• Presentation or Recording
  • September 20, 2018

Behavioral Health Webinar Series

The series focuses on children's hospitals sharing operational strategies for improving behavioral care management, facility design and staff capabilities. It also offers approaches for managing complex patients with behavioral health needs and building community partnerships. 

Upcoming webinars

Addressing Childhood Adversity and Building Resilience: A Hospital’s Response Protected content icon
Dec. 19, 2018
Address the impact of trauma and promote mental wellness in children’s lives through programs that help build resiliency in hospitals and clinics.

Recorded webinars

Blueprint for Improvement Webinar: Standardized Depression and Suicidality Screening Tools in the Emergency DepartmentProtected content icon
Nov. 14, 2018
Attendees will learn about the PHQ9 and CSSRS, which are scales used to screen patients for depression and suicidality in the Emergency Department.

Behavioral Health Webinar: Building Community Capacity to Respond to Behavioral Health NeedsProtected content icon
Sept. 20, 2018
Learn how Children's Hospital of Richmond at VCU launched the Children's Mental Health Resource Center (CMHRC) in an effort to better meet the behavioral health needs of families in central Virginia.

Behavioral Health Webinar: Addressing Behavioral Health Needs In A Pediatric Value-Based ModelProtected content icon
Aug. 8, 2018

Boston Children's Hospital Department of Psychiatry and its affiliated Pediatric practices (Pediatric Physicians' Organization  at Children's) have developed and implemented a layered model of care for children with behavioral health needs.

Maternal and Infant Mental Health: Hospital-wide and Clinic IntegrationProtected content icon
Aug. 1, 2018
Through a policy and advocacy lens, learn how Children's National Health System (CNHS) is working to integrate maternal mental health screening throughout the hospital.

Keeping Staff Safe: Utilizing Evidence-based Principles to Train Staff to Safely Manage Behavioral Health Patients in the ED Protected content icon
June 20, 2018
The emergency department is a primary access point for pediatric patients seeking care for behavioral health crises. This influx of patients requires additional staff training to ensure the ED is a safe environment for providers and patients.

Is Your Emergency Department Prepared to Treat Mental and Behavioral Health Patients Protected content icon
May 15, 2018
An increase in children presenting with mental health disorders is straining pediatric emergency departments. This webinar explores trends in utilization by youth in psychiatric crisis and effective behavioral health management strategies.

Making Rooms Safer Through Facility Design Protected content icon
Feb. 27, 2018
Hear how two children's hospitals met CMS guidelines by creating safer ED and inpatient rooms to minimize risk for children and staff.