Research 2018-08-20T19:18:28+00:00

Current Research Projects

Supported Employment Demonstration (SED)

The Supported Employment Demonstration (SED) is a randomized controlled trial of evidence-based vocational and mental […]

The Independence Project

The Independence Project is a study to evaluate the effectiveness of an intensive employment intervention […]

Veterans CARE Project

Westat is serving as the external evaluator for the Veterans CARE project, which will serve […]

Mental Health Technology Study

This project examines the use of technology within residential and outpatient mental health settings in […]

Mental Health Block Grant 10% Set Aside Evaluation

This mixed methods study describes the services provided through 38 First Episode Psychosis programs nationwide. […]

Predicting employment outcomes with client characteristics, program characteristics, work environment, and community characteristics

  This study examines predictors of employment outcomes for individuals with psychiatric disabilities using secondary […]

Impact of Federal and State Government Policies and Practices on Employment Outcomes for People with Psychiatric Disabilities

The goal of this three-phase study is to examine the impact of government policies and […]

Work-Focused Interventions for Depression

This project aims to understand the role of employer-sponsored treatment programs for depression in the […]

Improving outcomes of youth and young adults (ages 16-21) with serious mental health conditions with adapted Individual Placement and Support

The goal of this study is to develop a supported employment/education model adapted from the […]

Supporting High-Fidelity, Evidence-Based Supported Employment: State-Level Technical Assistance to SAMHSA Grantees

The majority of people living with psychiatric disabilities, including co-occurring substance use disorder, are interested […]