MHTTC Areas of Focus

Each MHTTC Center has chosen an area of focus, about which they have specific expertise and are curating a special section of the website. Please click on the topics below to learn more about these areas and get resources.
National American Indian & Alaska Native MHTTC
Culturally informed, evidence based practices in treatment and assessment of mental health disorders in Native populations

National Hispanic & Latino MHTTC
Mental health promotion, prevention, intervention, and recovery support services for Hispanic and Latino populations

New England MHTTC
Recovery-Oriented Practices, including Recovery Support Services, within the Context of Recovery-Oriented Systems of Care

Northeast & Caribbean MHTTC
Evidence-based practices for serious mental illness (SMI), including supported employment, illness management & recovery, supported housing, and supported education

Central East MHTTC
Suicide prevention within the context of race, ethnicity, age and sexual orientation

Southeast MHTTC
Population-based approaches to managing SMI. Addressing mental health in public health initiatives.

Great Lakes MHTTC
Process improvement for mental health care delivery systems (including change leader academies)

South Southwest MHTTC
Early childhood mental health

Mid America MHTTC
Integration of primary and mental health care
Mountain Plains MHTTC
Rural mental health

Pacific Southwest MHTTC
Youth and young adults of transitional age with or at risk for SMI (with a focus on outreach, engagement, intervention, and treatment approaches that ensure seamless care across adolescent and adult services)

Northwest MHTTC
Evidence-based practices for psychosis including CBT for psychosis and assertive community treatment (ACT)