Permanent Supportive Housing Evidence-Based Practices

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Permanent Supportive Housing Evidence-Based Practices

Description

This kit, for mental health stakeholders and community leaders, outlines the essential components of supportive housing services and programs for people with mental illness. It discusses how to develop new programs within mental health systems that are grounded in evidence-based practices (EBP).

The kit includes the following booklets:

  • Getting started with evidence-based practices
  • Building your program
  • Training frontline staff
  • Evaluating your program
  • Tools for tenants
  • Using multimedia to introduce your promising practice
  • The evidence
  • Using multimedia to introduce your EBP

Developer:

Abt Associates; Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.); Westat; Advocates for Human Potential, Inc.

Funding Sources:

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (U.S.); U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2010
Original Summary: November 2010
Last Updated: 05/11/11

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