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Table 1 Summary of variables included in analyses

From: The role of the outer setting in implementation: associations between state demographic, fiscal, and policy factors and use of evidence-based treatments in mental healthcare

ItemSource
Provision of specific EBTs (yes/no)
 Multisystemic therapyUniform Reporting System
 Therapeutic foster careUniform Reporting System
 Functional family therapyUniform Reporting System
 Supported employmentUniform Reporting System
 Supported housingUniform Reporting System
 Assertive community treatmentUniform Reporting System
State characteristics
 Geographic region (South, West, Midwest, Northeast)US Census Bureau
 Number of adults and childrenUS Census Bureau
 Per capita incomeUS Department of Commerce
 Amount of budget surplus or deficitHarvard Dataverse
 Controlling political partyHarvard Dataverse
 Medicaid expansion status (yes/no)Kaiser Family Foundation
 Controlled per capita expenditures of the SMHA (in millions)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA directly operates community-based mental health programs or funds county or city mental health authorities which, in turn, fund local provider agencies to provide care (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA located within another state agency (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA director sit as a member of the Governor’s cabinet (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Research is located within the SMHA (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Research is located outside of the SMHA (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA promotes consumer/survivor participation in resource allocations at the SMHA level (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA has initiatives underway to work with other state government agencies to coordinate, reduce, or eliminate barriers between delivery systems and funding streams to the provision of appropriate mental health services (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Representatives from other state government agencies participate as members of SMHA’s mental health planning Council/Group (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Information functions located inside of SMHA (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Information functions located outside of SMHA (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA is involved in activities to downsize, reconfigure, close and/or consolidate one or more State mental hospitals (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
Policy supports to promote EBT adoption
 Modification of information systems and data reports is used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Monitoring of fidelity is used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA implemented or is it implementing a statewide client outcome monitoring system (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA conduct research/evaluations on client change in functioning (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Internal staff are used to provide on-going training to providers related to evidence-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Expert consultants used to provide on-going training to providers related to evidence-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Collaboration with universities used to provide on-going training to providers related to evidence-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Establishment of research/training institute(s) is used to provide on-going training to providers related the evidence-based services (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Awareness/training is used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Financial incentives are used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Specific budget requests are used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA funds a research center/institute (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
Fiscal supports to EBT adoption
 Incorporation in contracts is used to promote the adoption of EBPs (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA integrated/linked/matched its client datasets with client datasets from any other agencies (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA have initiatives underway to work with other state government agencies to coordinate, reduce, or eliminate barriers between delivery systems and funding streams to the provision of appropriate mental health services (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Internal staff used to provide on-going training to providers related to evidence-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 Provider-to-provider training used to provide on-going training to providers related to evidence-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey
 SMHA worked with academia in curriculum development to reflect evidence-based practices, promising practices, or value-based practices (yes/no)State Profiles Survey