Families in Transition: Navigating the Mental Health System

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Willowwood Church of the Nazarene - Atrium

1513 Willowwood Street

Denton, TX 76205

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WATCH Wellness Workshop -

Families in Transition Series: Episode 1 - Navigating the Mental Health System.

This event is free.

Snacks will be provided. Lunch will NOT be provided but attendees are welcome to bring their lunch.

Free CEUs are available.

8:00 a.m. - Check-in

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - Program

This workshop will focus on:

1. Describing the criteria related to four levels of care for behavioral health and substance abuse treatment for children and adolescents.

2. Identifying at least four potential barriers at each level of care.

3. Recognizing possible solutions for improving continuity of care for children and adolescents receiving behavioral health treatment.

Speakers:

Overview: Levels of Care

Vianey Reinhardt, LPC, Director of Business, Connections Wellness Group

Potential Barriers

Helen Ramsbottom, RN, LCSW, RN Case Manager for Psychiatry, Cook Children's Health Care System

Panel Moderator

Phyllis Finley, B.A., QMHP-CS, QIDP, Business Development Coordinator, Denton County MHMR

Panel Members

Inpatient & Outpatient Perspective:

Joshua Marshall, LMFT, LCDC, Assistant Director of Business Development, Perimeter Behavioral Hospital of Arlington

Cultural & School Perspective:

Martha Valles, LBSW, MSW, Bilingual School Social Worker (English/Spanish), Denton ISD

Case Manager's Perspective:

Lacey Spigner, BA, QMHP-CS, Child & Adolescent Wraparound Facilitator, Denton County MHMR

Parent's Perspective:

Teri Johnson, Community Outreach Director, Health Services of North Texas


CEU Information

Social Work

Cook Children’s Medical Center is approved as a provider of continuing education for Social Workers by the Texas Board of Social Work Examiners (Provider # 5164). This activity is designated for a maximum of 3.0 Social Worker contact hours.

LMFT and LPC

Cook Children’s Medical Center is approved as a provider of continuing education for Licensed Professional Counselor’s by the LPC Board of Examiners for the State of Texas (Provider #1022) and Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists by the LMFT Board of Examiners for the State of Texas (Provider # 385). These approvals meet the criteria for mandatory continuing education requirements towards relicensure as established by the individual Boards of Examiners for the State of Texas. Cook Children’s Medical Center designates this activity for a maximum of 3.0 contact hours (0.30 CEUs).

TPA

This program is Approved by the Texas Psychological Association (Approval #2015-07) for 3.0 professional development hours.

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Denton, TX 76205

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