Legislative Initiatives, Ethical Considerations, and Women's Mental Health Symposium
August 24, 2018
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Stan Lambert, Member of the Texas House of Representatives, 71st District
Taylor Tomanka, ESQ. MBA, of Fergus & Tomanka, PLLC
Dawn McKeehan, MA, Smart Justice Project Manager, Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute
Target Audience: Social workers, therapists, counselors, mental health advocates, physicians, nurses, college students, community members, family members of those who are mentally ill, mental health consumers and providers, and any other interested parties.
8:30 - 9:00 a.m. Registration in School of Nursing Foyer
9:00 - 9:15 a.m. Welcome by Pearl Merritt, EdD, MS, MSN, FAAN, Regional Dean, TTUHSC, MHAA Board President and Event Moderator: Becky Mahan, Pharm D., BCGP, BCACP, MHAA President Elect
9:15 -9:45 a.m. Mental Health Legislative Update by Stan Lambert, Member of the Texas House of Representatives, 71st District
9:45 -10:00 a.m. Question and Answer Session
10:00 -10:45 a.m. Data Driven System Transformation Solutions by Dawn McKeehan, Smart Justice Project Manager, Meadows Mental Health Policy Institute
10:45 -11:00 a.m. Question and Answer Session
11:00 -11:30 a.m. Lunch sponsored by Hendrick Health System
11:30 -12:00 p.m. Testimonial Video
12:00 -12:15 p.m. Debrief Testimonial Video
12:15 -1:15 p.m. Ethics and Reporting Abuse and Neglect by Taylor Tomanka, Esq. MBA, of Fergus & Tomanka, PLLC
1:15 - 1:25 p.m. Question and Answer Session
1:25 -1:40 p.m. Break
1:40 - 2:30 p.m. Child Protective Services Investigation by Andy Meiron, Investigations Program Director
2:30 - 2:45 p.m. Question and Answer Session
2:45 - 3:30 p.m. Pulling Back the Curtain on Substance Use Disorders by Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS of La Hacienda Treatment Center
3:30 - 3:40 p.m. Question and Answer Session
3:40 - 3:45 p.m. Closing
$10 for non-CEU participants
$50 for CEU participants (LCDC, LMFT, LMSW, LCSW, LPC, CPS(S)) - - 5 CEUs (1 is Ethics CEU)*
Lunch included (Thank you Hendrick Health System!)
Space is limited so all participants must pre-register online.
Scholarships are available. To inquire, email Dr. Becky Mahan at email@example.com
Sponsors who plan to have attendees should contact Samantha at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
*CEU certificates will be available at the close of the event.