Tuesday, July 16, 2019

8:00 AM Exhibitor Load In
PreCon Registration Open
10:00 AM Pre-Function Hall: Conference Registration Open
10:00 AM - 12:30 AM Parent's Commission Meeting -
Governor's Office of Youth, Faith & Family
Aggasiz Room
12:30 - 1:45 PM
  • Session 1: The Link between Childhood Trauma, ACEs and Opioid Addiction - GOYFF
    Aggasiz Room

    Angie Geren (GOYFF)
    Session Description

  • Session 2: From the Streets to Home - Utilizing an Integrated Street Outreach Team to Apply a Housing First Model
    Fremont Room

    Thomas Litwicki, Adrienne Lindsey & Brandi Champion
    Session Description

  • Session 3: AHCCCS Roadshow & New Initiatives Update
    Doyle & Rees Rooms

    Dana Hearn & Mohamed Arif
    Session Description
Evaluate
1:45 - 2:00 PM Break
2:00 - 3:15 PM
  • Session 4: Guidelines for Creating Effective Substance Abuse Prevention Media Campaigns
    Aggasiz Room

    Angie Geren (GOYFF)
    Session Description

  • Session 5: Harm Reduction in a Culture of Abstinence
    Fremont Room

    Gloriana Hunter & Kimberly Koenig
    Session Description

  • Session 6: Telehealth in the Emergency Department - Improving Behavioral Health Patient Experience
    Doyle & Rees Rooms

    Patricia Hoops
    Session Description
Evaluate
3:15 - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 - 4:45 PM Keynote Session 1: Just Say Know! Everything You Want to Know About Drugs, Alcohol & Addiction
Nic Sheff
Session Description
4:45 - 6:00 PM Exhibitor Showcase Networking Social in Conference Hall with Hors D'Oevres: Sponsored by Arizona Complete Health

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

8:00 - 9:00 AM Conference Hall - Coffee & Danish Morning Networking

Wellness Room Session 1: Laughter Yoga - A Pathway to a Healthier Brain, Body & Soul through chuckles, chortles, guffaws and meditation
1899 Ballroom

E.J. Scott
Session Description
9:00 - 9:15 AM Opening Remarks: Tasha Mendoza, Director - Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy
9:15 - 10:30 AM Keynote Session 2: Elinore McCance-Katz, Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Abuse, SAMHSA
10:30 - 10:45 AM Mid Morning Break
10:45 - 12:00 PM
  • Session 7: A Prescription for Change - State of the State Opioid Panel
    Humphreys Room

    Cheri DeBree & Adrienne Lindsey
    Session Description

  • Session 8: Beyond Poverty - Brain-Inspired Ways to Understand and Respond to Poverty
    Aggasiz Room

    Frank Kros
    Session Description

  • Session 9: Future of the 1115 Waiver in Arizona
    Fremont Room

    Jami Snyder (AHCCCS)
    Session Description

  • Session 10: Peer Support - Woven into our Community "Tapestry"
    Doyle Room

    Liz DaCosta & Lauren Walker
    Session Description

  • Session 11: Addressing the drivers of repeated jail bookings and emergency service utilization - Exploring Pima County's Permanent Supportive-Housing First Pilot Project
    Rees Room

    Matt Pate, Katy Scoblink & Jason Winsky
    Session Description

  • Wellness Room Session 2: Mindfulness, Meditation and Vibrational Sound Therapy
    1899 Ballroom

    Keith Caplin
    Session Description
Evaluate
12:00 PM Lunch Served - Sponsored by Mercy Care
12:20 - 12:30 PM Remarks by Maria Fuentes, Director, Governor's Office of Youth, Faith & Family
12:30 - 12:45 PM Remarks by Blythe Fitzharris, Chief Clinical Officer, Mercy Care
12:45 - 2:00 PM Keynote Session 3: Resilience for YOU - 7 Strategies for Building Extraordinary Mental Health
Frank Kros
Session Description
2:00 - 2:15 PM Break
2:15 - 3:30 PM
  • Session 12: Cross-Sector Partnership Fights Opioid Addiction - Statewide Mobile MAT Clinic Increases Connection to Care
    Humphreys Room

    Christine Wiggs & TJ Reed
    Session Description

  • Session 13: Trauma and the Brain - The Developmental Impact of Trauma in Childhood
    Aggasiz Room

