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University of South Florida · College of Behavioral & Community Sciences · Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute

Institute Affiliates

The mission of the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute (FMHI) is to improve the lives of people with mental, addictive, and developmental disorders through research evaluation, training, technical assistance and consultation. Its purpose is to strengthen behavioral health services throughout the state of Florida and nationally through its dissemination of evidence that can inform policy and practice change.

An FMHI Affiliate is: (a) a faculty member or staff in any USF department; (b) who is currently involved in or is pursuing research, evaluation, training, or technical assistance regarding individuals with mental, addictive, or developmental disorders; and (c) voluntarily establishes a relationship with FMHI to participate in activities that are consistent with the mission and values of FMHI.

Click here for a list of current Affiliates

Become an Affiliate

Potential benefits for Affiliates include:

  • participation in a community of practice with individuals with similar interests
  • opportunities to apply for federal, state and foundation research and training opportunities
  • expanded exposure of the Affiliate's activities across a national network, via posting of information on the FMHI website
  • notification of professional development, grant-writing, and research collaboration opportunities associated with FMHI
  • listing of affiliation status on the FMHI web site

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