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Overcoming Patient Reluctance & Provider Discomfort to Engage in Advance Care Planning – Session 2 of 3

Register Series Title: “Control Your Future!”: The Promise and Practice of Advance Care Planning Series Description: Only about one-third of Americans complete living wills, durable power of attorney for healthcare forms, Psychiatric Advance Directives, or other types of Advance Care Planning to document their wishes for which treatments they are willing to undergo in the […]

Revenue Cycle Billing Forum

Register Description: Panelist discussion highlighting achievement of BH practices working with Rev UP DC coaches. The session will be kicked off with short presentation on Billing in preparation for Managed Care Transition.

Making Brief Interventions Radical: Infusing focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Integrated Primary Care

Register Description: Join this webinar to discuss the concept of functional contextualism and the impact this philosophy has on the therapeutic orientation of focused Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (fACT). Specifically, the session will present fACT concepts such as the Contextual Interview, philosophical underpinnings and influences of psychological flexibility. The session will also cover the philosophy […]

From Beginning to End: A Case-Based Experiential Session About Advance Care Planning – Session 3 of 3

Register Series Title: “Control Your Future!”: The Promise and Practice of Advance Care Planning Series Description: Only about one-third of Americans complete living wills, durable power of attorney for healthcare forms, Psychiatric Advance Directives, or other types of Advance Care Planning to document their wishes for which treatments they are willing to undergo in the […]

It’s a Matter of Context and Compassion: Utilizing Contextualism to Promote Engagement and Health Behavioral Change

Register Description: The session will address the realities of health behavioral change and subsequent adherence in integrated, primary care settings, and key lifestyle interventions and recommendations that transcend many evidence-based guidelines for chronic conditions (e.g., diabetes, hypertension, etc.). The session will discuss the importance of filtering evidence-based medicine guidelines through the prism of contextual and […]

Mary’s Center Perinatal Mental Health Symposium

Register Description: Join us for the fourth annual Perinatal Mental Health Symposium to learn with peers, share ideas, and increase our ability to better serve individuals during the perinatal period. We aim to bring together a multi-disciplinary group of professionals, and we also encourage attendance of people who have perinatal mental health lived experience or a […]

Understanding Value-Based Care & Value-Based Purchasing

Register Description: During this webinar, participants will be able to identify the foundations of value-based care and the Health Care Payment Learning & Action Network (HCPLAN or LAN) value-based payment (VBP) framework. The presentation will also include the Department of Health Care Finance’s VBP strategy. Speakers: Caitlin Thomas-Henkel, MSW (HMA) & DaShawn Groves, DrPH, MPH […]

Behavioral Health Consultation: Handling Behavioral Health Emergencies in Primary Care

Register Description: Managing emergencies is challenging in a high volume fast-paced environment. This webinar addresses the ways that BHCs and the primary care team can effectively and efficiently address emergencies. Speakers: Suzanne Daub, LCSW & Marsha Johnson, LCSW       Learning Objectives: Identify common psychiatric emergencies in primary care Describe crisis de-escalation approaches List […]

Achieving Better Outcomes Through Value-Based Care & Population Health Strategies

Register Description: During this webinar, presenters will discuss how proactive approaches to value-based care, including the use of VBP models, can improve individual and population health outcomes while enhancing efficiencies and reducing total cost. We will also feature AmeriHealth’s new care coordination dashboard focused on helping providers close car gaps and achieve better patient outcomes. […]

Allowing Data to Tell a Story: Relevant Metrics to Help Reflect the Infinite Values of Integrated Healthcare

Register Description: As healthcare centers around the country further embrace data and metrics, integrated primary care behavioral health programs must incorporate data to reflect the value of work being done. In this webinar, attendees will learn about primary data and metric points and the importance of ensuring that data tells a story and reflects the […]

Sustainable Trauma Treatment: How Accelerated Resolution Therapy Can be Utilized in a PCBH Setting to Effectively Treat Trauma

Register Description: Evidence-based modalities developed to treat trauma are commonplace in outpatient behavioral health practices, but we often struggle to adapt these therapies to the integrated care setting where brief intervention is common. In this session, we will present Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART) as a useful tool for treating trauma in an integrated setting. Accelerated […]

Motivational Interviewing Refresher: Using Open Ended Questions, Affirmations, Reflection & Summarizing (OARS) Skills to Strengthen Motivation to Change (Motivational Interviewing Series, Part 1)

Register Description: Join us for a two-part Motivational Interviewing practice series in early 2023. While many clinicians have had training in motivational interviewing (MI), these skills are best developed through continual practice opportunities. To that end, we have designed two refresher workshops that focus on the application of foundational MI in specific situations. The focus […]