NASMHPD Annual 2021 Commissioners Meeting - “Beyond Beds: Before, During, and After COVID-19”

*This page will be updated frequently as more information becomes available.*

This meeting is based on the NASMHPD 2021 Beyond Beds paper series and addresses different aspects of 988 and crisis services, including: The Effects of COVID-19 on Children, Youth, and Families; Suicide Prevention and 988; Law Enforcement and Crisis Services; Crisis Services Response for IDD and Other Special Populations; Disaster Behavioral Health through the Lens of COVID-19; Rural and Frontier issues; Technology; Financing; Workforce; and other issues.

Meeting Materials



Thursday, July 15th


Thursday, August 19th


Thursday, September 9th  

  • Dialogue with Miriam Delphin-Rittmon, Ph.D., Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Administrator of SAMHSA
  • Ready to Respond: Mental Health Beyond Crisis and COVID-19
  • The Effects of COVID-19 on Children, Youth, and Families
  • MHTTC Network: School Mental Health Initiative


Friday, September 10th


Monday, September 13th


Tuesday, September 14th


Wednesday, September 15th


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