Mental and Behavioral Health Capacity Project – Alabama


Project Overview

Implementing Organization
University of South Alabama – Gulf Coast Behavioral Health and Resiliency Center

DWH Project Funding

0

Known Leveraged Funding

0

Funding Organization

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana

Funding Program

Gulf Region Health Outreach Program (GRHOP)

Project Location: Alabama

Funding Source: BP
Controlling Document: BP Deepwater Horizon Medical Settlement
Year Awarded: 2012

Project Details

Project Category

Project Actions

Education and Outreach
Social Science Research
Resilience

Targeted Resources

Community and Human Health

Project Description

MBHCP-AL aims to 1) Provide needed mental & behavioral healthcare and longer-term capacity-building resources to improve overall well-being of individuals, families, & communities in targeted communities, 2) Advance models of integrated mental/behavioral healthcare within FQHCs and coordinated care within public school systems, 3) work with GRHOP partners to enhance the ability of community clinics to develop into high-quality “one-stop shops” that include integrated mental/behavioral health care, 4) Provide supportive therapeutic and strength based mental/behavioral health services for children & families, including requested services in schools and communities, & 5) Provide additional training to facilitate community care providers access and ability to deliver evidence-based practices.

Project Contact

Project Partners

USA Family Practice, USA Psychiatry Residency/AltaPointe, Mobile County Health Department, Franklin Primary Health Inc., Mobile County Public School System

Affiliated Institutions

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – NO, University of Southern Mississippi, University of West Florida


Project ID: 372
Project Name: Mental and Behavioral Health Capacity Project – Alabama
SourceUID:
Latitude: 30.7014512
Longitude: -88.18044651
Country: United States of America
State or Province: Alabama
County: Baldwin, Mobile
Project Category: Human and Social
Project Action: Education and Outreach
Additional Project Action(s): Social Science Research
Additional Project Action(s): Resilience
Targeted Resource(s): Community and Human Health
Targeted Resource(s):
Targeted Resource(s):
Anticipated Project Completion Year: 2017
Implementing Organization: University of South Alabama – Gulf Coast Behavioral Health and Resiliency Center
Implementing Organization Type: State
Point of Contact – Name: Jennifer Langhinrichsen-Rohling
Point of Contact – Phone: jlr@southalabama.edu
Point of Contact – Email: 251-461-1700
Other Partners: USA Family Practice, USA Psychiatry Residency/AltaPointe, Mobile County Health Department, Franklin Primary Health Inc., Mobile County Public School System
Affiliated Institutions: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center – NO, University of Southern Mississippi, University of West Florida
Link: https://southalabama.edu/gcbhrc/
Project Comments: None
Acres Acquired: 0
Close Year: 0
Close Month: 0
Close day: 0
Purchase Type: None
Landowner: None
Landowner Type: None
Purpose: None
Public Access: None
Easement Holder Name : None
Easement Holder Type: None
Secondary Easement Holder 1: None
Secondary Easement Holder 2: None
Duration: None
Term: 0
Land Restoration Acreage: 0
Aquatic Restoration Acreage: 0
Restoration Mileage: 0
Restoration Feet: 0
Additional Acreage: 0
Total Dollar Amount (from all funders): 8280000
DWH Funder: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
DWH Funder Type: Federal
DWH Funding Program: Gulf Region Health Outreach Program (GRHOP)
DWH Dollar Amount : 8280000
DWH Source: BP
Fund Origin: Medical Settlement Fund
Controlling Documents: BP Deepwater Horizon Medical Settlement
Award Year: 2012
Award Month: 5
Total Amount Leveraged: 0
Completeness: C