March 4, 2021

Course Description:

The COVID-19 pandemic has made health providers and the public aware of the significant importance of behavioral services. This panel of experts will be discussing the future of behavioral health services post-COVID.  Focus will be placed on lessons learned and opportunities realized that can support the continued importance of providing behavioral health services in innovative and expanded ways to better serve the public. Panelists are Sean Evans, Zephon Lister, Michelle Minyard-Widmann, and Amrita Rai. The discussion will be moderated by Adam Aréchiga.

Objectives:

By the end of this symposium the attendee will be able to:

  1. Describe service changes in behavioral health that are the result of the COVID-19 pandemic. 
  2. Describe the ways that be COVID-19 pandemic has informed the future of behavioral health services to better address public needs.
  3. Describe the changes that need to occur in behavioral health professional education to meet identified future changes and needs.

Continuing Education

  • Loma Linda University Medical Center Office of Staff Development is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. LLUMC Office of Staff Development maintains responsibility for this program and its contents. This event meets the qualifications for 1.0 hours of continuing education credit for psychologists as required by the American Psychological Association. 
  • Behavioral Health Professionals reciprocate with APA

Speakers:

Dr. Adam Aréchiga, DrPH, PsyD, MA
Amrita Rai, MSW
Dr. Zephon Lister, PhD, LMFT
Michelle Minyard-Widmann, MS, CCLS
Dr. Sean E.Evans, PhD

Fees:

All Participants $0.00