Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality

The Center for Behavioral Health and Statistics and Quality is the government’s lead agency for behavioral health statistics, as designated by the Office of Management and Budget.

The Center for Behavioral Health and Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ):

  • Provides national leadership in behavioral health statistics and epidemiology
  • Promotes basic and applied research in behavioral health data systems and statistical methodology
  • Designs and carries out special data collection and analytic projects to examine issues for SAMHSA and other federal agencies
  • Participates with other federal agencies in developing national health statistics policy
  • Consults and advises SAMHSA’s Administrator and the Department of Health and Human Services' Secretary on statistical matters

Contact Information

Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality
Room 2-1049
1 Choke Cherry Road
Rockville, MD 20857
240-276-1250

Staff

Office of the Director

Office of Program Analysis and Coordination

  • Commander Danny Coviello, Director

Division of Surveillance and Data Collection

  • Neil Russell, Ph.D., Director

Populations Survey Branch - Neil Russell, Ph.D., Acting Chief

Treatment Services Branch - Laura Milazzo-Sayre, Acting Chief

Division of Evaluation, Analysis and Quality

  • Sharon Larson, Ph.D., Director

Analysis and Services Research Branch - Albert Woodward, Ph.D., Chief

Quality Evaluation and Performance Branch - Lisa Patton, Ph.D., Chief

Last Updated: 09/11/2014