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Brief Strategic Family Therapy in Maryland: FY 2014 Implementation ReportFarrell, Jill; Betsinger, Sara; Chen, David, M.S.; Acuna, Rhea; Lowther, Jennifer; Zabel, Michelle (University of Maryland, Baltimore. School of Social Work. Institute for Innovation & Implementation, 2015-08)Brief Strategic Family Therapy (BSFT) is one of five prioritized evidence-based practices selected by Maryland's Children's Cabinet with the goal of providing empirically-supported community-based practices that address key outcomes for youth and families (e.g. delinquency, family functioning, etc.) Since fiscal year (FY) 2011, The Institute for Innovation & Implementation has supported BSFT implementation in Maryland, providing technical assistance and data reporting to providers and stakeholders. The following report summarizes BSFT utilization, fidelity, and outcomes in Maryland for FY14.