Scattergood Foundation

Advancing Innovative Strategies for Change in Behavioral Health

2018 Scattergood Innovation Award Finalists and Honorable Mentions

We received a total of 88 applications from 25 states this year! Each submission provided an exemplary service that other organizations and communities can explore for replication. We were thrilled to learn more about the incredible work being done to advance the field of behavioral health.  

The Scattergood Foundation and National Council for Behavioral Health are pleased to announce the 2018 Scattergood Innovation Award Finalists!


Storiez: Narrative Healing with Inner City Youth

Communities of HEALing, a groundbreaking and unprecedented approach to eating disorder recovery


Real Resilience

Psychosis: Changing Perceptions through Art & Science

Stay tuned to learn more about how to vote for your favorite finalist to win the $25,000 award! Voting will begin on March 26th, 2018.

Honorable Mentions

Thank you to everyone who applied for the 2018 Scattergood Innovation Award. We would like to recognize the following submissions with an honorable mention:

Behavioral Health Promotion Artists, Poetry for Personal Power

Avail: Mobile Health App for Self-Management Intervention by People with I/DD and Mental Illness, KenCrest Centers

Supporting the Workforce of Today, Training the Workforce of Tomorrow, The Mental Health Center of Greater Manchester

The Empathy Effect: Countering Bias to Improve Health Outcomes, Institute for Healthcare Communication

Stress Health: Improving Children’s Health by Educating Parents about Childhood Adversity, Center for Youth Wellness

Globally-Oriented Mental Health Care for Today's World, Partnerships for Trauma Recovery

Forensic Beds Estimation Model: A Practical Tool for Reducing Forensic Bed Wait Times, Treatment Advocacy Center

Bridges to Care and Recovery, Behavioral Health Network of St Louis

Center for Clinical Excellence, Centerstone


OC87 Recovery Diaries Film Series

Shot in the Dark

Nia Project, Emory University

Terrapin Pharmacy Medherent Program, Conerstone Montgomery