Joseph P Morrissey

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of Medicaid enrollment and outpatient service use in jail recidivism among persons with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:794-801. 2007
  2. pmc How many forensic assertive community treatment teams do we need?
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research and the School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:205-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicaid enrollment and mental health service use following release of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:809-15. 2006
  4. doi request reprint County-level estimates of mental health professional shortage in the United States
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1323-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing gaps between policy and practice in Medicaid disenrollment of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and with the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:803-8. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Service costs for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma
    Marisa Domino
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:135-43. 2005
  7. pmc Criminal justice involvement, behavioral health service use, and costs of forensic assertive community treatment: a randomized trial
    Karen J Cusack
    Department of Psychiatry and Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:356-63. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in service use during a trauma-informed intervention for women
    Marisa Elena Domino
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Women Health 44:105-22. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to care for autism-related services
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1902-12. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Transitions between the public mental health system and jail for persons with severe mental illness: a Markov analysis
    Edward C Norton
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, CB 7411, McGavran Greenberg Building, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Econ 15:719-33. 2006

Detail Information

Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of Medicaid enrollment and outpatient service use in jail recidivism among persons with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:794-801. 2007
    ..This study sought to determine whether having Medicaid benefits and receiving behavioral health services are associated with a reduction in recidivism for jail detainees with severe mental illness...
  2. pmc How many forensic assertive community treatment teams do we need?
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research and the School of Social Work, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:205-8. 2008
    ..05% of their adult populations. Developing standardized eligibility criteria for FACT is an important first step toward developing its evidence base...
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicaid enrollment and mental health service use following release of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:809-15. 2006
    ..This study assessed the extent to which Medicaid enrollment increased access to and use of services by persons with severe mental illness after their release from jail...
  4. doi request reprint County-level estimates of mental health professional shortage in the United States
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1323-8. 2009
    ..A goal was to motivate discussion of the data improvements and practice standards required to develop an adequate mental health professional workforce...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessing gaps between policy and practice in Medicaid disenrollment of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and with the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:803-8. 2006
    ..The extent to which persons with severe mental illness lost their Medicaid benefits while detained was determined...
  6. ncbi request reprint Service costs for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma
    Marisa Domino
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:135-43. 2005
    ..2005) and Morrissey et al. (2005), which favored the intervention sites, these cost findings indicate that the treatment intervention services are cost-effective as compared with the usual care received by women at the comparison sites...
  7. pmc Criminal justice involvement, behavioral health service use, and costs of forensic assertive community treatment: a randomized trial
    Karen J Cusack
    Department of Psychiatry and Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Community Ment Health J 46:356-63. 2010
    ..The findings for the 24 month period followed the same pattern. These findings provide additional support for the idea that providing appropriate behavioral health services can reduce criminal justice involvement...
  8. ncbi request reprint Changes in service use during a trauma-informed intervention for women
    Marisa Elena Domino
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Women Health 44:105-22. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Access to care for autism-related services
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1902-12. 2007
    ..Disparities in service use associated with race, residence and education point to the need to develop policy, practice and family-level interventions that can address barriers to services for children with ASD...
  10. ncbi request reprint Transitions between the public mental health system and jail for persons with severe mental illness: a Markov analysis
    Edward C Norton
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, CB 7411, McGavran Greenberg Building, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Econ 15:719-33. 2006
    ..There is little evidence of any change in the jail detention rate for severely mentally ill users of the county mental health system in contrast with other SMI individuals following the public managed care program...
  11. doi request reprint County-level estimates of need for mental health professionals in the United States
    Thomas R Konrad
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1307-14. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to develop the best current estimates of need for mental health professionals in the United States for workforce planning and to highlight major data gaps...
  12. ncbi request reprint North Carolina's mental health workforce: unmet need, maldistribution, and no quick fixes
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514, USA
    N C Med J 73:161-8. 2012
    ..Recent data show a maldistribution of psychiatrists in North Carolina and critical shortages in some areas. However, only 11 entire counties have official mental health professional shortage designation...
  13. doi request reprint Assessing multiple outcomes for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma in a multi-site trial: a propensity score approach
    Alan R Ellis
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 36:123-32. 2009
    ..In addition to demonstrating propensity score weighting, the current study increases confidence in earlier findings by considering multiple time points simultaneously and by controlling more completely for pre-treatment differences...
