2005 eCast Archive

December 2005

  • Call for Curricula on Coping with Stigma
  • New Book on Clinical Approaches in Hispanic Mental Health
  • Grant Opportunities from the Center for Mental Health Services
  • Announcing Survey on Post-Secondary Ed
  • Compendium of Recovery Measures

November 2005

  • Documentary on Mental Illness Airs on ABC
  • Grant Funding Creates Traineeships in Psych Rehab
  • New Book Targeted to Latino Community
  • Study Results on Meds Treating Schizophrenia
  • New Report from Institute of Medicine

October 2005

  • Last Call — Workshops in November on Medicare, Higher Ed, Latinos & Health
  • New Class Announced for Psychiatric Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation Awarded New Grant
  • SAMSHA Announces over $260 Million in Grants Awarded
  • National Conference on Disability Inclusion and National Service

September 2005

  • Online Registration Available for Fall Workshops on Medicare, Higher Ed, Latinos & Health
  • Remembering Carol Mowbray
  • Important Prescription Coverage Changes Coming
  • Hope & Health for Persons with Psych Disabilities
  • New Center Focuses on Minorities with Disabilities
  • National Mental Health Organizations Together Create Campaign for Mental Health Reform

August 2005

  • Immediate Response Needed to Proposed Long-Range Plan on Disability Research
  • Psychiatric Vocational Rehabilitation (PVR) Focus for Newsletter
  • SAMHSA Releases Action Steps for Transformation
  • 20 PDP Hours Available for New Book + Test
  • Article Available for Free Download
  • Fall Workshops on Medicare, Higher Ed, Latinos & Health

July 2005

  • Fall 2005 Workshops
  • Book Presents 30 Years of Evidence Supporting Recovery
  • Trends in Transformation
  • Implementing Recovery-Based Care

June 2005

  • Peer Research Tool from UIC NRTC
  • APA Training Grid Outlines Best Practices
  • Transformation Institute in Consumer Studies

May 2005

  • New Directory of Consumer-Drive Services
  • SAMHSA Reaching Out to Prospective Grantees
  • What Professional Need to Know about Families
  • Free Article: Consumer-Run Drop-In Centers: Program Operations and Costs

April 2005

  • Participate in stigma and discrimination internet survey
  • Trauma-informed peer support conference
  • Participate in SAMHSA webcast on self-direction
  • Northeast wrap conference

March 2005

  • Only 4 weeks left to register for spring workshops
  • New self-determination tool for free download
  • Last chance to apply to certificate program in psychiatric vocational rehabilitation
  • Postdoctoral research fellowships available
  • Call for papers on spirituality and recovery from serious mental illness

February 2005

  • Spring Workshop Series at Boston University, April 11-14, 2005
  • Free Article: Evaluating Cultural Competence Among Behavioral Health Professionals
  • SAMHSA Notices of Grant Funding & Requests for Applications No Longer Published in Federal Register

January 2005

  • Spring 2005 Workshops
  • UIC Webcast on How to Find Employment
  • Free Article: Experiences of Children with a Parent who has a Psychiatric Disability
  • Announcing a New Center for Capacity Building on Minorities with Disabilities Research