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Quick Guide for Self-Assessment of Family-Run Organizations in Systems of Care

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Kathy Lazear


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The Quick Guide was produced by Study 6: Examining the Role of Family Organizations in Developing Family Voice in Systems of Care of the Research and Training Center for Children’s Mental Health. This study investigates how family voice, as represented through family-run organizations, contributes to the context of the overall mental health system, and the implementation an effective system of care.


Lazear, K., Anderson, R., & Boterf, E. (2007) Quick guide for self-assessment of family-run organizations in systems of care. Tampa: University of South Florida, Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute, Research and Training Center for Children’s Mental Health.

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