About the MH Evidence-Based Practice Project
About Evidence-Based Practice
Started in 2002, the Children, Youth and Family Mental Health Evidence-Based Practice Project is a collaborative effort between the School of Social Work and the New York State Office of Mental Health to provide assessment, training, and consultation services to the more than 400 affiliated agencies in the 19 counties of the Western Region. The School will assist the agencies, increase public awareness, develop plans, and implement recognized evidence-based practices for improving mental health services for children and families.
The University at Buffalo School of Social Work is working with the 19 counties of the Western Region of the New York State Office of Mental Health to assess, develop, and implement:
1. Training for staff of Western Region Counties and Office of Mental Health contract agencies on evidence-based practices for children, adolescents and their families.
2. A project website that provides Western New York mental health practitioners with access to current evidence based practice information and resources for children, adolescents and their families.
This website contains:
Registration information will be posted on this website as it becomes available on the upcoming trainings page.
Contact information: firstname.lastname@example.org, Fax: 716-829-3938, Phone: 829-3939 ext. 151 or 155, or Mail: University at Buffalo School of Social Work, 232 Parker Hall, Buffalo, NY 14214-8004.