Evaluation can be a really useful and informative process for programs, because it provides data-based information on how a program or service is doing and how it might improve. Because of this, evaluation is an essential activity in ensuring optimal programs and services. This evaluation primer is intended to serve as an introduction to the […]
A guide for Individuals Who Are Engaging, Supporting, and/or Overseeing the Work of Youth to Develop, Improve, and Sustain Youth Guided Practices. It includes sections on defining youth guided practice, implementation, evaluation and self-assessment.
The Philadelphia Urban ACE Study – The Health Federation of Philadelphia CDC-Kaiser ACE Study Education News: How Schools are Helping Children Deal with Trauma and Stress Hospital ERs Play Vital Role in Reducing Youth Violence in Urban Communities At Science of Trauma briefing on Capitol Hill, U.S. Sen. Heitkamp urges panelists to “keep preaching” Trauma-Informed […]
LGBTQ Support – NAMI Trans and Queer Youth Uniting for Racial and Gender Justice – GSA Network The Trevor Project It Gets Better Project LGBT Health – Center for American Progress GLBT National Help Center Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network – GLSEN Behavioral Health Equity, LGBT – SAMHSA LGBT Youth – CDC Gender, GLBT […]
Children’s Mental Health Coalition of Western New York Inc. We are a grass roots, parent run organization committed to ensuring that families of children with behavioral, social, emotional, developmental and learning challenges have access to needed information, support and services within Western New York. FLPN, Inc. is a parent-governed organization, focused on the needs of […]
The Regional Parent Advisors have created directories of the services available in each region Central, Hudson, Western, New York City and Long Island. Please click on the links below to view each of the directories. Central Region The Central NY Family Support resource guide provides information to families and providers about the resources in Central region Hudson […]
To assist behavioral health providers in the transition to Medicaid Managed Care beginning in 2015, New York State is working with the Managed Care Technical Assistance Center (MCTAC), led by NYU’s McSilver Institute for Poverty Policy and Research, in partnership with CASAColumbia and a group of leading academic and service-delivery organizations. MCTAC provides a variety […]
This manual was produced by the staff of Balancing Work and Family Responsibilities: A Toolkit for Parent Support Providers Project of the Research and Training Center for Pathways to Positive Futures of Portland State University in Portland, Oregon.
In order to aid counties in adopting youth-guided practices, the evaluation team worked in conjunction with YOUTH POWER! to develop a research brief on youth-guided care. This research brief offers information on how youth are currently involved in their counties’ activities and some tips on implementing more youth-guided care. Download the brief here ~ Youth-Guided […]
Promoting Cultural and Linguistic Competency: Self-Assessment Checklist for Personnel Providing Primary Health Care Services
This checklist is intended to heighten the awareness and sensitivity of personnel to the importance of cultural and linguistic cultural competence in health, mental health and human service settings. It provides concrete examples of the kinds of beliefs, attitudes, values and practices which foster cultural and linguistic competence at the individual or practitioner level. There […]