Technical assistance and direction National Demonstration of Early Detection, Intervention and Prevention of Psychosis in Adolescents and Young Adults

The Foundation's program, National Demonstration of Early Detection, Intervention and Prevention of Psychosis in Adolescents and Young Adults, was designed to replicate the Portland Identification and Early Referral (PIER) Program -- an intervention that uses evidence-based psychosocial and pharmacologic interventions in the early identification and treatment of adolescents and young adults with severe mental illness.The Portland Identification and Early Referral Program (PIER) is a groundbreaking clinical and research project based at Maine Medical Center in Portland, Maine. The purpose of this project is to provide technical assistance and direction to test and promote the acceptance of the PIER model within the mental health treatment field by conducting a large-scale replication of the model in four sites.

Grant Details

Amount Awarded $1,043,078.00

Awarded on: 7/28/2006

Time frame: 8/1/2006 - 7/31/2007

Grant Number: 58287

Grantee

Maine Medical Center

22 Bramhall Street
Portland, ME, 04102-3175

207-662-0111
Website

William R. McFarlane
Project Director

207-662-2091
Email

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