Mental Health Academy: Identifying Resources & Building Referrals
Friday, February 21, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM (CST)
Join us for the "Identifying Resources and Building Referrals" conference for health and mental health care providers on February 21 from 10:30AM to 2:30PM (CST).
- Connect meaningully with at least eight (8) organizations or practices that will benefit the participant's practice or clients/patients
- List six (6) helpful organizations or resources never before known to the participant
- Explain the support roles of four (4) state departments and how their under-utilized resources might benefit the participant's clients/patients
- Access and utilize four (4) different information-referral resources to help clients, patients, and families
|10:30AM - 11:30AM||
State of Tennessee Panel:
|11:30AM - 12:15PM||
|12:15PM - 12:45PM||
Info & Resources Panel:
|12:45pm - 1:00pm||
|1:00pm - 1:45PM||Panel of Experts:
Noel Riley-Philpo, Manager, TN National Guard - Veteran Services Resiliency, Risk Reduction, and Suicide Prevention
Granger Brown, Project Coordinator - TN Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN)
Bob Currie, Director - Housing Services
Rod Bragg, Asst. Commissioner - TN Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (TDMHSAS)
|1:45PM - 2:15PM||
Panel of Experts:
|2:15PM - 2:30PM||
Target Audience (3.0 Continuing Education Units
3.0 CEUs pre-approved by NBCC for Licensed Professional Counselors.
3.0 NAADAC credits pre-approved for Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors.
.3 CEUs pre-approved for Nurses through the University of Tennessee at Martin.
3.0 Contact Hours pre-approved for Social Workers.
Registration includes CEUs and Lunch. For complete details, please download our brochure: http://ichope.com/documents/ResourcesandReferralsBrochureb.pdf
A Special Thanks to Our Sponsors:
A Better Nest
Amerigroup Community Care
Family & Children's Services
Health Connect America
Lifecare Family Services
Rolling Hills Hospital
Ten Broeck Hospital
Vanderbilt Behavioral Health
When & Where
Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee
Mental Health America of Middle Tennessee (formerly known as the Mental Health Association of Middle Tennessee) is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization that has been providing services to the Middle Tennessee community for 65 years. Our mission is to connect the community with specialized mental health and wellness resources, provide services that improve the quality of life, and promote effective services where mental health needs exist.
Over the years, MHAMT has worked diligently to educate all members of our community about how to attain good mental health. We share our message of hope for mental wellness to tens of thousands of individuals annually.
By being a frontline resource for the community, MHAMT is in a position to identify important mental health needs in Middle Tennessee, and then often facilitates the development of programs to meet those needs or enhance resources to address service gaps.