Improving Health and Healthcare for People with Serious Mental Health Conditions
Register early as we can only accommodate the first 100 people.
Improving the quality of life through the integration of health and mental health is one of the key goals of United States federal initiatives including the Affordable Health Care Act, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Center for Integrated Health Solutions and the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation.
This webinar will provide a combined public health and mental health approach to the complex problems of medical and mental health challenges for persons with significant mental health problems.
Benjamin Druss, M.D., MPH, Rosalynn Carter Chair in Mental Health at the Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University.
Dr. Druss is one of the leading experts and researchers in the area of physical and mental health integration. He discusses a model that has relevance for large scale replication throughout the U.S.
Dori Hutchinson, ScD, Director of Recovery Services at the Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Dr. Hutchinson has been incorporating innovative health and wellness practices into Psychiatric Rehabilitation/Recovery Services for over 20 years.
Gloria Dickerson, an Alumna of the BU Recovery Services program, will be sharing her personal experiences about attempting to deal with physical and mental health needs.
You will need access to the internet and a phone close to the computer.
You should make sure your system is able to run the required software well before the date of the event.
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Once your system is able to pass the tests, you are ready to access the webinar.
Information to access the webinar will be provided on or before Friday, December 13th. If you have registered and not received information by this date please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (617) 353-3549 and ask for Joan Rapp.
Register early as we can only accommodate the first 100 people. You will need access to the internet and a phone close to the computer.
This webinar is provided at $15.
Please register by December 12th at the latest. Registration may close earlier if we reach 100 participants.
Persons in mental health recovery may request a scholarship by writing to email@example.com.
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Fax / Postal Mail (Check or Purchase Order)
Postmark your completed registration form by December 4th to secure a seat or fax a copy of the registration form by December 12th.
If you wish to register by postal mail after December 4th please contact Joan Rapp (firstname.lastname@example.org) first so we make sure to include you in know that you are registering.
This webinar is partially funded by the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research and the Center for Mental Health Services, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.