Scattergood Foundation

Advancing Innovative Strategies for Change in Behavioral Health

2013 Innovation Award

The Winner....

CommonGround

Pat Deegan PHD & Associates, LLC: Our premier web application is called CommonGround and it is being used in 21 clinics across Pennsylvania. Our proposition is that in the modern behavioral healthcare environment there is no time for waiting in clinic waiting rooms. In order to make the most...Read more

Changing the Approach, Utilizing the Next Generation

Active Minds:  Untreated mental health problems on college campuses are costly.  A thousand students die by suicide annually and additional thousands drop out or underachieve.  Modern treatments...Read more

Early Assessment and Support Alliance (EASA) for Early Psychosis Care

Early Assessment and Support Alliance (EASA):  Psychotic disorders affect three in 100 individuals.  Until recently, psychosis was considered a life sentence to disability, often leading to legal issues, involuntary hospitalizations...Read more

Behavioral Health Services for Underserved Older Adults

Intercommunity Action:  Untreated behavioral health problems among older adults too often contribute to  a downward spiral resulting in increased physical illness, disability, and even death.  Yet, older...Read more

Certified Peer Specialist Services and the Peer Empowerment Programs of the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania

Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania: For nearly three decades, the Mental Health Association of Southeastern Pennsylvania (MHASP) http://www.mhasp.org  has been a leader in the creation,...Read more

The Nominations