This webinar was held on October 6, 2022.
The Bipartisan Safer Communities Act offers states new funding for expansion of the Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) Demonstration. The next CCBHC Planning Grant RFP for states is anticipated to be released in the fall of 2022. In this webinar, the first of a two-part series, experts from HMA and the National Council for Mental Wellbeing discussed:
- The CCBHC Demonstration opportunity and what the evidence for the model demonstrates
- How states have used the CCBHC model as a transformational opportunity that can help behavioral health care systems achieve broader health quality and access goals
- Lessons New York and Michigan have learned from their CCBHC efforts, including key takeaways from the application and implementation processes
Kristan McIntosh, Principal, HMA
Heidi Arthur, Principal, HMA
Dave Schneider, Managing Principal
Rebecca Farley-David, Senior Advisor, Public Policy and Special Initiatives, National Council for Mental Wellbeing
Download the CCBHC Demonstration Program Webinar Q&A
Check Out Part 2 of our CCBHC Planning Grant Webinar Series
In our follow-up webinar, HMA and National Council for Mental Wellbeing reviewed the specific requirements of the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Notice of Funding Availabilities (NOFA) and shared recommended activities for states to have a successful application. The recording and slide deck can be found here.