Composition of the BWI mentoring team: roles and responsibilities

This pre-recorded BWI webinar on Overcoming Obstacles shares tips on how to identify practice needs, train care team members, and assign roles and responsibilities to address patients’ behavioral health needs in a streamlined manner. Learn about the tools and resources available to practices to assess practice and patient needs and identify qualified candidates for roles on the care team.

When

July 21, 2022 at 10am CT

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speaker

Jennifer Schwartz, LMSW

Jennifer Schwartz is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has worked as a therapist since 2012 specializing in serving the LGBTQ community, PLWHA and other marginalized communities. Additionally, Jennifer is privileged to provide continuing education to other health and mental health professionals on a variety of topics including care coordination, supervision and cultural considerations for providers serving polyamorous, LGBTQ, BDSM/Kink communities, as well as clients who are obese /Live in larger bodies. Jennifer currently leads the Behavioral Health Division at Corner Health Center in Ypsilanti, Michigan after 9 years as the Detroit Community Mental Health Director.

Jennifer received her MSW from the University of Michigan and her BSW from the University of Michigan-Flint, where she focused her educational experiences on sexual health and sex therapy education and general mental health.

Sarah Coles, MD, FAAFP, Program Director, Colorado Plateau Family and Community Medicine Residency at North Country HealthCare

Sarah Coles, MD, FAAFP, is the Program Director for the Family and Community Medicine Residency at North Country HealthCare, a teaching health center in Flagstaff, Arizona. She is also an Associate Professor in the Department of Family, Community and Preventive Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix and past Chair of the American Academy of Family Physicians Commission on Health of the Public and Science. She practices as a specialist in general medicine. She received her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix and completed her residency at the Banner Good Samaritan Family Medicine Residency. dr Coles has expertise in evidence-based medicine, integrated behavioral health care and population health. She is actively involved in advancing the integration of behavioral health into primary care through community engagement, institutional collaboration, government engagement and advocacy, and leadership.

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