Welcome to the

Center of Innovation

For Behavioral Health and Wellbeing

The wellbeing and resilience of children, youth and families throughout New Mexico is enriched by an accessible, effective and responsive network of support.

NM High-Fidelity

Wraparound is an innovative way of engaging youth and their families when previous services and interventions were unsuccessful.

Nurtured Heart

The NHA empowers children and adults to direct their emotional and intellectual intensity towards achievement and self-actualization.

Family Peer

FPS assists parents and primary caregivers who need support and guidance in how to access and engage with these systems.

Youth Peer

Youth Peer Support is a community-based program that employs young people who have successfully navigated life challenges.

Children’s Law

CLI is a statewide, multi-disciplinary conference addressing issues of importance in child welfare and juvenile justice.


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Center of Innovation Featured in
ACES Magazine

Read more about our work as part of the Cooperative Extension Service at NMSU, and our goal to become a training hub and workforce development center to bolster New Mexico’s behavioral health system.  

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We’re Hiring!

Center of Innovation is hiring for a Program Specialist, Sr. position. Read about the position and apply at the link below.