Betty Walton, Ph.D., LCSW

Research Faculty

Campus: Indianapolis

W353
402 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2739
Office: 317-232-7907
beawalto@iupui.edu; Betty.Walton@fssa.in.gov

Area of Interest:

Dr. Betty Walton provides consultation and support to the Indiana Division of Mental Health and Addiction.   Dr. Walton has a doctorate from Indiana University, MSW from The University of Iowa and Bachelors degree from the University of Illinois. Over the past ten years, she has helped build capacity for effective community based behavioral health services, including the development of systems of care and wraparound services for youth and families with complex needs.  Since 2005, she has partnered with multi-agency teams to implement common functional assessments for children and adults across Indiana’s public service systems.  Prior to joining the state –university team, Dr. Walton worked in community mental health in Ohio and Indiana as a clinician and manager.  Currently, she is the Director for CANS and ANSA Training and Support in Indiana and state Principal Investigator for Indiana’s Community Alternative to Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facility Medicaid grant evaluation.