Join the St. Louis Regional Center of Excellence in Behavioral Health from 9-11 a.m. on Friday, December 4, for a kickoff event that will feature a keynote address by Robert Drake, M.D, PH.D., “Can a Recovery-Oriented System be Evidence-Based? Mental Health Practices, Processes, and Services.”
This will be followed by a panel discussion about evidence-based care by regional experts in behavioral health.
- Laurent Javois, Regional Executive Officer for Missouri Department of Mental Health
- Suzanne King, President & CEO Mental Health America of Eastern Missouri
- Wendy Orson, CEO Behavioral Health Network of Greater St. Louis
This will be a valuable morning for practicing clinicians and administrators who serve individuals living with mental illness and substance use disorders.
CEUs are available. The University of Missouri – St. Louis, Missouri Institute of Mental Health will be responsible for this program and maintain a record of your continuing education credits earned. The Missouri Institute of Mental Health will award 2 clock hours or 2.4 contact hours (.24 CEUs) for this live online activity.
For more information, please contact Center of Excellence Manager Cara Jacobsen at email@example.com.
About Robert Drake, M.D., PH.D.
Dr. Robert Drake is the Andrew Thomson Professor of Health Policy and Clinical Practice at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, and the Vice President for Social Policy and Economics Research at Westat. His work on psychiatric rehabilitation over 4+ decades includes integrated treatments for people with dual disorders, evidence-based mental health practices, and implementing vocational services. He co-developed the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) model of supported employment, an evidence-based practice now used across the U.S. and around the world.