• Women in the Behavioral Health Industry: Why Executive Leadership Needs a New, Female Face

    When universal education activist and Nobel Prize laureate Malala Yousafzai addressed the United Nations in 2013, she pointed out that “we cannot all succeed when half of us are held back.” Her words resonated with women’s rights advocates as she boldly confronted an inequity that still needs to be addressed today, especially in the behavioral health field.


  • Continuing Care Plan Adherence Following Residential Addiction Treatment

    Common sense suggests that greater patient adherence to substance use disorder (SUD) treatment recommendations is associated with better outcomes. Surprisingly, however, there is limited previous research systematically investigating the adherence-outcome relationship in the context of SUD treatment.


Sabrina  Roundtree

Ms. Roundtree has served as Program Director of the SAMHSA/CSAP Prevention Fellowship Program since 2008. In this capacity, Ms. Roundtree has overseen the management, coordination, and implementation of workforce development activities for over 100 prevention professionals involved in both Fellowship and Internship programs. Ms. Roundtree has years of experience evaluating behavioral health interventions, particularly national programs designed to prevent alcohol, tobacco, and other substance abuse. She also supported the CSAT Support Treatment Strategies to Address Prescription Drug Misuse and Abuse Program, and the HHS Office on Women’s Health Project for Integrating Domestic Violence and HIV Prevention Intervention Services. Her past experience also includes being a federal fellow under CSAP, where she administered President George W. Bush’s Faith-Based Initiative, an executive mandate to identify and eliminate regulatory and programmatic barriers in efforts to address funding disparities and build the capacity of faith-based and grassroots organizations. Ms. Roundtree is coauthor of a textbook chapter titled Fetal Alcohol Syndrome: A Lifespan Perspective in Essentials of Public Health Biology: A Companion Guide for the Study of Pathophysiology. She holds an MPH. from Morgan State University in Baltimore, Maryland, and is a Certified Prevention Specialist through IC&RC