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Expanding, Enhancing Emotional Health (E3) Program


EXPANDING, ENHANCING EMOTIONAL HEALTH (E3) is defined as program located in a school or on school grounds that provides on-site comprehensive mental health services from mild to moderate severity of need. It includes referrals, tracking and follow-up, throughout the year with signed agreements with the host school and/or local school district. The E3 provider is expected to operate at 40 hours or full time equivalent, five days per week at a single location. The 40 hours of clinical services must be provided by a licensed Master’s level mental health provider (LMSW, LLMSW, LPC, LLPC, LMFT, LLMFT). Appropriate supervision must be available.  E3 providers can be located in elementary, middle, high, or alternative schools and must follow School Code Regulations. 

Suicide Rate Resources
Michigan Youth/Young Adult Suicide Data Tables

Reporting Resources
E3 Report Definitions
E3 Quality Measure Guidance
MH Quality Measure Depression
Quarterly Reporting Elements
Work Plan Guidance
Work Plan Template
Work Plan Tips
E3 CRT Demo
CAHC CPT Codes Guidance
CAHC MH Diagnoses Codes Guidance
Top Codes Tip Sheet 2020
CRT Webinars
Billing Report Helpful Hints

Site Review Resources
E3 Site Review Tool
E3 Continuous Quality Improvement Guidance

Program Requirement Resources
E3 Orientation Link 
Minimal Program Requirements-E3 MPRs
CAHC Provider Vacancy Notification Form
CAHC Provider Vacancy Flow Chart
Budget Justification Template
Budget Template

Essential Elements for E3 P&P
P&P Checklists
Required Policy & Procedure Checklist

Return to Services Guidance Documents
Communication with Schools Guidance
Administrative Guidance
Mental Health Warning Signs: Tips for Parents
School Wellness Program (SWP) Guidance
Mental Health Guidance
Clinical Guidance

Program Resources
Mental Health Program Overview
Trauma informed Care in CAHC
2019 Individual Student Crisis & Emergency Response Plan Guidance
2019 Response to School Wide Crises Best Practice Guidance
Initial Brief Assessment
Best Practice Webinar 
Consent to Share Behavioral Health Information

E3 Map

FY20 Competitive Application and Attachments
Attachment C - Application Coversheet
Attachment D - Minimum Program Requirements
Attachment E - Budget Template
Attachment E - Budget Justification Template