  14. pmc Program planning and staff competencies for forensic assertive community treatment: ACT-eligible versus FACT-eligible consumers
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc 17:90-7. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint County-level estimates of mental health professional supply in the United States
    Alan R Ellis
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:1315-22. 2009
    ..This study compiled national county-level data and examined the geographic distribution of providers in six mental health professions and the correlates of county-level provider supply...
  16. ncbi request reprint Service use and costs for women with co-occurring mental and substance use disorders and a history of violence
    Marisa Elena Domino
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Health Policy and Administration, Campus Box 7411, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7411, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1223-32. 2005
    ..The study also compared costs with recorded clinical outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Twelve-month outcomes of trauma-informed interventions for women with co-occurring disorders
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of health policy and administration and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1213-22. 2005
    ..The goal of the Women, Co-occurring Disorders, and Violence Study was to develop and test the effectiveness of new service approaches specifically designed for these women...
  18. pmc Targeting trauma-related interventions and improving outcomes for women with co-occurring disorders
    Karen J Cusack
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 35:147-58. 2008
    ..These findings underscore the need for clinicians to conduct careful assessments of trauma-related symptoms and to target the most intensive trauma-related interventions to individuals with PTSD symptoms...
  19. pmc General medical problems of incarcerated persons with severe and persistent mental illness: a population-based study
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for HealthServices Research, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:45-9. 2010
    ..To address this gap in the literature this study addressed the following question: are consumers with a history of incarceration at greater risk of general medical problems compared with consumers without such a history?..
  20. doi request reprint Deployment and the use of mental health services among U.S. Army wives
    Alyssa J Mansfield
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:101-9. 2010
    ..Military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan have involved the frequent and extended deployment of military personnel, many of whom are married. The effect of deployment on mental health in military spouses is largely unstudied...
  21. pmc Trends in behavioral health care service provision by community health centers, 1998-2007
    Rebecca Wells
    Department of Health Policy and Management, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:759-64. 2010
    ..This investigation compared trends in behavioral health services provided by community health centers nationwide during the first several years of that initiative with immediately prior trends...
  22. ncbi request reprint How many assertive community treatment teams do we need?
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, CB 7590, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:1803-6. 2006
    ..These estimates were then used to examine current conceptual guidelines for developing the number of ACT teams that communities need...
  23. pmc Generalist care managers for the treatment of depressed medicaid patients in North Carolina: a pilot study
    Suzanne E Landis
    Department of Family Medicine, Mountain Area Health Education Center and University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:7. 2007
    ..We designed a pilot program to demonstrate the feasibility of training/deploying GCMs into primary care settings...
  24. ncbi request reprint Service use and health status of persons with severe mental illness in full-risk and no-risk medicaid programs
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:293-8. 2002
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Integration of service systems for homeless persons with serious mental illness through the ACCESS program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Cecel G Sheps Center for Health Services, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:949-57. 2002
    ..first of the two core questions around which the ACCESS (Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports) evaluation was designed: Does implementation of system-change strategies lead to better integration of service systems?..
  26. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma: program and person-level effects
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:121-33. 2005
    ..These results encourage further research to identify the longer-term effects of integrated counseling for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma histories...
  27. ncbi request reprint A comparison of assertive community treatment and intensive case management for patients in rural areas
    Piper S Meyer
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, CB 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:121-7. 2007
    ..Service delivery to persons with severe mental illness in rural areas is challenged by low population densities, limited services, and shortages of professionals...
  28. ncbi request reprint Assessing the service linkages of substance abuse agencies with mental health and primary care organizations
    Shoou Yih D Lee
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:69-86. 2006
    ..Onsite service provision was implemented in some OSATs. The pattern of service linkages in OSATs appeared to reflect the health needs of substance abuse clients...
  29. doi request reprint Assessing the effectiveness of recovery-oriented ACT in reducing state psychiatric hospital use
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, 725 Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:303-11. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of Washington State's PACT, a recovery-oriented assertive community treatment (ACT) initiative, in reducing state psychiatric hospital use...
  30. doi request reprint The effectiveness of recovery-oriented ACT in reducing hospital use: do effects vary over time?
    Marisa E Domino
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, 725 Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:312-7. 2013
    ..This study extended these findings by examining the timing of PACT effects...
  31. doi request reprint Fidelity to recovery-oriented ACT practices and consumer outcomes
    Gary S Cuddeback
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina UNC, Chapel Hill Dr Cuddeback is also with the School of Social Work, UNC, 325 Pittsboro St, CB 3550, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 64:318-23. 2013
    ..This study examined whether these outcomes varied by team fidelity to recovery-oriented ACT practices...
