NYS OMH Children, Youth and Families Mental Health Evidence Based Practice Project Award


Administered through the School’s Office of Continuing Education, this grant provides support to the 19 counties of the Western Region of the New York State Office of Mental Health to assess, develop and implement:

  1. Training for staff of eligible agencies in evidence based practices for children, adolescents and their families
  2. A project website that provides Western New York mental health practitioners with access to current evidence based practice information and resources for children, adolescents and families.
Principal Investigator: Lesa Fichte
Funding Source: New York State Office of Mental Health
Funding Period: Jan. 1, 2014 - Dec. 31, 2014
Funding Amount: $166,564

For more information on this project, contact Lesa Fichte at llfichte@buffalo.edu or 716-829-5847.