Psychiatric Quarterly

, Volume 65, Issue 4, pp 257–272 | Cite as

Assessing the outcomes of parent-and provider-designed systems of care for children with emotional and behavioral disorders

  • Mary E. Evans
  • Mary I. Armstrong
  • Fiona Thompson
  • Jung-Kyu Lee


There is a paucity of research on the outcomes associated with involving parents of children with emotional and behavioral problems as partners with professionals in designing and implementing a system of care. This study examines the systems, child, and family outcomes associated with providing flexible funds to two counties, one engaged in strengthening its provider-designed system and the other in developing and implementing a parent-designed system. This article describes the qualitative, network, and treatment outcome studies comprising the research.


Public Health Treatment Outcome Behavioral Problem Behavioral Disorder Family Outcome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mary E. Evans
    • 1
  • Mary I. Armstrong
    • 1
  • Fiona Thompson
    • 1
  • Jung-Kyu Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Bureau of Evaluation and Services ResearchNew York State Office of Mental HealthAlbany

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