SAMHSA State Technical Assistance Olmstead Initiative
Olmstead Community Integration Webinar Announcement
Exploring the Social Determinants of Mental Health: Building Healthy
Communities by Supporting the Needs of Children and Youth with Serious
Monday May 23, 2016; 2:00-3:30 PM ET
SAMHSA’s Olmstead Initiative is pleased to announce our next national
webinar, “Exploring the Social Determinants of Mental Health: Building
Healthy Communities by Supporting the Needs of Children and Youth with
Serious Emotional Disturbances.” This webinar will feature presentations
from national, state and local level experts on:
– Social determinants of mental health and the effects of adverse
– Opportunities for creating community level care that reduces the
reliance on residential placements for children and youth.
Dr. Ruth Shim,
Vice Chair, Education and Faculty Development, Department of Psychiatry,
Lenox Hill Hospital, and Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry,
Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Dr. Michael Rauso,
Division Chief, Los Angeles County – Department of Children and Family
A Representative from KVC Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.
An agency recognized by the Annie E. Casey Foundation as a best-practice
provider in children and family services.