Institutes: EBPI and WIMHRT

Evidence Based Practice Institute (EBPI)

The Evidence Based Practice Institute (EBPI) serves as a resource for state entities in identification, evaluation, and partnering with various communities (e.g. families, providers) on evidence based practices and offers provider training and consultation on the implementation of EBPs in communities, as well as the promotion of evidence based or promising practices.


Washington Institute for Mental Health Research and Training (WIMHRT)

WIMHRT is a research and training consortium established in 1989 by the Washington State Legislature and affiliated with the University of Washington and the Washington State Department of Social and Health Services.  Since its inception, WIMHRT has provided an independent source of professional training and applied research and evaluation in the fields of mental health and substance abuse within Washington State. Our training and research office is located on the campus of Western State Hospital in Tacoma, WA (Lakewood), with our administrative headquarters located in Seattle, WA at the Division of Public Behavioral Health and Justice Policy at the University of Washington.