SAMHSA: Transforming Mental Health Care in America - Federal Action Agenda 2005

TRANSFORMING MENTAL HEALTH CARE IN AMERICA

The Federal Action Agenda: First Steps


Appendix B

Acronym List

 
Acronym Defintion

ACF

Administration for Children and Families

ADA

Americans with Disabilities Act

AHRQ

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

AOA

Administration on Aging

ASPE

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation

BPHC

Bureau of Primary Health Care

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CMHS

Center for Mental Health Services

CMS

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

COSIG

Co-occurring State Incentive Grant

DOJ

U.S. Department of Justice

DOL

U.S. Department of Labor

ED

U.S. Department of Education

EPSDT

Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment

HELP

Hotline Evaluation and Linkage Program

HHS

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

HIPAA

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

HRSA

Health Resources and Services Administration

HUD

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development

IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act

IHS

Indian Health Service

NAMI

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

NHII

National Health Information Infrastructure

NIAAA

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

NIDA

National Institute on Drug Abuse

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIMH

National Institute of Mental Health

NREPP

National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices

OCR

Office for Civil Rights

OD

Office on Disability

ODEP

Office of Disability Employment Policy

ONCHIT

Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology

OJJ

Office of Juvenile Justice

OJP

Office of Justice Programs

OPHS

Office of Public Health and Science

OPM

U.S. Office of Personnel Management

ORR

Office of Refugee Resettlement

PAIMI

Protection and Advocacy for Individuals with Mental Illness

PTSD

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

RFA

Request for Applications

SAMHSA

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

SCHIP

State Children's Health Insurance Program

SPRC

Suicide Prevention Resource Center

SSA

Social Security Administration

SSI

Supplemental Security Income

SSDI

Social Security Disability Insurance

TCE

Targeted Capacity Expansion

TEFRA

Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act

VA

Department of Veterans Affairs

WICHE

Western Interstate Commission on Higher Education

 

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File Date: 2/12/2009