Gain Insights on Working with the Federal Administration at NJAMHAA's Annual Conference

Renowned healthcare and policy expert Ron Manderscheid, PhD, Executive Director of The National Association of County Behavioral Health and Developmental Disability Directors and the National Association for Rural Mental Health, will deliver a keynote presentation, Working with a New Administration, at the New Jersey Association of Mental Health and Addiction Agencies' (NJAMHAA's) Annual Conference, Collaboration and Innovation: A Formula for Success, on March 29, 2017 at the Renaissance Woodbridge Hotel in Iselin, NJ.

This two-day conference (March 29-30, 2017) will also feature many more high-caliber speakers addressing other, equally important and timely topics:

On Day 1, Lilo Stainton, BS, Reporter, NJ Spotlight will interview Amy Kennedy, MS, Education Director, The Kennedy Forum, about the Five Pillars - The Pathway to Improving the Delivery of Mental Health Services in Education.

On the morning of Day 2, Brian Wheelan, MBA, Chief Strategy Officer and Executive Vice President, Beacon Health Options, will deliver the keynote presentation, Innovation in Behavioral Health Management, Reimbursement and Delivery. In the afternoon, a plenary session, The Changing Role of Hospitals will be presented by Don Parker, MSW, President and CEO, Carrier Clinic; Assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter, MBA, Director of Behavioral Health Services, Hackensack University Medical Center, Mountainside; and R. Corey Waller, MD, MS, FACEP, DFASAM, Senior Medical Director for Education and Policy, Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers.

Both days will also be filled with informative and skill-based workshops focusing on general clinical/mental health, substance use disorders and treatment, children and youth, and organizational topics.

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