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330.600.01 Advanced Topics in Mental Health Service Delivery Systems


Mental Health
2nd term
3 credits
Academic Year:
2013 - 2014
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Wednesday,  3:30 - 6:20pm
Auditors Allowed:
Yes, with instructor consent
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Anita Everett
Course Instructors:

Acquaints students with government structures and agencies and their role in financing, regulation, and delivery of mental health services. Examines the alignment of research with current policy priorities and the strategies that help promote the effective translation of research into clinical practice. Highlights numerous case examples of current national policy issues. Students choose a topic of interest and develop a class presentation or written report formatted as a policy brief or White Paper. Students are encouraged to select an area of research and propose a strategy for influencing policy development that would support the successful translation of that research area into service delivery.

Methods of Assessment:

• 50% attendance/level of participation in class discussion
• 50% successful completion of project.

Instructor Consent:

No consent required