Division of Behavioral Health Employment Services

Missouri

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy

“Individuals with substance use, mental health disorders and/or criminal justice backgrounds have strengths, talents and abilities that are frequently overlooked. The Division seeks to integrate clinical and vocational supported employment services though state-wide partnerships with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation, agencies providing employment programs, community mental health centers, ADA providers and state-operated facilities. The goal is to help individuals who are interested in employment, participate in the competitive labor market, hired to do a job of their preference, with the appropriate level of professional help needed to be successful.”

Systems: 
  • Department of Mental Health
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging
Date Enacted: 
02/07/2020
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