Restricted Research - Award List, Note/Discussion Page

Fiscal Year: 2018

1138  The University of Texas at El Paso  (74643)

Principal Investigator: Candyce Berger

Total Amount of Contract, Award, or Gift (Annual before 2011): $ 1,854,537

Exceeds $250,000 (Is it flagged?): Yes

Start and End Dates: 9/30/17 - 8/31/21

Restricted Research: YES

Academic Discipline: Social Work

Department, Center, School, or Institute: College of Health Sciences

Title of Contract, Award, or Gift: OR20170450 226141244A Behavioral Health Workforce Education and Training (BHWET) Program

Name of Granting or Contracting Agency/Entity: DHHS - Health Resources and Services Adm

CFDA: 93.732

Program Title: Mental and Behavioral Health Education and Training Grants

Note:

Qualifies under SAM 1.1.1. and 1.3.2. The purpose of this grant application is to increase the number of culturally and linguistically competent mental healthcare providers in rural, vulnerable, and medically-underserved communities by expanding internship opportunities in integrated behavioral healthcare settings. For students attending the Master of Social Work Program (MSW), participating in pre-doctoral internships through Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, or attending the Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (MH-PNP) program at The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP). These programs are designed to train culturally competent practitioners capable of serving this medically underserved community.

Discussion:

student research component and efficacy.

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