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Behavioral Health

ASPE publishes research to inform policymaking on behavioral health across sectors, including healthcare financing and delivery, public health, and human services. ASPE’s work focuses on supporting evidence-based prevention efforts, increasing access to high-quality treatment, and promoting long-term recovery from mental and substance use disorders.

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Access to Affordable Care in Rural America: Current Trends and Key Challenges

July 9, 2021
Medicaid and the Marketplace are important sources of affordable, comprehensive healthcare coverage for millions of Americans living in rural areas, and the American Rescue Plan bolsters rural coverage options. But challenges in accessing care remain in many rural areas, including provider shortages, infrastructure limitations, and long distances to care.
ASPE Issue Brief

Health Insurance Coverage and Access to Care for LGBTQ+ Individuals: Recent Trends and Key Challenges

June 30, 2021
This Issue Brief analyzes national survey data to discuss demographic characteristics of the LGB+ community, recent trends in insurance coverage for this population, and various challenges and barriers to care faced by the broader LGBTQ+ community. Related Products

COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges

May 31, 2021
COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges Denise Tyler, PhD, Melissa Hunter, MSW, Natalie Mulmule, BS, and Kristie Porter, MPH RTI International June 1, 2021 Link to Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (66 PDF pages)

COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges: Agency Perspectives Issue Brief

May 31, 2021
COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges: Agency Perspectives

COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges: Policy Perspectives Issue Brief

May 31, 2021
COVID-19 Intensifies Home Care Workforce Challenges: Policy Perspectives
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Measuring the Effectiveness of Virtual Human Services

April 29, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic drove a large and rapid transition from in-person human service delivery to virtual approaches. Measuring the implementation and outcomes of virtual human services in a timely way is crucial to understanding the challenges and successes for a variety of participants across programs and services.

Workforce Implications of Behavioral Health Care Models: Final Report

April 14, 2021
Workforce Implications of Behavioral Health Care Models: Final Report Stefanie Pietras and Allison Wishon Mathematica March 2021 Link to Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (57 PDF pages)
ASPE Issue Brief

Crisis Services and the Behavioral Health Workforce Issue Brief

April 14, 2021
Crisis Services and the Behavioral Health Workforce ASPE ISSUE BRIEF Stefanie Pietras and Allison Wishon Mathematica March 2021 Link to Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (9 PDF pages)
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Age Group Differences in Progress toward Reducing Substance Use Disorders, 2015-2018 Issue Brief

April 13, 2021
Age Group Differences in Progress toward Reducing Substance Use Disorders, 2015-2018 ASPE ISSUE BRIEF Ellen Bouchery Mathematica March 2021 Link to Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (7 PDF pages)
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Mental Health Treatment Need and Treatment System Capacity Issue Brief

April 13, 2021
Mental Health Treatment Need and Treatment System Capacity ASPE ISSUE BRIEF Ellen Bouchery Mathematica March 2021 Link to Printer Friendly Version in PDF Format (8 PDF pages)