Missouri SAMHSA EDI (FY 2011 & 2012)


State Policies & Initiatives: 
Systems-Change Funding
Goal 1: To strengthen peer delivered services in Missouri by leveraging Medicaid billing for services provided by Certified Peer Specialists in Consumer Operated Services Programs (COSP).
Goal 2: To introduce and begin implementation of peer delivered Individual Placement and Supports –Supported Employment (SE) – in Consumer Operated Services Programs.
Overall conclusions:
Through this project Missouri has greatly increased its value of peers. 103 have been trained specifically under this project, with more on the way.
  • Medicaid Agencies
  • Mental Health
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Resource Leveraging