Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) employs a multidisciplinary team of 10-12 providers to meet the varied needs of adults with serious mental illness (SMI), including services such as medications, psychotherapy, employment, and housing.
Functional Adaptation Skills Training (FAST) integrates social cognitive therapy with the Social and Independent Living Skills program it improve independence and quality of life among adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
Integrated Illness Management and Recovery (I-IMR) is a self-management program for adults with serious mental illness and chronic medical conditions. Built on the Illness Management and Recovery Program, I-IMR includes psychoeducation, cognitive behavioral interventions for treatment adherence and relapse prevention, along with social skills training.
Helping Older People Experience Success (HOPES) is a community-based intervention for older adults with serious mental illness that provides skills for social interaction, living in the community, and health promotion.
Funding for this initiative was made possible (in part) by Grant No. 6H79FG000600-01M001 from SAMHSA. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.