Cathleen Willging

Summary

Affiliation: Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc State mental health policy: It's never too late to do it right: lessons from behavioral health reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:646-8. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint "We never used to do things this way": behavioral health care reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1529-31. 2007
  3. pmc State mental health policy: Another chance to do it right: redesigning public behavioral health care in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:974-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services in a rural state
    Cathleen Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:497-514. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Brief reports: Unequal treatment: mental health care for sexual and gender minority groups in a rural state
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:867-70. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Pragmatic help seeking: How sexual and gender minority groups access mental health care in a rural state
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:871-4. 2006
  7. pmc Safety-net institutions buffer the impact of Medicaid managed care: a multi-method assessment in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:598-610. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services: the survival of safety net institutions in rural settings
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Qual Health Res 18:1231-46. 2008
  9. pmc Multimethod evaluation of health policy change: an application to Medicaid managed care in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, MSC 053080, 1070 Social Sciences Building, 1915 Roma NE, Room 1103, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1325-47. 2008
  10. pmc Capacity for delivering culturally competent mental health services in New Mexico: results of a statewide agency survey
    Rafael M Semansky
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:289-307. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. pmc State mental health policy: It's never too late to do it right: lessons from behavioral health reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:646-8. 2010
    ..They call on other states to better incorporate experiences of those delivering and receiving services into the design and timing of reform initiatives...
  2. ncbi request reprint "We never used to do things this way": behavioral health care reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, NM 87106, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1529-31. 2007
    ....
  3. pmc State mental health policy: Another chance to do it right: redesigning public behavioral health care in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:974-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services in a rural state
    Cathleen Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Albuquerque, NM, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:497-514. 2005
    ..This contradictory response suggests that the federal government's oversight role warrants careful scrutiny by advocacy groups at the local and state levels...
  5. ncbi request reprint Brief reports: Unequal treatment: mental health care for sexual and gender minority groups in a rural state
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:867-70. 2006
    ..This qualitative study examined the social dynamics of communities and clinic settings that impede the delivery of culturally relevant services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) people living in rural areas...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pragmatic help seeking: How sexual and gender minority groups access mental health care in a rural state
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, 612 Encino Place, N E, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:871-4. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Safety-net institutions buffer the impact of Medicaid managed care: a multi-method assessment in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, 2400 Tucker Avenue, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:598-610. 2002
    ..This project used a long-term, multi-method approach to study the impact of Medicaid managed care...
  8. doi request reprint Medicaid managed care for mental health services: the survival of safety net institutions in rural settings
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
    Qual Health Res 18:1231-46. 2008
    ..Managed care models might compromise the rural mental health safety net unless the serious gaps and limitations are addressed in existing services and funding...
  9. pmc Multimethod evaluation of health policy change: an application to Medicaid managed care in a rural state
    Howard Waitzkin
    Department of Sociology, Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, MSC 053080, 1070 Social Sciences Building, 1915 Roma NE, Room 1103, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:1325-47. 2008
    ..To answer questions about the impacts of Medicaid managed care (MMC) at the individual, organizational/community, and population levels of analysis...
  10. pmc Capacity for delivering culturally competent mental health services in New Mexico: results of a statewide agency survey
    Rafael M Semansky
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, Albuquerque, NM 87102, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:289-307. 2009
    ..e., training, self-assessments of cultural competency, and collection of cultural data) mental health agencies in New Mexico had at the onset of a public sector mental health reform (Office of Minority Health 2001)...
  11. pmc Transforming administrative and clinical practice in a public behavioral health system: an ethnographic assessment of the context of change
    Cathleen E Willging
    Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation, NM, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:866-83. 2009
    ..Efforts are needed to increase training and development opportunities in evidence-based care and cultural competency; SNIs typically lack resources to pursue these opportunities on their own...
  12. pmc State Mental Health Policy: New Mexico's Medicaid managed care waiver: organizing input from mental health consumers and advocates
    Cathleen E Willging
    New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:289-91. 2003
  13. pmc Promotoras as mental health practitioners in primary care: a multi-method study of an intervention to address contextual sources of depression
    Howard Waitzkin
    University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    J Community Health 36:316-31. 2011
    ..Due to continuing unmet mental health needs, we favor further assessment of innovative roles for community health workers...
  14. pmc Power, blame, and accountability: Medicaid managed care for mental health services in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging
    Behavioral Health Research Center of the Southwest, USA
    Med Anthropol Q 19:84-102. 2005
    ..Providers and patients with the least amount of formal authority and power are typically blamed for system deficiencies...
  15. pmc Ethics of health research in communities: perspectives from the southwestern United States
    Robert L Williams
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87131, USA
    Ann Fam Med 8:433-9. 2010
    ..We conducted a study to explore how community members perceive low-risk health research, the adequacy of human research protection processes, and the ethical conduct of community-based research...

Research Grants9

  1. Medicaid Managed Care for MH Services in Rural Settings
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  2. Gender, Ethnicity, and Mental Health in a Rural State
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This project also will lay the groundwork for a comprehensive research agenda targeting multiple minority status LGBT persons in the Southwest. ..
  3. Drug Use, Ethnicity, and Help Seeking among Rural Youth
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study also will lay the groundwork for future community-based participatory research on youth drug use and behavioral health care in southwestern New Mexico. ..
  4. Multi-Method Ethnographic Assessment of Behavioral Health Reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen Willging; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since rural states may turn to the New Mexico reform as a model to reduce administrative costs and service fragmentation and to increase access for the SMI, this research is of great national relevance. ..
  5. Multi-Method Ethnographic Assessment of Behavioral Health Reform in New Mexico
    Cathleen E Willging; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Since rural states may turn to the New Mexico reform as a model to reduce administrative costs and service fragmentation and to increase access for the SMI, this research is of great national relevance. ..