4500 Forbes Blvd, Suite 400, Lanham, Maryland 20706
Medication Assisted
Treatment
Behavioral
Health
Maternal
& Child Health
HIV & AIDS
Prevention & Treatment

Technical Assistance

Technical assistance is only limited by your imagination. We offer  customized consultation to meet all of your program’s or state’s needs. Bizzell’s expertise includes but is not limited to the following:

Program Readiness
Consultation on improving program quality using performance outcome measurement.

Work Plans
Identifying operational changes that need to be made in applicative timelines to help our clients achieve their goals.
Accreditation Survey Assistance
Review standards, policies, and procedures.
Guidelines, Standards, and Regulations
Assistance with interpreting treatment guidelines, accreditation standards, and applicable regulations to ensure our client's compliance.
Organizational Development
Consultation on all aspects of systematic change related to the improvement and sustainability of treatment services.

Performance Improvement
Consultation on improving clinical performance, increasing treatment accessibility and availability, and strengthening community relations

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Administrative

Bizzell provides assistance to governing bodies and executive leadership to enhance leadership practices, program management, administration, and evauluation of organizational services.

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Programming

Bizzell assists service providers in the enhancement of culturally appropriate program services that ensure compliance with statutory and program requirements and meet the needs of the population served.

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Fiscal

Bizzell provides expertise in the areas of risk management, governance, budgeting, and management of multiple funding sources to ensure high quality practices in the fiscal administration of all programs.

 Bizzell’s Mission

Using best practices across multiple disciplines, we develop innovative solutions that build healthy, secure and sustainable communities in our nation and globally. Bizzell Health is dedicated to preparing the people and programs that serve our mental and behavioral health communities United States and abroad.

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Bizzell is invested in innovative solutions. We provide streamlined and effective outcomes to meet our clients’ goals.

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Bizzell is committed to providing the utmost professional and efficient service to our clients.

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Integrity is at the core of our values. We pride ourselves on the trust we receive from our clients

Sample Training Offerings

Our training targets common behavioral health issues which are based on frequently cited accreditation standards. Below is a sample of training Bizzell currently offers. CEU and CME may be available.

Effective Use of Medication Assisted Treatment (Pharmacotherapy) in an Opioid Dependent Population

Bizzell provides a comprehensive workshop to the clinical and administrative staff of opioid treatment programs (OTPs) with up-to-date information and guidance in the treatment of opioid use disorders.

Effective Strategies for Viral Hepatitis and HIV Care Management

Bizzell provides the clinical and administrative staff of opioid treatment programs (OTPs) with up-to-date information and guidance in the treatment of HIV care management and Viral Hepatitis care management, and its relevance to opioid use disorder.

Effective Clinical Skills and Knowledge Competencies for individuals with opioid use disorder

Bizzell provides the clinical and administrative staff of opioid treatment programs (OTPs) with up-to-date information and guidance in using Motivational Interviewing and Trauma-Informed Care interventions in the therapeutic treatment of individuals with opioid use disorder

Community Engagement

Bizzell’s workshop on community engagement focuses on how medication-assisted treatment is playing to address drug use and overdose deaths in this country and demonstrates how community engagement can enhance the overall effectiveness of MAT by reducing bias across the system of care.

Improving Cultural Competence in Substance Abuse Treatment

Bizzell provides mental and behavioral health staff and counselors with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to serve diverse clients, families, and communities.  The foundation for this training is SAMHSA’s TIP 59 Improving Cultural Competence.

Strategic Human Resource Management

Bizzell provides public, private, and nonprofit behavioral health treatment programs with the knowledge and information required to recruit, retain, develop, and reward the staff required to that can develop and deliver the programs and services needed by people with opioid use disorders.

Peer Recovery Coaching

Bizzell provides certified peer recovery coaches with training about medication-assisted treatment and that prepares them for the MAT Peer Recovery Coaching Workshop.

Performance Improvement

Bizzell provides participants with the knowledge, strategies, and skills to implement or revise their organizations’ performance improvement programs.

Assessment and Treatment Planning

Bizzell’s workshop emphasizes the rationale for and the process of assessment and treatment planning, to provide internal and external audiences with a clear business case for assessment and treatment planning, and to develop a strategy to integrate assessment and treatment planning into the treatment process.

Bizzell’s Subject Matter Experts

Our industry leading experts possess decades of experience in their specified fields. They work in tandem to provide a range of services to meet our client needs.

Anton Bizzell, MD

Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Anton C. Bizzell, MD, President, and CEO of The Bizzell Group, has more than 20 years of combined clinical, research, health services, policy, and management experiences with various private and public organizations and agencies within HHS, including SAMHSA and NIH. read more.

Randolph Edmead, MS

Vice President of Programs

Randolph Edmead has more than 18 years of experience managing multi-million dollar, multi-year federal contracts that provide technical, logistical, policy, program and evaluation support, primarily in the areas of behavioral health, substance abuse prevention, and treatment, policy and HIV/AIDS.read more.

Sharon Dow, MS

Senior Associate, Medication Assisted Treatment

Sharon Dow has over 40 years of experience in policy development, planning, technical assistance, and direct provision of substance abuse and mental health services, with 22 years of involvement in writing, interpreting, and managing federal and state grants and contracts.  read more.

Rhonda Waller, PhD

Senior Associate, Maternal Child Health

Dr. Rhonda Waller is a psychologist with more than 20 years of professional experience in public health, education, and human services with an emphasis on program development, leadership development, capacity building, and training and technical assistance. read more.

Lisa Black, MEd, CACII

Senior Associate, Community Engagement & Substance Use Disorder

Ms. Black has over 20 years of experience in the treatment of Substance Use Disorders and HIV care management. She has served as technical assistance expert on the Medication Assisted Treatment and Prescription Drug Overdose Abuse (SAMHSA) project. read more.

Laurasona Leigh, PhD, MPH

Public Health Advisor 

Dr. Leigh has expertise in data collection, tracking, and analysis in infectious diseases, women’s health and global health. She has disseminated findings from her research and evaluation through varied media including graphic representations, reports, and presentations at national conferences. read more.

The Bizzell Group, LLC, is a U.S. Small Business Administration 8(a) certified consulting firm with locations in Lanham, Maryland and Atlanta, Georgia.

Bizzell is a partner of choice by federal, state, and local government agencies and private organizations.

our Address

Lanham
4500 Forbes Blvd
Suite 400
Lanham, Maryland 20706, United States

Atlanta
2200 Century Center Parkway
Suite 975
Atlanta, Georgia 30345, United States

our Phones

Lanham
Phone: +1 301-459-0100 Ext.127
Fax: +1 301-459-0101

Atlanta
Phone: +1 678-510-7849 Ext.116

our Hours

Monday-Friday: 8:00 am – 6:00 pm EDT