Society for Implementation Research Collaboration (SIRC)

The Society for Implementation Research Collaboration (SIRC) represents a burgeoning effort to advance the innovation and rigor of implementation research and is uniquely focused on bringing together researchers and stakeholders committed to evaluating the implementation of complex evidence-based behavioral health interventions. Click below to see proceedings of the 3rd Biennial... READ MORE »

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBTp)

The Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis (CBTp) Learning Collaborative (LC) was originally modeled after the CBT+ Learning Collaborative, piloted by Lucy Berliner, MSW, and other faculty at the University of Washington’s Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Division of Public Behavioral Health and Justice Policy (PBHJP). READ MORE »

Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative (SYVPI)

Dr. Sarah Walker joined members of the Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative (director: Mariko Lockhart) on a site visit to New Orleans for a violence prevention summit. The trip involved meeting members of the Ceasefire street outreach team as well as other community agencies working on violence prevention efforts in the area. The Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative... READ MORE »

Breaking The Cycle

This video describes the Family Integrated Transitions (FIT) program developed by PBHJP which addresses the issue of recidivism among youthful offenders. READ MORE »

Inventory for Promising, Evidence-based, and Research-based Practices

The Promising Practices application encourages innovation, recommends new Promising Practices for the Inventory of Evidence-based, Research-based, and Promising Practices, and allows applicants access to the UW technical assistance available as part of theState House Bill 2536 implementation. This results in better outcomes for all children and families in Washington, through provision... READ MORE »


Society for Implementation Research Collaboration (SIRC)

It is well documented that the majority of adults, children and families in need of evidence-based behavioral health interventionsi do not receive them [1, 2] and that few robust empirically supported...

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National Wraparound Implementation Academy

September 19, 2016
Sept 19-21
Rockville, MD
Join us in Rockville for the 2nd annual NWIC National Wraparound Academy!