Linda Frazier, M.A., RN

Senior Program Manager and Director of Addictions Initiatives
Linda Frazier, M.A., RN, senior program manager and director of addictions initiatives at Advocates for Human Potential, Inc. (AHP), has extensive leadership and consulting experience in behavioral health and addictions. She is a nurse and master certified health education specialist (MCHES) who has worked in public health and behavioral health services for more than 25 years in a variety of clinical settings, including medication-assisted treatment (MAT), women’s health, adolescent and college health, and behavioral health. She has experience in direct clinical service, operations management, contracting, and quality/process improvement. Ms. Frazier has extensive training and experience in motivational interviewing/motivational enhancement therapy (MI/MET) and cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) treatment programs. She is a NIATx certified coach and a certified MI/MET and CBT trainer. Ms. Frazier provides NIATx process improvement coaching and consultation in criminal justice, primary care, and behavioral health service settings.

Ms. Frazier has provided technical assistance (TA), training, and quality improvement consultation on 8 projects in 17 states and England since January 2010. These projects include integration of behavioral health and primary care, improving access and outcomes in 27 adult drug treatment courts, and improving access to HIV services for prison inmates in the southwestern United States. Ms. Frazier worked in Maine state government for almost 10 years and last served as associate director of treatment and recovery services for the Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services (SAMHS).