Evidence Based Practices Workshop 1: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

Description: CBT has been widely studied and has been shown to be an effective approach to physical and mental health. HMA presenters will discuss key components of Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) including but not limited to indicated populations, key components and tools specific for CBT. Speakers: Shannon Robinson, MD (HMA), Caitlin Thomas-Henkel (HMA) Register

Evidence Based Practices Workshop 2: Behavioral Interventions for Stress

Description: There are many evidence based techniques that are easy to learn and practice, with good results in individuals with struggling with physical and mental health challenges. This workshop with briefly introduce participants to some of the more common and effective practices including progressive muscle relaxation, guided imagery, diaphragmatic breathing, relaxation response, and mindfulness-based stress reduction. […]

Evidence Based Practices Workshop 3: Problem Solving Therapy

Description: Problem-solving therapy (PST) is a brief, focused type of cognitive-behavioral therapy for individuals with mild-to-moderate or behavioral health concerns. Weak problem-solving skills may be linked to the degree to which people experience symptoms of depression, anxiety, and adjustment challenges. Developing problem-solving skills can be an empowering and important factor for reducing symptoms of depression and […]

Deepening Therapeutic Engagement in the Virtual Space

Description: This hour-long presentation will briefly review the empirical evidence on the appropriate use of telebehavioral health and the clinical approaches that have been demonstrated to be effective and/or ineffective. The majority of the presentation will cover the clinical strategies for preparing the clinician for the telehealth visit, including assuring safety, anticipating problems, and engaging […]

Well-being & Resilience for Health Care Professionals

Description:Description: The National Academy of Medicine, through the Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being and Resilience, argues that patient well-being is predicated on the clinician-patient relationship which will be highly influenced by the clinician’s own well-being in the clinical encounter. The research base points to organizational and practice environment factors (among others) on the system side […]

Overcoming Holiday Blues & To-Dos

Hosted by the Medical Society of DC's Women in Medicine Section Description: The holidays bring with them the expectation of joy and excitement. Yet, for many, they bring stress, loneliness, sadness, and even feelings of overwhelm.  And this year has the added layer of an almost two-year-long pandemic which has resulted in an unfathomable loss. […]

DBH/MTM Services Webinar Series – Business and Administrative Operations Best Practices Manual – Session 1: Manual Orientation

The Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) is pleased to announce that MTM Services (associated with the National Council for Behavioral Health) produced a Business and Administrative Operations Best Practice Manual to help providers adapt to our ever-changing healthcare environment and prepare for DBH’s transition to a Value-Based Care delivery system. The Manual serves as a […]

TeleMAT Part 1: Showcase of Tele-MAT Grantees: Lessons Learned From the Field

Description: The Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) awarded grants to local organizations to support new telehealth services for residents in Wards 7 and 8 as well as residents of homeless shelters and public housing developments. These projects connect patients to specialists using interactive audio, video, or other new technology. DHCF also awarded grants to […]

Revenue Cycle Foundations 101

Description: Be in front of Managed Care by enhancing your practice’s knowledge and capabilities to bill more efficiently, get paid faster, and resolve payment issues. Stay in the know and join live sessions or watch after by registering today! Revenue Cycle Foundations 101 provides an overview of Revenue Cycle Management, with an in-depth focus on […]

Revenue Cycle Foundations 102

Description: Be in front of Managed Care by enhancing your practice’s knowledge and capabilities to bill more efficiently, get paid faster, and resolve payment issues. Stay in the know and join live sessions or watch after by registering today! Revenue Cycle Foundations 102 further expands your practice’s Revenue Cycle Management capabilities by presenting best practices […]

DBH/MTM Webinar Series – Business and Administrative Operations Best Practices Manual – Session 2: Value Based Care

The Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) is pleased to announce that MTM Services (associated with the National Council for Behavioral Health) produced a Business and Administrative Operations Best Practice Manual to help providers adapt to our ever-changing healthcare environment and prepare for DBH’s transition to a Value-Based Care delivery system. The Manual serves as a […]

DBH/MTM Services Webinar Series – Business and Administrative Operations Best Practices Manual – Session 3: Data Driven Decision Making

The Department of Behavioral Health (DBH) is pleased to announce that MTM Services (associated with the National Council for Behavioral Health) produced a Business and Administrative Operations Best Practice Manual to help providers adapt to our ever-changing healthcare environment and prepare for DBH’s transition to a Value-Based Care delivery system. The Manual serves as a […]