Center for EBPs Helps Managers of Ohio Adult-Care Facilities Motivate Residents for Housing Success

February 16, 2017 / No Comments

In an effort to increase housing stability among people with mental illness, addiction, and co-occurring disorders, the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) has teamed up with the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at Case Western Reserve University to host an impor...

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Evidence-Based Practices Conference 2016

November 10, 2015 / No Comments

Save the Dates for 2016!/ Our popular Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) Conference returns on October 19 & 20, 2016. / Cleveland, OH / CEUs + Supervision & Ethics credits / $Cost: TBA / Up to 48 workshops + Keynote / This two-day conference will help participants become better prepared for O...

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Ashtabula County Opiate Summit 2015

October 13, 2015 / No Comments

October 16, 2015 / 7:30 am to 4 pm / Ashtabula, OH / $10 / CEUs / Join the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at the “Ashtabula County Opiate Summit 2015: All Hands on Deck,” hosted by The Ashtabula County Mental Health & Recovery Services Board and The Ashtabula County Preventio...

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COHHIO Webinar: Harm Reduction Model

September 10, 2015 / No Comments

September 17, 2015 / 10 to 11:30 am / Webinar / $0, Free / Patrick E. Boyle, MSSA, LISW-S, LICDC-CS,  of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices presents “Harm Reduction Model” as part of the COHHIO Webinar series. / Harm reduction is a set of practical strategies that reduce the nega...

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Trauma-Informed Care Arrives in Ohio

May 30, 2015 / No Comments

The Center for Evidence-Based Practices has teamed up with the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) to present a video-conference series about the six core principles of Trauma-Informed Care (TIC), as defined by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administ...

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Ohio Trauma-Informed Care Summit 2015

May 25, 2015 / No Comments

June 17, 2015 / Columbus, OH / $50 / CEUs / Join the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at Ohio’s Second Annual Trauma-Informed Care Summit, titled “Creating Environments of Resiliency and Hope in Ohio.” This event is designed to promote a shared understanding of trauma and a t...

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Trauma-Informed Care Highlights Importance of Trust and Transparency

February 6, 2015 / No Comments

Patrick Boyle, MSSA, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, and Christina M. Delos Reyes, MD, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices present the second of six trainings on Trauma-Informed Care (TIC). This workshop provides an overview of TIC principles as defined by SAMHSA and will highlight “Principle #2: ...

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Core Principles of Trauma-Informed Care

January 8, 2015 / No Comments

Patrick Boyle, MSSA, LISW-S, LICDC-CS, and Christina M. Delos Reyes, MD, of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices team up with Kim Kehl, MEd, of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) to present “Trauma-Informed Care: Core Principles, Professional Development, an...

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Center Shares Lessons Learned about Addiction, Mental Illness, Primary Health, ACT with European Collaborators

May 15, 2014 / No Comments

The work of the Center for Evidence-Based Practices in Europe is a cultural exchange that helps advance the stages-of-change and stages-of-treatment approach to recovery from substance abuse and mental illness. In his work with Dutch collaborators, Patrick Boyle has discovered how cultural values...

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In My Own Words: Dirk

February 1, 2014 / No Comments

In My Own Words is an emerging series of first-person recovery stories published by the Center for Evidence-Based Practices. / My name is Dirk. I am forty-seven years old, and I live in The Netherlands. At this moment, I live at Mentrum (a mental health care institution, part of Arkin) in Amsterd...

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Ohio Invests in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) to Reduce Homelessness, Hospitalization for People with Severe Mental Illness

November 15, 2013 / No Comments

The State of Ohio is making another commitment to the health and well-being of people with severe mental illness who are most at-risk of homelessness, psychiatric hospitalization, and institutional recidivism by investing in Assertive Community Treatment (ACT), the evidence-based practice for thi...

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In My Own Words: Kerri

October 10, 2013 / No Comments

In My Own Words is an emerging series of first-person recovery stories published by the Center for Evidence-Based Practices. This is Kerri’s story. / I have gradually started to think about my circumstances and myself in a better light. Now life has meaning for me. I am eager to wake up in ...

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Employment Reaches 36 Percent for People with Mental Illness in Ohio

October 22, 2012 / No Comments

An analysis of employment data from 23 behavioral healthcare organizations in Ohio shows that 36 percent of people with serious mental illness who received evidence-based Supported Employment/Individual Placement and Support (SE/IPS) services were competitively employed in full-time or part-time ...

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New Implementation Tool Helps Make Integrated Primary and Behavioral Healthcare Programs a Reality for People with Severe Mental Illness

September 12, 2012 / No Comments

Shawnee Mental Health Center in Portsmouth, Ohio has teamed up with the Center for Evidence-Based Practices at Case Western Reserve University to develop one of the first planning and evaluation instruments in the United States that helps organizations integrate primary and behavioral healthcare ...

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