Glossary Terms for Early Serious Mental Illness Locator

  • ACT: Assertive Community Treatment
  • CBT: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • CBTp: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Psychosis
  • CMHC: Community Mental Health Center
  • CSC: Coordinated Specialty Care
  • EASA: Early Assessment and Support Alliance
  • EBP: Evidence-Based Practice
  • EIP: Early Intervention Program
  • EPI: Early Psychosis Intervention
  • ESMI: Early Serious Mental Illness
  • FEP: First Episode Psychosis
  • FPE-MFG: Family Psychoeducation–Multi-family Group Format
  • MHBG: Community Mental Health Services Block Grant
  • NOS: Not otherwise specified
  • OASIS: Outreach and Support Intervention Services
  • PARC: Prevention and Recovery Center for Early Psychosis
  • RAISE: Recovery After an Initial Schizophrenia Episode
  • SAMHSA: Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • SHORE: Supporting Hope, Opportunities, Recovery, and Empowerment
  • TIP: Transition to Independence
Last Updated: 10/04/2018