The Center for Practice Innovations (CPI) supports the New York State Office of Mental Health’s mission to promote the widespread availability of evidence-based practices to improve mental health services, ensure accountability, and promote recovery-oriented outcomes for consumers and families. The CPI serves as a key resource to OMH by spreading those practices identified by OMH as most critical to accomplish OMH’s system-transformation initiatives.

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CPI NewsBrief: Psychosocial Rehabilitation Module Wins Two Industry Awards

  • 21 January 2020

We're pleased to announce that the Psychosocial Rehabilitation module has won two industry awards -

two bronze Omni awards in the Educational category and Health and Fitness category respectively. The Omni Awards recognize outstanding achievements in film/video, web and mobile media.

CPI NewsBrief: Together, We're Accomplishing So Much!

  • 15 January 2020

CPI works with over a thousand programs and over twenty-thousand learners.

Together, we are increasing practitioners' knowledge, skills and competencies.

Together, we are implementing important practices and disseminating them across NYS.


IMHATT Program Completion List

  • 6 January 2020
Access a list of OMH-licensed programs where at least one staff person has earned an Integrated Mental Health Mental Health/Addictions Treatment Training (IMHATT) certificate. People earn an IMHATT certificate after completing 29 online training modules that include basic, intermediate, and advanced skills in integrated treatment for co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders including tobacco dependence.

CPI NewsBrief: Reducing Re-Arrest and Promoting Recovery: Understanding and Addressing the Factors that Contribute to Re-Arrest -- New online module is now available

  • 30 October 2019

Do you know that:

  • Even for individuals diagnosed with serious mental illness, arrests are usually not a direct effect of the mental illness.
  • Treatment for mental illness, although critically important, doesn't necessarily lead to re-arrest reduction on its own.
  • Individuals can be most successful when we use an integrated wholistic approach which incorporates best practices for treatment of mental illness with best practices for reducing the risk of recidivism.

Catalogues Are Now Available for CPI's Learning Management System and Website Consumer Portal

  • 4 April 2019

Did you know that we now have two catalogues that describe our e-learning resources? 

The Online Module Catalogue lists and provides information about 90+ online modules that are currently found in our Learning Management System (

The Consumer and Family Portal lists and provides information for providers, consumers and their families.


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