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Behavioral Health Aides: A Promising Practice for Frontier Communities

Description
Provides information on seven emerging behavioral health aide (BHA) models: care coordinators and case managers; support workers; mental health first aid certified laypeople; peer counselors and peer specialists; promotoras with supplemental behavioral health training; Alaska’s BHA model; and behavioral health practitioners.
Author(s)
Saskia van Hecke
Date
08/2012
Type
Document
Organization
National Center for Frontier Communities
Tagged as
Behavioral health workforce · Community health workers · Frontier and remote areas