Collaboration toolkit: California community colleges and California county behavioral and mental health departments

Date: 2015
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Toolkit
Author:  California Community Colleges Student Mental Health Program (CCC SMHP) and California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA)
Publisher:  California Mental Health Services Authority (CalMHSA)
State:  California

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This toolkit resource identifies ways to build sustainable partnerships between community colleges and county behavioral and mental health departments in order to improve community college students’ access and linkages to mental health services across the continuum of care. It addresses how community college and county staff can find the most appropriate people in each other’s organizations with whom to build collaborations, provides tools and processes that will guide and facilitate building a successful, sustainable partnerships and describes best practices for addressing the unique circumstances for colleges and county behavioral and mental health departments.

Populations:  Young Adults Ages 18 to 25 Years
Settings:  Behavioral Health Care, Colleges and Universities
Planning and Implementing:  Partnerships and Coalitions
Strategies:  Care Transitions/Linkages