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Our Impact

Since 2011, we have:


Clinical & Technical Assistance Trainings


Behavioral Health Providers


of NYS Licensed/Certified Behavioral Health Agencies

CTAC and MCTAC are committed to providing quality training opportunities that meets the needs of those we serve. We aim to achieve this by soliciting feedback, continuous quality improvement, program evaluation and publishing our research findings.

We invite you to learn more by reviewing out latest briefs and publications below.

Our Research

Acri, M., Fuss, A. A., Quintero, P., Hoagwood, K., Mckay, M. M., & Cleek, A. (2019). Disseminating clinical and fiscal practices across the New York State behavioral healthcare system. Social Work in Health Care, 58(6), 557–563. doi: 10.1080/00981389.2019.1593281

Acri, M., Fuss, A. A., Quintero, P., Baier, M., Connolly, C., Dean-Assael, K., … Cleek, A. (2019). An Assessment of The New York State Behavioral Health System’s Readiness to Transition to Medicaid Managed Care. Community Mental Health Journal, 55(4), 599–607. doi: 10.1007/s10597-019-00369-w

Chor, K. H. B., Olin, S.-C. S., Weaver, J., Cleek, A. F., Mckay, M. M., Hoagwood, K. E., & Horwitz, S. M. (2014). Adoption of Clinical and Business Trainings by Child Mental Health Clinics in New York State.Psychiatric Services, 65(12), 1439–1444. doi: 10.1176/

Hoagwood, K. E., Olin, S. S., Horwitz, S., Mckay, M., Cleek, A., Gleacher, A., … Hogan, M. (2014). Scaling Up Evidence-Based Practices for Children and Families in New York State: Toward Evidence-based Policies on Implementation for State Mental Health Systems. Journal of Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology, 43(2), 145–157. doi: 10.1080/15374416.2013.869749

Olin, S.-C. S., Chor, K. H. B., Weaver, J., Duan, N., Kerker, B. D., Clark, L. J., … Horwitz, S. M. (2015). Multilevel Predictors of Clinic Adoption of State-Supported Trainings in Children’s Services. Psychiatric Services, 66(5), 484–490. doi: 10.1176/

Olin, S.-C. S., O’Connor, B. C., Storfer-Isser, A., Clark, L. J., Perkins, M., Scholle, S. H., … Horwitz, S. M. (2016). Access to Care for Youth in a State Mental Health System: A Simulated Patient Approach. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, 55(5), 392–399. doi: 10.1016/j.jaac.2016.02.014

Contact Us

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