Scattergood Foundation

Advancing Innovative Strategies for Change in Behavioral Health

The Consultation Center at Yale University

The mission of The Consultation Center is to promote health, prevent problem behaviors, enhance services by governmental/nongovernmental organizations, and generate knowledge in these areas.

Jacob K. Tebes, Ph.D.
203-789-7645
jacob.tebes@yale.edu

Grants

Date Project Title
06/2010 to 07/2015 Building Capacity in Behavioral Health Program Evaluation

Activities

Building Evaluation Capacity Initiative Summary of Progress: 2014-15

This report summarizes the past year of the Building Evaluation Capacity Initiative (formerly known as the Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation Initiative). With funding from the Thomas B. Scattergood Foundation, since 2011 the Initiative has provided a two-year program of training and consultation in program evaluation to Greater Philadelphia Area organizations focused on...

Request for Applications: Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                               

July 16, 2015                                                                        

 

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Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation Annual Forum

The Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation and The Consultation Center at Yale University hosted the 3rd Annual Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation Forum to kick-off the 4th year of this initiative. The Foundation would like to thank the team from The Consultation Center at Yale University including Jacob Tebes PhD, Cindy Crusto PhD, Amy Griffin MA, Dana Prince PhD, and...

Announcing the Six Organizations Selected for Program Evaluation

The Consutlation Center at Yale University and the Scattergood Foudnation woudl like to thank everyone for their application to the Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation initiative of the Thomas Scattergood Behavioral Health Foundation.  This year we received applications from 39 organizations for six, 3-year awards. The applications we received were from a diverse set of agencies,...

Application for Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation 2014-2016

Community-based behavioral health agencies seek to promote positive outcomes for individuals they serve.  However, many agencies lack the capacity to collect evaluation or continuous quality improvement data, evaluate the impact of services, or communicate effectively about data. This makes it difficult for agencies to institute data-driven program changes, retain funding in an era of...

Starting Year 3 of Building Agency Capacity for Evaluation

The Yale Evaluation Group at The Consultation Center, Yale School of Medicine and the Thomas Scattergood Behaivoral Health Foundation kicked-off the third year of Building Agency Capacity for Program Evalaution on Monday, October 21st. The Yale Evaluation Group and the Foundation invited all the current and past organizations to attend and discuss how this project has helped to impact their...

Five Agencies Selected for Building Agency Capacity Grant

This year the Scattergood Foundation and The Consultation Center at Yale University received applications from 52 Philadelphia area organizations for five, 2-year awards. Applications were received from a diverse set of agencies, including large health networks, innovative startups, and cultural organizations. Clearly, the demand for evaluation capacity building exceeds the current funding...

Request for Proposals: Building Agency Capacity for Evaluation

Community-based behavioral health agencies seek to promote positive outcomes for individuals they serve.  However, many agencies lack the capacity to collect evaluation or continuous quality improvement data, evaluate the impact of services, or communicate effectively about data. This makes it difficult for agencies to institute data-driven program changes, retain funding in an era of...

Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation

Updates on Evaluation Capacity Building with First Year Grantees – April 2013

Six new grantees were funded through the evaluation capacity-building initiative by the Scattergood Foundation in 2012.  To date, The Consultation Center at Yale has conducted three group training sessions with new grantees focused on learning key evaluation concepts...

Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation

Updates on Evaluation Capacity Building with First Year Grantees – April 2013

Six new grantees were funded through the evaluation capacity-building initiative by the Scattergood Foundation in 2012.  To date, The Consultation Center at Yale has conducted three group training sessions with new grantees focused on learning key evaluation concepts...

Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation

Update Evaluation Capacity Building with First Year Grantees – December 2012

Six new grantees were funded through the evaluation capacity-building initiative by the Scattergood Foundation in 2012.  To date, The Consultation Center at Yale has conducted two group training sessions with new grantees focused on learning key evaluation concepts,...

Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation

Update on Progress for Second Year Grantees

During the second year of the Building Agency Capacity for Program Evaluation Initiative, four of the five grantees have continued to implement plans they developed in the previous year.  This has included evaluating a specific program in their agency or conducting a community-wide needs assessment.  The second year...

The Consultation Center

The Consultation Center is a multidisciplinary training site for undergraduate, graduate and professional students in psychology, social work, psychiatry, nursing, education, public health and divinity. Training is a central part of The Center’s mission and is integrated fully into service and research activities.

The Consultation Center provides services in two areas: prevention and...