2015 Samaritan Annual Conference Materials

2015 Samaritan Annual Conference Materials

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July 31 – August 1 in Denver, CO

The program of events follows.  When available, a copy of the presentation and/or presentation materials is accessible by clicking on the underlined item(s).

FRIDAY, July 31

Clergy and Congregation Program Enrichment


Self Care: Enhancing Resilience by Integrating Moral Stress
Carrie Doehring, PhD,  Presenter



EHRs and Clinical Workflow:

Vetting a Behavioral Health EHR
Kristin Walker, Presenter

Implementing an EHR System
Dr. Carol Pitts, Presenter

ACA Update
Scott Smith, MD, Presenter


State of the Samaritan Ministry
Wayne Albrecht, DMin, Presenter

SATURDAY, August 1

Leadership Development Track

Real-Time Strategic Planning Process
Lester Olmstead-Rose, Presenter

Strategy and Planning Handout

Board Development and Nonprofit Governance
Lester Olmstead-Rose, Presenter

Governance Handout

Leadership Succession Planning: The Experience of Care and Counseling, A Samaritan Center
Rev. Amy Bertschausen, MDiv, BCC; Dale R. Kuhn, MDiv, MA, STM, LCSW; Anne Carpenter, Presenters

Transition Handout


Emergency Preparedness
Rev. Sandra Mullins
Laurie Killmer Pechie, Presenters

TeleMental Health Track

TeleMental Health Best Practices:
Dos and Don’ts for Building an Evidence Based, Legal, and Ethical Telepractice in the 21st Century
Marlene M. Maheu, PhD, Presenter

Telehealth in a Box
Nancy Blaich, MSSW
Cindy Long, Presenters