V. Public Behavioral Health Best Practice Models for Special Services

Volume I of this report outlines four categories of service program models that are recognized to be essential components of best practice public behavioral health service systems. These are:

  • Services for persons with co-occurring mental illness and substance abuse disorders;
  • Geriatric services;
  • Supported Housing; and
  • Employment.

Table III, summarizes criteria for and expected results of these program components.

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