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Wednesday, December 6 • 8:00am - 12:10pm
IBHI Seminar

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INSTITUTE FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTHCARE IMPROVEMENTSeminar on Improving Emergency Care for People With Behavioral Health Problems

  • Stuart Buttlaire, Ph.D. Regional Director of Behavioral Health for Northern California Kaiser Permanente
  • Kristen D. Daugherty, LISW, LCSW, MBA CEO for Emergence Health Network
  • Leon Evans, MSW Three Bears Consulting
  • Abbey Cotter, BSN, RN, Director – Behavioral Health Services via Christi Hospitals Wichita, Inc.
  • Jeff Spight, Mind 24-7 Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer
  • Peter Brown, MA Exec. Dir. IBHI

8:00 am | Opening: Faculty Introductions and Schedule for the day
8:05 am | Creating a better system of care: The process of change and the focus of the seminar, Peter Brown
8:25 am | Organizing crisis care and expediting treatment 24-7, Jeff Spight
9:05 am | Round table Q and A: Expediting care
9:35 am | Organizing for care prevention early interdiction, Kristen D. Daugherty
10:15 am | BREAK
10:25 am | Round table Q and A: Prevention early interdiction
11:00 am | Learning to place people in appropriate care, Abbey Cotter
11:40 am | Round table Q and A: Placing people in appropriate care
12:10 pm | Adjourn
*An additional cost is associated with this seminar. More information and the link to register can be found here.

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Stuart Buttlaire, Ph.D. MBA

Regional Director of Behavioral Health, Northern California Kaiser Permanente
Dr. Stuart Buttlaire, Ph.D. MBA is the Regional Director of Behavioral Health and Addiction Medicine for Northern California Kaiser Permanente, which has 4.4 Million Members and 23 medical centers. He has led the redesign of intensive mental health care for Kaiser, implemented two... Read More →
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Kristen D. Daugherty, LISW, LCSW, MBA

CEO, Emergence Health Network
CEO for Emergence Health Network, has over twenty years of experience in the behavioral health arena.  As chief executive for El Paso County’s Mental Health/Intellectual Disabilities Authority for El Paso County, Ms. Daugherty is responsible for all clinical and oversight services... Read More →
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Leon Evans, MSW

Three Bears Consulting
President and Chief Executive Officer  The Center for Health Care Services  Bexar County Mental Health and Substance Abuse Authority, San Antonio, Texas.For over forty years, Leon Evans has worked tirelessly to improve the lives of people with mental illness. As President and Chief... Read More →
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Abbey Cotter, BSN, RN

Director – Behavioral Health Services, Christi Hospitals Wichita, Inc.

Jeff Spight

Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Mind 24-7
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Peter Brown, MA

Executive Director, IBHI
Mr. Brown has worked collaboratively to organize IBHI since late 2004. Peter Brown was Deputy Commissioner of the New York State Office of Mental Health from May 1995 until July of 2004. Previously, he was Deputy Director of the New York State Division of the Budget and spent 26 years... Read More →

Wednesday December 6, 2023 8:00am - 12:10pm PST
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