A virtual experience with support from a DBHDS Grant
November 16, 2021
WATCH: State of the Commonwealth: The Covid-19 Impact on Mental Health Services
Keynote presentation by Alison G. Land, FACHE, Commissioner, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS).
WATCH: Workshop 1 - Grief and Loss during the COVID-19 Pandemic, presented by: Allyson England Drake,M.Ed., CT
WATCH: Workshop 2 - Panel Presentation: Pandemic Impact on Various Populations & Ages
Cerrene Cervantes, Ph.D., National, State and Local Mental Aid Educator, Trainer and Presenter
Kelly Henderson, Ph.D., Executive Director, Formed Families Forward
Amanda Lynch, MA, Trauma-Informed Training & Prevention Specialist, Greater Richmond SCAN
WATCH: Workshop 1 - Pandemic Parenting: Towards a New Framework for Supporting Youth Mental Health presented by Jenna White, FCCPTA Representative, Fairfax County Trauma Informed Community Network and ACE Interface Presenter
WATCH: Workshop 2 - The Impact of Covid-19 on Telehealth presented by Karen Schulder Rheuban, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Senior Associate Dean for Continuing Medical Education and External Affairs and Director of the University of Virginia Center for Telehealth.
November 17, 2021
How Polyvagal Theory Explains the Disruptive Influence of the Pandemic on Mental Health
Keynote Presentation by Stephen W. Porges, Ph.D.
Links from his presentation:
WATCH: Workshop 1 - Pandemic Trauma presented by Jennifer Kell, LCSW, and Heather Pate, RPRS, Peer Recovery Specialist - Robin's Hope
WATCH: Workshop 2 - The State Level Implementation of the Marcus David Peters Act presented by Alexandria Robinson, MSPH, Marcus Alert Program Coordinator, DBHDS.
WATCH: Reframing Self Care: Lessons from the Pandemic
Keynote Presentation by Paula Jurczak, RCC, RSW, DIR Clinician and Training Leader/Self-Regulation Consultant