  32. pmc Computational modeling and multilevel cancer control interventions
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Rm 126, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:56-66. 2012
    ..Looking forward, a number of methodological, structural, and communication barriers must be overcome to create useful computational models of multilevel cancer interventions and population health...
  33. pmc Cost shifting to jails after a change to managed mental health care
    Marisa Elena Domino
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, CB 7411, McGavran Greenberg Building, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7411, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1379-401. 2004
    ..To determine whether managed mental health care for Medicaid enrollees in King County, Washington, has led to indirect cost-shifting to substitute treatments, such as jails and state mental hospitals that are free goods to providers...
  34. ncbi request reprint Use of autism-related services by families and children
    Kathleen C Thomas
    Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 725 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, CB 7590, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:818-29. 2007
    ..Speech/language therapy at school was the most frequently used service and also identified as the best service. The majority (81%) of families reported they were satisfied with services...
  35. ncbi request reprint Overview of the ACCESS Program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports
    Frances Randolph
    Homeless Programs Branch, Center for Mental Health Services, Rockville, MD 20857, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:945-8. 2002
    ..Detailed findings from the ACCESS evaluation are presented in two accompanying articles, and overall conclusions are offered in a fourth article...
  36. ncbi request reprint Service systems integration and outcomes for mentally ill homeless persons in the ACCESS program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports
    Robert A Rosenheck
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, West Haven, CT 06516, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:958-66. 2002
    ..around which the ACCESS (Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports) evaluation was designed: Does better integration of service systems improve the treatment outcomes of homeless persons with severe mental illness?..
  37. ncbi request reprint Lessons from the evaluation of the ACCESS program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services
    Howard H Goldman
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Mental Health Services Research, University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:967-9. 2002
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of antipsychotic medication on psychiatric service utilization and cost
    Aileen Rothbard
    Center for MH Policy and Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 8:83-93. 2005
    ..Given that acquisition costs of atypical antipsychotics are generally higher than typical antipsychotics, uncertainty exists whether the newer atypicals are cost effective alternatives when used in ordinary practice settings...
  39. ncbi request reprint The challenge of treating forensic dual diagnosis clients: comment on "integrated treatment for jail recidivists with co-occurring psychiatric and substance use disorders"
    Robert E Drake
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Community Ment Health J 42:427-32. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with interagency coordination in a child mental health service system demonstration
    Jeanne C Rivard
    Columbia University School of Social Work, 622 West 113 Street, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 30:397-415. 2003
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Outcomes for women with co-occurring disorders and trauma: program-level effects
    Joseph J Cocozza
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 28:109-19. 2005
    ..01) and both alcohol (p < 0.001) and drug use problem severity (p < 0.001). The same trend is observable for reductions in post-traumatic stress symptoms, although the difference does not attain statistical significance...
  42. doi request reprint Reliability of self-reported health service use: evidence from the women with co-occurring disorders, and violence study
    Sukyung Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 2727 Mariposa Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 35:265-78. 2008
    ..However, self-reporting of treatment content in highly specified service categories (e.g., individual counseling during residential treatment) may not be reliable...
  43. ncbi request reprint Closing service system gaps for homeless clients with a dual diagnosis: integrated teams and interagency cooperation
    Robert A Rosenheck
    Northeast Program Evaluation Center, New England MIRECC, and Yale University School of Medicine, West Haven, CT, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 6:77-87. 2003
    ..There is great concern about fragmentation of mental health service delivery, especially for dually diagnosed homeless people, and apprehension that such fragmentation adversely affects service access and outcomes...
  44. ncbi request reprint Assessment of Medicaid managed behavioral health care for persons with serious mental illness
    H Stephen Leff
    Human Services Research Institute, 2336 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02140, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:1245-53. 2005
    ..This five-site study compared Medicaid managed behavioral health programs and fee-for-service programs on use and quality of services, satisfaction, and symptoms and functioning of adults with serious mental illness...
  45. ncbi request reprint Asylum within and without asylums
    Jeffrey L Geller
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 55:1128-30. 2004
  46. ncbi request reprint The state policy context of implementation issues for evidence-based practices in mental health
    Kimberley R Isett
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Columbia University, 600 W 168th St, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:914-21. 2007
    ..The objective of the study was to assess the role of state mental health authorities as agents of change...
  47. ncbi request reprint Assessing delayed effects of a multi-site system intervention for homeless persons with serious mental illness
    Kimberley R Isett
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 33:115-21. 2006
    ..Implications of these findings for policy and further research are highlighted...