BHP

Bureau of Health Professions, HRSA

BLS

Bureau of Labor Statistics

BRFSS

Behavioral Risk Factors Surveillance System

BRITE

Brief Intervention and Treatment for Elders

   
CACREP

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

CalSWEC

California Social Work Education Center

CAPT

California Association of Psychiatric Technicians

CCM

Chronic Care Model

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CGEP

Comprehensive Geriatric Education Program

CHW

community health worker

CMMI

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation, CMS

CMS

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

CNA

certified nursing assistant

CNL

clinical nurse leader

CPES

Collaborative Psychiatric Epidemiological Studies

CPS

certified peer specialist

CRCC

Council on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification

CSWE

Council on Social Work Education

   
DAWN

Drug Abuse Warning Network

DCA

Direct Care Alliance

DCM

depression care manager

DCW

direct care worker

DOL

U.S. Department of Labor

DSM

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders

   
ECA

Epidemiologic Catchment Area survey

EMASS

Elderly Multicultural Access and Support Services

   
GACA

Geriatric Academic Career Award

GDS

Geriatric Depression Scale

GEC

Geriatric Education Center

GIG

Gero Innovations Grant

GMHF

Geriatric Mental Health Foundation

GPE

Graduate Psychology Education

GPN

geropsychiatric nursing

GPNC

Geropsychiatric Nursing Collaborative

GSA

Gerontological Society of America

GSWI

Geriatric Social Work Initiative

GTPD

Geriatric Training for Physicians, Dentists and Behavioral and Mental Health Professionals



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