AACP Board


Kenneth Minkoff, M.D.

Kenneth Minkoff, M.D.Kenneth Minkoff, M.D. is a board-certified psychiatrist with a certificate of additional qualifications in addiction psychiatry; a dedicated community psychiatrist, and currently is a clinical assistant professor of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School and a senior systems consultant for ZiaPartners in San Rafael, CA. He is recognized as one of the nation's leading experts on recovery oriented integrated services for individuals and families with co-occurring mental health, substance use, and health conditions, plus other complex needs (trauma, housing, legal, disability, parenting, etc.), and on the development of welcoming, recovery oriented integrated systems of care for such individuals, through the implementation of a national consensus best practice model for systems design: the Comprehensive Continuous Integrated System of Care (CCISC).

In addition, Dr. Minkoff is a  member of the Board of Directors of the American Association of Community Psychiatrists (AACP)., and is chair of the Health Care Policy Committee.  He has published numerous articles and book chapters on CCISC, integrated services, and co-occurring conditions.  He also is well-known for his expertise in public managed behavioral health care, and co-edited, with David Pollack, MD, "Managed Mental Health Care in the Public Sector: A Survival Manual".

Dr. Minkoff 's major professional activity is the provision of training and consultation on recovery oriented clinical services and systems design for individuals and families with mental health, substance use, and  medical disorders, along with other co-occurring conditions, helping organizations and systems to become welcoming, recovery-oriented, and co-occurring or complexity capable. With his consulting partner, Christie A. Cline, MD, MBA (former Medical Director for the Behavioral Health Services Division of the New Mexico Department of Health), Dr. Minkoff has developed a systems change toolkit  for CCISC implementation with application for systems, agencies, programs, and clinicians. (www.ziapartners.com). Dr. Minkoff and/or Dr. Cline are currently providing (or have provided) consultation for CCISC implementation in over 35 states, 4 Canadian provinces, and 3 Australian states, working with every aspect of state level systems, county level systems, tribal entities, and providers of all types.

Kenneth Minkoff, M.D.
Third St #223
San Rafael, CA 94901
Email:  Kminkov@aol.com
Websites: www.ziapartners.com, www.kenminkoff.com