Reports

Report on Pediatric Behavioral Health Urgent Care, 2nd edition 2020

Children and adolescrents in need of behavioral health care often face barriers and delays in a fragmented system that is variable in its capacity, quality, and intensity across all service types. 

Talk it out: What youth and young adults say about getting mental health and substance use information 2018

In 2018, Youth MOVE Massachusetts (YMM), a youth-led group, working with Parent/Parent Professional Advocacy League (PPAL) surveyed 140 youth and young adults about access to mental health and substance use information.

"Children's Mental Health In the commonwealth: The Time is Now" November 2006

Massachusetts must create coherent mental health policy and dynamic state leadership in order to ensure access to culturally competent, linguistically appropriate, and effective mental health services for all children in need.