40th ANNUAL CONFERENCE FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
September 11-13, 2019

Full Conference Registration $250.00
Single Day Registration – Wednesday or Thursday $150.00
Single Day Registration – Friday $75.00

For information regarding opportunities to Sponsor or Exhibit at the conference, please contact Heather Elliott – helliott@acmhck.org.

Thank you to our
2019 Sponsors

SCHEDULE AT A GLANCE

9:00am – 12:00pm Being an Expert Witness Judge Graber, Jeanne Brown, Dr. Rick Gaskill

 

9:30am – 11:00am 7 Cups Project Dr. Abby Callis and David Anderson
9:30am – 11:00am Gaming Disorder Wiley Harwell
9:30am – 11:00am Introduction to SPQM Michael Garrett
9:30am – 11:00am Leadership is a Decision not a Position of Authority Tim DeWeese
9:30am – 11:00am Timely Topics in Healthcare Policy Kyle Kessler and Guests
2:00pm – 3:30pm 2019 Legislative Recap & 2020 Forecast Rep. Brenda Landwehr, Rep. Henry Helgerson
2:00pm – 3:30pm 42 CFR & HIPAA: What You Need to Know Dulcinea Rakestraw, Deb Stidham, Pat Stilen
2:00pm – 3:30pm Anxiety Disorders (Part 1 of 2) Dr. Abby Callis
2:00pm – 3:30pm Measurement Based Care Jeff Capobianco
2:00pm – 3:30pm Telepsychiatry Jon (InnovaTel)
2:00pm – 3:30pm Working with Transgender Patients Ryan Cox, PhD
3:45pm – 5:00pm Mental Health and Jails Stakeholder Panel TBD
3:45pm – 5:00pm OneCare Kansas Overview Rick Hoffmeister, RN
3:45pm – 5:00pm Strengths Plus JCMHC Staff
3:45pm – 5:00pm Southeast KS MHC School Collaborations Doug Wright
3:45pm – 5:00pm    
3:45pm – 5:00pm Circles of Security ELC
3:45pm – 5:15pm Anxiety Disorders (Part 2 of 2) Dr. Abby Callis

 

9:30am – 11:00am A Comparison of Treatment Models: Harm Reduction vs. Abstinence Stacy Chamberlain
9:30am – 11:00am DLA 20 (Part 1 of 2) Annie Jensen
9:30am – 11:00am Introduction to Genetic Testing in Psychiatry Timothy Dellenbaugh, MD
9:30am – 11:00am Learning to Pause Mindfulness Training (Part 1 of 2) Kim Colegrove
9:30am – 11:00am Measurement Based Care Jeff Capobianco
9:30am – 11:00am Providing Teletherapy and Telesupervision Shawna Wright
11:15am – 12:45pm Accounting Practices Update  
11:15am – 12:45pm DLA 20 (Part 2 of 2) Annie Jensen
11:15am – 12:45pm Learning to Pause Mindfulness Training (Part 2 of 2) Kim Colegrove
11:15am – 12:45pm School Mental Health Implementation Components Cherie Blanchat
11:15am – 12:45pm OneCare Kansas Overview Rick Hoffmeister, RN
11:15am – 12:45pm Stand Together to Rethink Technology (START) Tim DeWeese
11:15am – 12:45pm Tobacco Cessation  Rick Cagan & Guests
1:45pm – 3:15pm Child Psychopathology (Part 1 of 2) Dr. Abby Callis
1:45pm – 3:15pm Diagnosis of Gambling and Emergence of Gaming Disorder Misty Mustain
1:45pm – 3:15pm DLA 20 (Part 1 of 2) Annie Jensen
1:45pm – 3:15pm Employment Law Update  
1:45pm – 3:15pm SAMHSA Update Kim Nelson
1:45pm – 3:15pm Peer Support Specialist Supervisor Training (Part 1) Bailey & Carrie
3:30pm – 5:00pm Child Psychopathology (Part 2 of 2) Dr. Abby Callis
3:30pm – 5:00pm DLA 20 (Part 2 of 2) Annie Jensen
3:30pm – 5:00pm Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program R. Falcon – Compass
3:30pm – 5:00pm KSDE & CMHC School Mental Health Pilot Sue Murnane
3:30pm – 5:00pm    
3:30pm – 5:00pm School Mental Health Pilot Project Sue Murnane + Pilots
3:30pm – 5:00pm Peer Support Specialist Supervisor Training (Part 2) Bailey & Carrie

 

8:45am – 12:00pm Drug Trends and Vaping Kevin Kufeldt
8:45am – 12:00pm Ethics David Barnham
8:45am – 12:00pm Financial Managers Roundtable Jerry McDonald
8:45am – 12:00pm MHFA Summit Sue Murnane 

HOTEL INFORMATION

The room block is open for reservations at the DoubleTree by Hilton Wichita Airport for the 40th Annual Conference for Behavioral Health.  There is a group reservation option for those of you who need to make multiple reservations.
The room block code is pre-populated, so there is no need for additional codes.

The room rate is $109 and will be available until August 13th or until the group block is sold-out, whichever comes first.

Please click on the link below.
Double Tree by Hilton Wichita Airport

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Patrick Kennedy

Patrick Kennedy

Former Congressman (D-RI); Founder, The Kennedy Forum; Co-Founder, One Mind; Commissioner, President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis

Sam Quinones

Sam Quinones

Journalist, former reporter for the Los Angeles Times and author of Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.

Chuck Ingoglia

Chuck Ingoglia

President and CEO, The National Council for Behavioral Health.

Kim Colegrove

Kim Colegrove

Creator of PAUSE15 Meditation℠ and Learn to Pause℠ Mindfulness Training, and founder of The PauseFirst Project: Mindfulness for First Responders.