This listening session will discuss criteria development for Section 223 of the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014. The goal of Section 223 is to create certified community behavioral health clinics, which will focus on improving outcomes by increasing access to community-based behavioral health care, expanding the availability and array of services, and improving the quality of care delivered to people with mental health and/or substance use disorders.
Mental Health Announcements
This webcast will discuss the trauma-informed approach and other trauma-specific interventions that help youth and their families overcome traumatic experiences.
This webinar will discuss trauma-informed and gender-responsive services for women who have experienced and perpetrated domestic violence.
Hosted by the National Federation of Families for Children’s Mental Health, ¬this conference will discuss current issues and trends pertaining to children’s mental health from the perspective of a family-driven and youth-guided approach.
The U.S. Department of Justice’s Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) recently issued 34 Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program grant awards to jurisdictions across 28 states.
The 28th Annual Research and Policy Conference on Child, Adolescent, and Young Adult Behavioral Health, hosted by the University of South Florida, is now accepting proposals for research benefiting children, youth, and families.
Hosted by the National Federation of Families, this conference will discuss current issues and trends related to children’s mental health from a family-driven and youth-guided perspective.
This unique position will focus on documenting how California’s counties are addressing the challenges and opportunities presented by the state’s prison realignment and implementation of the Affordable Care Act, and sharing “lessons learned” and best practices for the benefit of all of California’s counties.
With the assistance of the American Jail Association and many state organizations, Policy Research Associates is currently exploring how the Brief Jail Mental Health Screen is being used across the United States.
With support from the Bureau of Justice Assistance, Project TEAM will provide on-site technical assistance to a federally recognized Indian tribe and a state or local government partner working together to develop a joint-jurisdiction collaborative initiative in the courts or criminal justice system.