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Task Shifting for Severe Mental Illness

Developed by South Africa ITTC

Published on 3/23/2018

This presentation discusses task shifting as a means of addressing severe mental illness. The presentation details two task shifting models supported by the South Africa HIV ATTC: (1) treatment partner (TP), psychoeducation, and m-health intervention; and (2) community health worker (CHW) mental health training intervention.


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Related Topics

  • Alcohol Misuse/Use
  • Co-ocurring Disorders
  • Community Based Organizations
  • Cultural Competency/Humility
  • Evidence Based Practices

This product was developed by this Center under previous funding as part of the Addiction Technology Transfer Center Network through the President's Emergency Plan For AIDS Relief (PEPFAR)/Substance Abuse Mental Health Administration (SAMHSA).