Launch of the Creating Connections Regional Core Training (RCT) Curriculum

On March 26th, Sue Kerns and Barb Putnam presented the first of several MH Trainings for the Alliance for Child Welfare Excellence. The three hour curriculum was designed as a soft-launch to provide an overview of key considerations related to children’s mental health services. READ MORE »

MST-Family Integrated Transitions Program

The Family Integrated Transitions (FIT) model - an adaptation of Multisystemic Therapy (MST-FIT) - was developed to assist youth and families at the time when they are the most vulnerable; the transition time between being placed out of home and returning home. READ MORE »

PBHJP Spotlight

Hattie Quick, a Research Coordinator at PBHJP, works with sites nationally and within the state of Washington, specifically around the Systems of Care initiative, including the state's effort to fundamentally transform the way it provides research-based services to it's youth and families. READ MORE »

AF-CBT Learning Collaborative in Washington State

The UW Evidence-Based Practice Institute supported an AF-CBT training on July 21-23, 2014 for mental health agencies throughout Washington State. READ MORE »

Wrap+MAP Training in North Sound Washington

In May, Eric J. Bruns, Ph.D., and PBHJP staff worked with consultants from PracticeWise LLC, to train clinicians in Washington State’s North Sound region (Whatcom, Skagit, and Snohomish counties) on how to implement evidence-informed clinical care within the context of the individualized wraparound care coordination model. Training on the “Wrap+MAP” approach (Managing and Adapting... 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 »


PBHJP Faculty and Staff participated in the South Lake Union 10K in August.

Thirteen determined and athletic PBHJP faculty, staff and friends committed to participating in the South Lake Union 10K Run on August 10th.  All participants...

Upcoming Events

Evidence Based Practice Workforce Lecture Series

December 4, 2014
12:20pm - 1:30pm
School of Social Work (Rm. 305 B)

PBHJP Grand Rounds

December 8, 2014
8:30 am - 9:45 am
2815 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, Suite 200

Bringing Mindfulness into the Holidays: a Workshop with Dr. Suzanne Kerns

December 18, 2014
12:00 - 1:00pm
The Center for Child and Family Well-being Conference Room, 3903 Brooklyn Ave.
Dr. Suzanne Kerns will present at the Center for Child and Family Well-Being on self-care during...