State Adolescent Treatment Enhancement and Dissemination Grant

Washington's State Youth Treatment- Implementation (SYT-I) Project

The Washington State Youth Treatment- Implementation (SYT-I) project is a continuation of the State Adolescent Treatment- Enhancement and Dissemination project funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA).  The goals of the SYT-I project are to:

  • Improve access, quality, coordination, and continuum of care through the use of an evidence-based standardized assessment tool;
  • Implement family centered/informed evidence-based practice;
  • Increase care coordination and recovery support services; and
  • Include youth and family/caregiver participation at all levels. 

An additional focus of the project will be to enhance workforce training and development for delivering youth SUD and COD services.  This project launched on December 11, 2015 and is expected to end September 29, 2018.

State Adolescent Treatment- Enhancement and Dissemination (SAT-ED) Project

This project launched on September 30, 2012 and concluded September 29, 2015.