Will’s Place, was created to address the problems of children and youth who experienced trauma as a result of the catastrophic tornado that hit Joplin, Missouri in 2011. The MIMH was subcontracted to provide evaluation services.
MOSBIRT is a substance abuse prevention project that has screened more than 200,000 Missourians in various medical settings for risky substance use behaviors. Those at risk are offered 1 to 6 brief evidence based sessions to reduce those risks. With this early intervention, individuals can reduce their risks and improve their health.