Policy Goals to Improve Behavioral Health Needs of Individuals, Employers and Communities in Rural New Mexico
Report examining behavioral health workforce needs and the growing older adult population in rural New Mexico. Presents data analysis, survey results, and group discussion with stakeholders in Grant, Socorro, Sierra, Valencia, and Catron counties. Offers policy recommendations related to training and certification of behavioral healthcare workers.
Susan Wilger, Anne Hayes Egan, Alexis Brandt, Micaela Imar de la Rosa
Southwest Center for Health Innovation
Aging and aging-related services · Behavioral health · Elderly population · Health workforce education and training · Licensure and certification of health professionals · Policy · Statistics and data · New Mexico