Abt Associates: Bold thinkers driving real-world impact
Abt Associates provides strategic communication and integrated marketing services to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) for its Office of Communications. Under the project, Abt assists the agency in creating an agency-wide Strategic Communications Plan; design print and electronic materials such as the quarterly newsletter SAMHSA News and the bi-weekly electronic notice SAMHSA Headlines; and develop greater traditional and new media outreach to SAMHSA’s audiences. In addition we work with agency staff to coordinate communication research for tobacco prevention and cessation with behavioral health conditions and research to support campaigns on enrollment of uninsured individuals with behavioral health conditions under the Affordability Care Act.
Abt Associates is a mission-driven, global leader in research, evaluation and program implementation in the fields of health, social and environmental policy, and international development. Known for its rigorous approach to solving complex challenges, Abt Associates is regularly ranked as one of the top 20 global research firms and one of the top 40 international development innovators. The company has multiple offices in the U.S. and program offices in more than 40 countries.