Technical Assistance Materials for First Episode Programming

Description:  In an effort to assist states and communities as they continue to plan, implement, operate, and assess programs and practices to address the needs of persons experiencing a first episode of psychosis (FEP), SAMHSA/CMHS has been supporting the on-going development of user-friendly informational resources.  A new batch of these materials will be released in November, including fact sheets, resource guides, issue briefs, toolkits, and a web-based curriculum. This webinar will provide an overview of this latest set of FEP resources, highlighting content areas, ways in which audiences might use these materials, and information on how to access them.

 Presenters:  The webinar will feature the following speakers, and time will be provided for audience questions:

  • Monique Browning, Public Health Advisor, Director of the Division of State and Community Systems Development, SAMHSA/CMHS
  • David Shern, Senior Public Health Advisor, NASMHPD
  • Pat Shea, Deputy Director for Technical Assistance and Prevention, NASMHPD
  • Mihran Kazandjian, Research Associate, NASMHPD Research Institute (NRI)
  • Kristin Neylon, Research Associate, NRI

 Date and Time:  Tuesday, November 15, 2016, 2:00-3:30pm Eastern Time