University of Illinois at Chicago
Department of Psychiatry
Center on Mental Health Services Research and Policy

National Research and Training Center (NRTC)

/Scholarly Reports

The Center develops scholarly reports on innovative programmatic and policy issues in human services and public mental health systems. All the following reports are downloadable PDFs.


13 Briefing Papers on Fostering Mental Health Self-Determination at the Individual, System/Financing, and Societal Levels

Annotated Bibliography on Self-Determination for People with Psychiatric Disabilties

Annotated Bibliography on Self-Determination and Technology

Assessing the Financial Planning Needs of Americans with Mental Illnesses

National Consensus Initiative on Person/Family-Centered Planning

APA Press Release on Center's WRAP Research!

Online support group study for mothers with a psychiatric disability

Explore our recent research

NEW One-Stop Source for Information on MH Self-Directed Care

Latest Findings on WRAP as Evidence-Based Practice
[Abstract] [PDF] [Full Text]

Financial Ed Curriculum Now Available for Download

Free Cultural Competency Guidebook and Assessment Tool for Peer-Run Programs and Self-Help Groups

New Report on Asset Development for People in Mental Health Recovery

Self-Determination: The Fierce Urgency of Now An Invitational State of the Science Summit

New Webcast: Evidence-Based Practice: What It Is and Why It’s Important to Family Advocates

New Webcast: "Promoting Mental Health Recovery Through Evidence-Based Supported Employment"

Download presentation: "Effectively Managing Your Illness & Finances" [PDF 476K]

See our new Veteran's Employment Toolkit

Webcast on Systems Advocacy

New Curriculum: Financial Education for Persons in Recovery

See our newly updated supported employment web pages

Floyd and Hudson Win Award
WRAP Study Coordinators win Advocacy Award

Bridges Training
Building BRIDGES in Tennessee-
Randomized controlled trial study

WRAP Training
Center launches WRAP randomized controlled trial study in Ohio

Peer Support Outcomes Protocol for evaluating mental health self-help, peer support & consumer-operated programs

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