Center for Behavioral Health Innovation (BHI)

Transforming Behavioral Health Practice Through Integration, Evaluation, and Quality Improvement

BHI-2016

 

 

 

 

 

 
 

 

 

 

The Center for Behavioral Health Innovation (BHI) is dedicated to the design and improvement of behavioral health practice. Under Jim Fauth’s leadership since 2002, the Center has grown into a regional hub for evaluation and practice improvement.

Mission

To improve the health and wellbeing of underserved populations

Vision

AUNE faculty and students, working shoulder to shoulder with community partners, to improve behavioral health practice and outcomes

Strategies

  • Integration of behavioral health expertise in primary care and other settings
  • Knowledge translation
  • Developmental, formative and summative evaluation
  • External facilitation
  • Technical assistance

Areas of Focus

  • Children’s behavioral health
  • Community health/collective impact
  • Hospital readmissions
  • Integration of behavioral health into primary care settings
  • Prevention of suicide
  • Substance abuse