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  • April 15, 2022

    Aligning Expectations to Improve Hospital Discharge Planning for People Experiencing Homelessness

    Homelessness | Blog Post

    Many acute care and psychiatric in-patient hospitals struggle to provide safe discharge for patients who have no place to call home. But with coordination, training, and resources, each obstacle can be addressed.

  • March 24, 2022

    Vicarious Trauma and Staff Retention: A Behavioral Health Workforce Crisis

    Blog Post

    Self-care is not enough; the time is now to address systemic gaps in support for behavioral health workers who experience vicarious trauma, leading to burnout and high turnover.

  • December 12, 2018

    Permanent Supportive Housing — Renewing Our Commitment

    Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    People with mental illness and other disabilities may need lots of things — but that doesn’t mean we should return to institutionalization at a cost that is much greater than the sum required to meet all of those needs.

  • September 5, 2017

    Making a Healthier Workplace for Everyone

    Mental Health & Substance Use | Olmstead & Community Integration | Blog Post

    While employee readiness is important, there are many other factors that can boost job longevity and success for people with serious mental health conditions. By prioritizing these alongside employee readiness, we can create the conditions for long-term, sustainable employment.