The State Perspective on Rural Behavioral Health Crisis Services
Provides an overview of a 12-month State Policy Academy on Rural Mental Health Crisis Services to help five states - Montana, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin - work to improve rural behavioral health crisis services. Summarizes lessons learned, successes, and next steps. Covers data-informed strategies, cross-state and stakeholder partnerships, financing and funding approaches, the behavioral health workforce, and telehealth.
Miriam Pearsall, Sandra Wilkniss
National Academy for State Health Policy
Behavioral health · Behavioral health workforce · Networking and collaboration · Policy · Public health · Telehealth · Montana · South Carolina · South Dakota · Texas · Wisconsin