Training and Technical Assistance for CST Sites
White Pine Consulting Service (WPCS), in partnership with Waupaca County Department of Health and Human Services, currently holds a contract with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services to provide training and technical assistance (T and TA) to counties and tribes developing and sustaining Coordinated Services Team (CST) Initiatives in Wisconsin. If you'd like to more information regarding T and TA opportunities or resources, visit the Training and Technical Assistance section of this website, or contact:
Statewide Collaborative Systems of Care Directory
Below is a link to download a statewide directory of counties and tribes which are developing or sustaining CST initiatives and other collaborative systems of care in Wisconsin. The directory also includes contact information for various partner agencies and groups. If you have updates, changes, or additions to the list, please email Lori Martin at email@example.com.
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
The Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) - Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (DMHSAS) provides funding and support for counties and tribes in Wisconsin to develop and sustain Coordinated Services Team (CST) Initiatives. The CST page on the DHS website includes information on core values, CST statewide expansion, and Governor Walker's CST Mental Health Reform Package.
Primary CST contacts with the Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services Bureau of Prevention, Treatment and Recovery include:
Marie Danforth, MSW
Supervisor - Women, Youth, and Families
Phone: (608) 266-2861
Rebecca Wigg-Ninham, MSW, SAC
Children and Families Mental Health Coordinator
Phone: (608) 266-5427
Coordinated Services Team (CST) Initiative Statewide Expansion Funding
The Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (DMHSAS) has issued Action Memo 2013-07, which describes the process for eligible counties and tribes to apply for CST Statewide Expansion funding.
The memo, along with all of the necessary application documents are available on the DMHSAS's "CST Expansion" website page, which can be accessed by clicking the button below. The application deadline is February 18, 2014.