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CTI Trial in Brazil and Chile

A recent paper published in Cadernos de Saude Publica describes challenges and lessons learned in this study of CTI-TS (task shifting). From 2014 to 2017, 110 people with psychosis were recruited at the time of entry into community mental health centers in Rio de Janeiro and Santiago. Trial participants were randomly assigned to receive usual

Critical Time Intervention Chapter in New Social Work Textbook

Homelessness Prevention and Intervention in Social Work, a new textbook published by Springer, includes a chapter on CTI by Carolyn Hanesworth and Dan Herman. The book, edited by Heather Larkin, Amanda Aykanian, and Calvin Streeter, is intended to be an accessible resource for clinicians and community practitioners seeking current knowledge on the topic, practical approaches

Train-the-Trainer Nov 7-8, 2019

Are you an experienced trainer and Critical Time Intervention practitioner? The Center for the Advancement of Critical Time Intervention (CACTI) is holding a two-day Train-The-Trainer event in NYC this November. Attending the training will allow participants to become certified in training other CTI workers and gain access to training resources and materials. Where: Silberman School of Social Work

Next Live Online CTI Training Starts March 12th

Are you or your team interested in being trained in Critical Time Intervention? Our next live online training series led by t3 begins on March 12, 2018. The course, taught by clinical social worker and educator Bebe Smith, MSW, LCSW will run live for 90 minutes on Mondays from March 12 to April 9 from 1:00-2:00pm EST. Various continuing

CTI Spotlight: Rachel Hopkins and Shane Hurst (Podcast)

In this installment of our podcast series, CTI Spotlights, we talk with Rachel Hopkins and Shane Hurst, LMFT and of Weber Human Services in Ogden, Utah. Rachel works as the Managed Care Case Management Supervisor and Shane as the Clinical Quality Supervisor. Weber Human Services serves the populations of Weber and Morgan Counties and is organized

CTI Spotlight: Rhonda Herndon and Sonja Haughton

In this installment of our podcast series, CTI Spotlights, we interview Rhonda Herndon (Practice Manager) and Sonja Haughton (Clinical Team Leader) of the CTI program at The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD in Houston, Texas. The Harris Center is a collaborator in a county-wide Mental Health Jail Diversion Program that is the result

CTI Featured at Conference in Lima, Peru

The RedeAmericas Conference was held on July 12-13, 2017 to launch the second phase of a regional mental health research hub under the leadership of Rubén Alvarado (O’Higgins University, Chile). At the conference, membership expanded from the original five countries to include four new ones. Sarah Conover (Director, CTI Global Network) led discussions about helpful online tools

CTI Presentation at Next Week’s NAEH Conference

CACTI collaborator Ben Noll of Friendship Place will present on CTI at the 2017 National Conference on Ending Homelessness hosted by the National Alliance to End Homelessness. Noll’s presentation is part of a workshop entitled Ensuring Housing Stability After Homelessness, scheduled for Wednesday morning of the three-day conference, which opens Monday, July 17th in Washington,

CTI to be Featured in Upcoming UK Conference

On July 4th and 5th, Alex Smith of Changing Lives and Michael Corbishley of SHP will present on “Preventing homelessness: How can the US model of a Critical Time Intervention approach apply in England?” at the 2017 Homeless Link annual conference in Hinckley, England, entitled Under One Roof. Smith and Corbishley recently returned from a visit to the US sponsored by the Oak Foundation, during which they learned from homelessness organizations that are implementing the CTI model. They will