BH WELL Receives Funding to Assess Impact of Long-Acting Injectables on Psychiatric Treatment Outcomes

Please join us in congratulating Zim Okoli, PhD, MPH, MSN, RN, CTTS for his success in receiving a two year $383,440 State of Kentucky Department of Medicaid award entitled, "Assessing the Impact of Long-Acting Injectables (LAIs) on Psychiatric Treatment Outcomes Among Medicaid Recipients". As many of you are aware, people with severe mental illnesses, such as schizophrenia, face many challenges related to accessing community mental health services and adherence to medication regimen.

Program- and service-level costs of seven screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment programs

A discrepancy was found at the cost of delivering and time to perform SBIRT in multiple observational sites …

Universal School-Based Implementation of Screening Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment to Reduce and Prevent Alcohol, Marijuana, Tobacco, and Other Drug Use: Process and Feasibility

Adolescent in school with no school-based clinic show positive responses in terms of delaying or reducing substance use after SBIRT …

SBIRT-A: Adapting SBIRT to Maximize Developmental Fit for Adolescents in Primary Care

New ways in SBIRT have the potential to enhance the identification of adolescents with substance use disorders in primary care setting …