    Frank Kros
    Session Description

  • Session 14: Surviving System Transitions - Lessons Learned from the Transition of Behavioral Health into the Physical Health Plans
    Fremont Room

    Emily Jenkins & Richard Cooper
    Session Description

  • Session 15: Cleaning our Trauma Colored Glasses - Healing ourselves before helping others
    Doyle Room

    Angie Geren
    Session Description

  • Session 16: Building "The Bridge" to Housing
    Rees Room

    Liz DaCosta & Jeremy Huntoon
    Session Description

  • Session 17A: Ethical Decision Making in the Workplace Pt. 1
    1899 Ballroom

    Denise Beagley
    Session Description
Evaluate
3:30 - 3:45 PM Break
3:45 - 5:00 PM
  • Session 18: Medication-Assisted Treatment and Arizona Department of Corrections - Lowering Recidivism and Relapse through Second Chance Centers and Medication-Assisted Treatment
    Humphreys Room

    Michael White, Patricia Barnhart & T.J. Pattea
    Session Description

  • Session 19: Trouble Letting Go - Addiction and the Brain
    Aggasiz Room

    Frank Kros
    Session Description

  • Session 20: Helpers Program to Improve Tobacco Cessation in Behavioral Health Treatment Recipients and Agencies
    Fremont Room

    Andy Bernstein, Myra Muramoto & Timothy Connolly
    Session Description

  • Session 21: Where does Peer Support go from here?
    Doyle Room

    Susan Junck & Chaz Longwell (AHCCCS)
    Session Description

  • Session 22: Resiliency - Strength Over Stress
    Rees Room

    Lauren Heichel
    Session Description

  • Session 17B: Ethical Decision Making in the Workplace Pt. 2
    1899 Ballroom

    Denise Beagley
    Session Description
Evaluate
5:10 - 6:10 PM Wellness Room Session 3: Mindfulness, Meditation and Vibrational Sound Therapy
1899 Ballroom

Keith Caplin
Session Description

Thursday, July 18, 2019

8:00 - 9:00 AM Conference Hall - Coffee & Danish Morning Networking

Wellness Room Session 4: Laughter Yoga - A Pathway to a Healthier Brain, Body & Soul through chuckles, chortles, guffaws and meditation
1899 Ballroom

E.J. Scott
Session Description
9:00 - 10:15 AM
  • Session 23: Combating the Opioid Epidemic in Maricopa County - efforts, lessons learned, and the future
    Humphreys Room

    Armando Peelman, Adonis Deniz & Alisa Randall
    Session Description

  • Session 24: Exploration of the Role of Justice Sytems in Treating and Preventing Opioid Addiction - GOYFF
    Aggasiz Room

    Lori Robinson & Rachel de la Torre (GOYFF)
    Session Description

  • Session 25: Practice Transformation and Integrating Care Pathways
    Fremont Room

    Priya Radhakrishnan, Mily Schroeder, Dominic Miller & Kim Whisenhunt
    Session Description

  • Session 26A: Implicit Bias and its Impact in the Mental Health Service Space - Exploring Concepts and Experience (Pt. 1)
    Doyle Room

    Rachele Espiritu & Suganya Sockalingam
    Session Description

  • Session 27: Resiliency-focused Suicide Prevention
    Rees Room

    Tally Iskovitz
    Session Description

  • Wellness Room Session 5: Mindfulness, Meditation and Vibrational Sound Therapy
    1899 Ballroom

    Keith Caplin
    Session Description
Evaluate
10:15 - 10:30 AM Mid Morning Break
10:30 - 11:45 AM
  • Session 28: U-MATTER - A Unified Medication Assisted Treatment Targeted Engagement Response to the opioid epidemic in Pima County
    Humphreys Room

    Daniel Barden & Mayra Ramos
    Session Description

  • Session 29: Exploration of the Role of Schools in Treating and Preventing Opioid Addiction - GOYFF
    Aggasiz Room

    Rebecca Leimkuehler
    Session Description

  • Session 30: Leveraging data to illuminate the path to multi-stakeholder collaboration and system improvement
    Fremont Room

    Margie Balfour, Johnnie Gaspar & Kevin Koegel
    Session Description

  • Session 26B: Implicit Bias and its Impact in the Mental Health Service Space - What Can Individual and Organizations Do? (Pt. 2)
    Doyle Room

