Implementation Science

Behavioral health providers and organizations are continually under pressure to meet new evaluation mandates and regulations and to adopt new innovative methods of providing services. Without strong evidence-based implementation strategies, many initiatives simply do not sustain. 

Implementation Phases

BHES has adopted the 5 stages of implementation supported by the National Implementation Research Network (NIRN):

Exploration   Installation   Initial Implementation   Full Implementation  Sustainability

BHES Implementation Services

BHES provides implementation services to support evaluation and data collection initiatives, such as Feedback-Informed Treatment (FIT). Implementation services are customized to the needs of organizations.

The importance of a strong implementation team

BHES encourages organizations to create a strong implementation team comprising of staff with different organizational roles, and including clients/consumers if possible. 

To inquiry about BHES implementation services, contact Rikke Addis at or text/call (916) 420-5181