ICF International Awarded Over $20M by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
Firm to Assist with Federal Efforts to Aid People in Crisis
Fairfax, Virginia, September 24, 2009 -
Macro International (ICF Macro), a subsidiary of ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI), was awarded two re-compete, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contracts valued at more than $20 million with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's (SAMHSA) Center for Mental Health Services.
ICF Macro will continue to assist SAMHSA in its evaluations of the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Youth Suicide Prevention Initiative, the Lifeline crisis hotline program, and the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative—three programs dedicated to supporting people in times of crisis by saving lives and improving mental health and well being. Dedicated and experienced ICF Macro support teams will ensure the continuation of high quality suicide prevention and child traumatic stress treatment evaluations.
"We are extremely pleased to continue and expand our relationship with the Center for Mental Health Services as it continues to address these national priorities of suicide prevention and the treatment of traumatic stress and exposure," said Christine Walrath, ICF Macro vice president. "Our assistance will help to ensure that the promising and effective programs that save lives and promote mental health and wellness are being funded and sustained."
About ICF International
ICF International (NASDAQ:ICFI) partners with government and commercial clients to deliver professional services and technology solutions in the energy and climate change; environment and infrastructure; health, human services, and social programs; and homeland security and defense markets. The firm combines passion for its work with industry expertise and innovative analytics to produce compelling results throughout the entire program lifecycle, from research and analysis through implementation and improvement. Since 1969, ICF has been serving government at all levels, major corporations, and multilateral institutions. More than 3,500 employees serve these clients worldwide. ICF’s Web site is www.icfi.com.
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