    Rachele Espiritu & Suganya Sockalingam
    Session Description

  • Session 31: Gender Identity Across the Spectrum - Deconstructing the Binary System
    Rees Room

    Jennifer Monninger
    Session Description

  • Wellness Room Session 6: Cold Water Immersion and Strengthening Parasympathetic Response
    1899 Ballroom

    Thomas Seager
    Session Description
Evaluate
11:45 AM Lunch Served - Sponsored by ASU Center for Applied Behavioral Health Policy
12:15 - 1:30 PM Plenary Session: AZ Behavioral Health Town Hall - "Homelessness in Arizona"
Tasha Mendoza, Tom Litwiki & Joanna Lucio
1:45 - 2:00 PM Break
2:00 - 3:15 PM
  • Session 32: Present and Future Models for Integrated Behavioral and Physical Health
    Humphreys Room

    Panel Discussion moderated by Emily Jenkins
    Session Description

  • Session 33: Exploration of the Role of Faith-Based Communities in Treating and Preventing Opioid Addiction - GOYFF
    Aggasiz Room

    Sanghoon Yoo (GOYFF)
    Session Description

  • Session 34: Traditional Healing
    Fremont Room

    Hedy Emery & Jacqueline John
    Session Description

  • Session 35A: Building a Diverse Workforce from the Ground Up - Assessing and Understanding Your Organization's Current Context
    Doyle Room

    Rachele Espiritu & Suganya Sockalingam
    Session Description

  • Session 36: Healthy Intimacy - Maintaining Sexuality with Chronic Illness
    Rees Room

    Jennifer Monninger
    Session Description

  • Session 37A: Accurate Empathy Workshop Pt. 1
    1899 Ballroom

    Bill Miller
    Session Description
3:15 - 3:30 PM Break
3:30 - 4:45 PM
  • Session 38: Law Enforcement and Behavioral Health working together for a common cause - Serving Juvenile Trafficking Victims
    Aggasiz Room

    Lisa Lucchesi
    Session Description

  • Session 39: Family Advocacy Center - Becoming Trauma Informed
    Fremont Room

    Carol Colmenero
    Session Description

  • Session 35B: Building a Diverse Workforce from the Ground Up - Turning Knowledge Into Action
    Doyle Room

    Rachele Espiritu & Suganya Sockalingam
    Session Description

  • Session 40: Students Learn Integrative Care for Substance Use Disorder in SHOW/Crossroads Partnership
    Rees Room

    Carol Moffett, Bonnie Ervin & Jeffrey P. Foucrier
    Session Description

  • Session 37B: Accurate Empathy Workshop Pt. 2
    1899 Ballroom

    Bill Miller
    Session Description

4:45 - 5:30 PM Afternoon Break

Wellness Room Session 7: Mindfulness, Meditation and Vibrational Sound Therapy
(4:45 - 5:45 PM)
1899 Ballroom

Keith Caplin
Session Description
5:30 - 8:00 PM Behavioral Health Awards Dinner & Red Carpet Gala:
Program Begins at 6:30 PM

Friday, July 19, 2019

8:00 - 9:00 AM Conference Hall - High Country Continental Breakfast

Wellness Room Session 8: Laughter Yoga - A Pathway to a Healthier Brain, Body & Soul through chuckles, chortles, guffaws and meditation
1899 Ballroom

E.J. Scott
Session Description
9:00 - 10:30 AM
  • Session 41: Is Your Team "In the Zone?"
    Humphreys Room

    Elizebeth DaCosta & Megan Lee
    Session Description

  • Session 42: Smart Justice System Mapping, Documentation, and Evaluation Effort - The 8 Principles at Work
    Aggasiz Room

    Shelley Curran, Therese Wagner & Dawn Noggle
    Session Description

  • Session 43: A community Response to Hoarding Disorder
    Fremont Room

    Lisa O'Neill
    Session Description

  • Session 44: 100 Conversations at 100 Degrees - Barriers to Shelter for "Service-Resistant" Individuals in Phoenix
    Doyle Room

    Ash Uss
    Session Description

Evaluate
10:30 - 12:00 PM Keynote Session 4: Therapists Matter - Eight Skills to Make You Better at What You DO
Bill Miller
Session Description
Evaluate
12:00 - 1:00 PM Book Signing & Meet and Greet with Bill Miller