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Mental Health

Online LME Board Training Resources

General Resources

Upshaw, Vaughn (2006). “Essential Responsibilities of Local Governing Boards,” Popular Government. Institute of Government, Chapel Hill, NC.

LME websites, contact information, and map showing LME member counties

Local service system information, including funding data, program descriptions, and definitions

Understanding the LME Board's Legal Responsibilities

Botts, Mark (2007). “Mental Health Services” County and Municipal Government in North Carolina, Article 44. Institute of Government, Chapel Hill, NC

Consumer and Family Advisory Committee website and information

Budget and Finance

Vogt, J. and Rivenbark, W. (2007). Budget preparation and enactment.. County and Municipal Government in North Carolina, Article 15,School of Government, Chapel Hill, NC.

Allison, G. (2007). Accounting, fiscal control, and cash management. County and Municipal Government in North Carolina. Article 18,School of Government, Chapel Hill, NC.

Making Decisions and Seetting Direction

Botts, Mark (2014). “Mental Health Services” County and Municipal Government in North Carolina, Article 44. Institute of Government, Chapel Hill, NC.

Upshaw, Vaughn (2006). “Essential Responsibilities of Local Governing Boards,” Popular Government. Institute of Government, Chapel Hill, NC.

Carlson, Margaret S. (1994). How Are We Doing? Evaluating the Performance of the Chief Administrator, Popular Government, Winter 1994, Vol. 59, No. 3.

Carlson, Margaret S. (1997). Board-Manager Performance Evaluations: Questions and Answers, Popular Government , Summer 1997, Vol. 62, No. 4.

Accountability for LME Governing Boards

Carlson, Margaret S. (1994). How Are We Doing? Evaluating the Performance of the Chief Administrator, Popular Government, Winter 1994, Vol. 59, No. 3.

Carlson, Margaret S.(1997). Board-Manager Performance Evaluations: Questions and Answers, Popular Government , Summer 1997, Vol. 62, No. 4.

Working with Others

Leadership and Governance

Public Intersection Project

Public Dispute Resolution Program

Ladder of Assumptions

Ladder of Assumptions - Opportunities for Better LME Discussions

Score Card for Annual Assessment of LME Board - 5 Elements of Collaboration

Score Card for 5 Elements of Collaboration

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