dr. Ernst continues to serve as a nationally recognized consultant on issues related to behavioral health, systems change, and services integration.


Staff - Aaron's House

aaronshousemadison.org [cached]

Anthony (AJ) Ernst, Ph.D., LMSW-ACP
Anthony brings more than 25 years of experience in the fields of substance use and mental health prevention and treatment as a licensed clinician and administrator. Dr. Ernst is the Director for SAMHSA's Native American Center for Excellence, a national resource that provides training and technical assistance to tribes and non-tribal entities throughout the U.S. on issues related to substance use and mental health. Previously, Dr. Ernst served as the Director of Technology Transfer for SAMHSA's Co-occurring Center for Excellence, where he led teams including State and tribal community-based committees, advisory council members, consumer groups, and other stakeholder groups to address services integration, systems change, and other issues related to co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. Dr. Ernst continues to serve as a nationally recognized consultant on issues related to behavioral health, systems change, and services integration.


Team - Avar Consulting, Inc.

www.avarconsulting.net [cached]

Anthony (AJ) Ernst, Ph.D., Project Director/Senior Analyst
Dr. Ernst brings more than 25 years of experience in the field of substance abuse and mental health prevention and treatment as a clinician, academician, and project director. Throughout his career, he has led strategic planning, product development, policy development, training initiatives, and overall systems change strategies across mental health and substance abuse service delivery systems to promote collaboration and build service capacities in the delivery of services to diverse populations. Currently, Dr. Ernst serves as Project Director for SAMHSA's Native American Center for Excellence at Avar Consulting, Inc., leading knowledge dissemination on community needs assessments, program evaluation and monitoring, practice- and evidence-based interventions, services integration, and revenue development to Native American programs throughout the US. As past Director of technology transfer at CDM Group for SAMHSA's Co-occurring Center for Excellence, Dr. Ernst led teams including state and community based organizations, national advisory council members, and diverse stakeholder groups to address issues related to co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders. While State Manager at state mental health and substance abuse agencies, Dr. Ernst served as the liaison for cross-sector collaboration between department stakeholders, local providers, advocacy groups, and local initiatives to standardize work force competencies and performance measures. Dr. Ernst is also the primary author of State administrative codes that ensure uniformity of clinical standards across state mental health and substance abuse service delivery systems. Dr. Ernst earned a Ph.D. in social work from the University of Texas.


Anthony J. Ernst | Management | Kauffman & Associates, Inc.

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Anthony J. Ernst, PhD, Project Director
Anthony (AJ) Ernst has over 30 years of clinical and administrative experience in the fields of mental health and substance use disorders. Dr. Ernst is nationally recognized as a content expert in behavioral health and services integration with specific expertise in the translation, adaptation, adoption, and dissemination of culture-based and evidence-based programs. He has worked at local, state, regional and national levels in positions ranging from frontline crisis and outreach worker to administrator, and has provided leadership and oversight for strategic planning, policy and rule development, curricula development, training initiatives, and systems change. Currently, Dr. Ernst is the Project Director of SAMHSA's Native American Center for Excellence, a national resource that provides knowledge dissemination and technology transfer to American Indian and Alaska Native tribal organizations throughout the U.S.


2016 NASW WI Annual Conference Presenters | Wisconsin Chapter - National Association of Social Workers

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ANTHONY J ERNST, PHD, LMSW-ACP
Anthony Ernst Anthony (AJ) Ernst, Ph.D., LMSW-ACP is with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services. He is Section Chief for Substance Use Disorders Services in the Division of Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders Services, Bureau of Prevention Treatment and Recovery. Dr. Ernst has more than 30 years of experience in behavioral health at the local, state, and national levels. He has led workforce development initiatives, co-occurring mental health and substance abuse systems integration, service to science academies, and training and technical assistance initiatives at the local, state, and national levels. Dr. Ernst served as a Director with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Co-Occurring Center for Excellence and Director of SAMHSA's Native American Center for Excellence. Dr. Ernst is active in the recovery community and resides with his wife and two daughters in the Town of Middleton.


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