Department of Psychiatry
Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatry | Public Health | Social Welfare | Translational Medical Research
The Family Networks is a comprehensive system transformation initiative to redesign and integrate traditional categorical services across the Commonwealth into local service systems for children, youth, and families served by the child welfare system. The Family Networks Implementation Study (FNIS), a partnership between MA/DCF and UMMS, is a study of the process of implementing systems change, and provides a case example of knowledge exchange
Nicholson, Joanne; Adams, Jodi; Maciolek, Susan; and Biebel, Kathleen, "Knowledge Exchange as Program Evaluation: The Family Networks Implementation Study as a Case Example" (2009). Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations. 640.