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For almost 25 years now, a major policy emphasis in children’s mental health at the federal level and within most states has been the development of community-based systems of care. There have been many meetings and conferences about this, training and technical assistance material has been provided, and written material has been prepared, and a federal grant program, the Children’s Mental Health Initiative (CMHI) has now provided funding to over 100 grantees for the development of such systems of care.

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Presented at the 22nd Annual Research Conference. A System of Care for Children’s Mental Health: Expanding the Research Base on March 4, 2009 in Tampa, FL.