UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Publication Date


Document Type



Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology


The Northeast Massachusetts Community of Practice for Transition Age Youth and Young Adults (MACOPTAYYA) was initiated through the involvement of a champion, a regional director of the state Departmentof Mental Health (DMH). With support from the Transitions Research and Training Center (RTC), the CoP built a partnership of committed stakeholders from various points of the system of service for Transition Age Youth and Young Adults, thus building bridges across the adult and children mental health agencies.

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Systems and Psychosocial Advances Research Center Publications and Presentations


Presented at the Massachusetts Department of Mental Health's DMH 2013 Research Conference "Innovations in Research: Lived Experience Leading the Way."



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