Session: Mental Health Service Delivery: Problems and Processes
5120.0: Wednesday, November 19, 2003: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Mental Health Service Delivery: Problems and Processes
This session focuses on the process of identifying and resolving systemic problems in the delivery of mental health services. Topics of specific contributions range from the research that documents the existence of barriers to effective care for a population or condition to studies of the implementation of solutions to an identified problem.
Learning Objectives: Refer to the individual abstracts for learning objectives
See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.
Presider(s):David L. Shern, PhD
12:30 PMParents with mental disorder and their children: The need for early intervention
Carolyn H Mason, MS, RN, Sree Subedi, PhD, Shiloh Turner, MPA
12:45 PMRole of Public Policies in Reducing Disparities in Mental Health Status for People of Color
Margarita Alegria, PhD, Debra Joy Perez, MPA, MA, Sandra Williams, BA
1:00 PMSocial Capital and Mental Health Program Diffusion: Exploring the Relationship between Clubhouse Diffusion and Social Capital
Matthew Johnsen, PhD, Colleen McKay, MA, CAGS
1:15 PMCollaboration in systems of care in ten states
Mary Evans, PhD, Mary I. Armstromg, MSW, MBA
1:30 PMImplementing evidence-based practices: What stakeholders need to know
Judy L. Stange, PhD, Charles Ingoglia, MSW, Katherine Jakle, MA
Organized by:Mental Health
CE Credits:CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing, Pharmacy

The 131st Annual Meeting (November 15-19, 2003) of APHA