Implementing Evidence-Based Practices Within Systems of Care. (Chapter 6 in The System of Care Handbook: Transforming Mental Health Services for Children, Youth, and Families).
Systems of Care for Children's Mental Health.
Walrath, Christine. Blase, Karen A. Kanary, Patrick J.
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This chapter outlines key issues that should be considered as evidence-based practices (EBPs) and programs are integrated into a system of care framework. A theory-driven, step-by-step approach to the integration of EBPs into a system of care environment is presented, as well as examples and lessons learned from communities that employ the practice. 2 tables, 15 boxes, and 34 references. (Author abstract modified)
systems of care; childrens services; evidence based practice; service integration