Resources and links regarding funding mental health services for children, youth, and families, including information on funding streams for mental health services.
Access to Children's Mental Health Services Under Medicaid and SCHIP (PDF - 82 KB)
Urban Institute (2004)
Reviews coverage policy for mental health services under Medicaid and SCHIP and provides information on the prevalence of mental health problems for Medicaid and SCHIP children, and their use of mental health services.
Emily Q.'s Story: Using Medicaid Litigation to Expand Positive Behavior Interventions for Children in the Mental Health System (PDF - 139 KB)
Whittier Journal of Child and Family Advocacy, 5(1), 2005
Examines recent litigation aiming to institute mental health services for low-income children.
|Health/Mental Health Issues|
|Series Title:||Related Organizations Lists|
|Author(s):||Child Welfare Information Gateway
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|Year Published:||2014 - 4 pages|
|This directory lists organizations that provide information and services that support the physical and mental health of children and families. The list includes professional societies, as well as research institutes and training programs. Each entry includes contact information and a brief description of the organization.|
Moving On: Analysis of Federal Programs Funding Services to Assist Transition-Age Youth With Serious Mental Health Conditions (PDF - 465 KB)
Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law (2005)
Provides a detailed assessment of 57 Federal programs that address the range of needs of youth with serious mental health conditions who are transitioning into adulthood.
Strategies for Maximizing Medicaid to Fund Children's Mental Health Services
Biebel & Katz-Leavy
CMHRS Issue Brief, 2(7), 2005
Reviews findings from a University of Massachusetts Medical School Center for Mental Health Services Research study exploring use of Medicaid to fund systems of care for children with serious emotional disturbance and their families.