ERIC Number: ED426525
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995-Mar
Reference Count: N/A
A System of Care for Children's Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base. Proceedings of the Annual Research Conference (8th, Tampa, Florida, March 6-8, 1995).
Liberton, Cindy, Ed.; Kutash, Krista, Ed.; Friedman, Robert M., Ed.
This document presents the proceedings of the 8th Annual (1995) Children's Mental Health Conference. Eleven main sections focus on the following topics: (1) evaluation efforts within states and systems of care; (2) financing strategies of systems of care; (3) family participation; (4) school-based services; (5) the child welfare system; (6) the juvenile justice system; (7) case management services; (8) models to improve service delivery; (9) early intervention approaches; (10) research methodology and information systems; and (11) utilization research. Also included are two lectures in the Gwen R. Iding Brogden Distinguished Lecture Series: "New Approaches to Evaluating Systems" (Heather B. Weiss) and "Outcome Accountability and System Reform: What Should They Mean in Policy and Practice?" (Charles Bruner). (DB)
Descriptors: Adolescents, Child Welfare, Children, Delivery Systems, Early Intervention, Emotional Disturbances, Family Involvement, Financial Support, Information Systems, Juvenile Justice, Mental Disorders, Mental Health, Models, Program Evaluation, Research and Development, Research Methodology, Systems Approach, Theory Practice Relationship
Web site: http://lumpy.fmhi.usf.edu/CFSroot/rtc/proceeding8th
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. on Disability and Rehabilitation Research (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: University of South Florida, Tampa. Research and Training Center for Children's Mental Health.