CPI NewsBrief: New Courses Available: Improving LGBT health throughout the life span!

  • 6 May 2019

Did you know:
that eliminating LGBT health disparities and enhancing efforts to improve LGBT health are necessary to ensure that LGBT individuals can lead long, healthy lives? The many benefits of addressing health concerns and reducing disparities include:
  • Reductions in disease transmission and progression
  • Increased mental and physical well-being
  • Reduced health care costs
  • Increased longevity

CPI NewsBrief: Stages of Change A Video for Consumers and Families

  • 16 April 2019

Did you know that:  

  • People can change their behavior!
  • This newly released video, available at no cost on CPI's website, explains the change process to consumers and families
The Center for Practice Innovations (CPI), in partnership with The Office of Consumer Affairs at the Office of Mental Health (OMH), is pleased to announce the release of a free online video for consumers and families called "Stages of Change".

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.

CPI NewsBrief: New Course: OCD: Seven Common Misconceptions of OCD Archived Webinar is now available in the CPI Learning Management System (LMS)

  • 2 April 2019

As part of a statewide training initiative to improve the quality and access to care for individuals with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, The Center for OCD and Related Disorders and The Center for Practice Innovations at Columbia Psychiatry and the New York State Psychiatric Institute collaborated with the New York State Office of Mental Health (NYS-OMH) to host an educational webinar on OCD.

IMHATT Program Completion List

  • 1 March 2019
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.

Looking for OnTrackUSA?

  • 8 October 2015
OnTrackUSA provides manuals and other web-based resources as well as consultation and training to programs and State agencies that would like to implement Coordinated Specialty Care teams (CSCs) for people with early psychosis. CSC teams provide innovative, evidence-based, recovery-oriented treatment to young people who have recently begun experiencing psychotic symptoms. These teams help people achieve their goals for school, work and relationships. 


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