Steering Toward Success

A one day conference designed to help primary care practices, behavioral health providers and interested stakeholders who are transitioning to whole person care. Sessions focus on topics supporting behavioral health integration for primary care settings, physical health integration for behavioral health settings and value-based payment models.

Continuing education credits are available: 

CME  -  CNE  -  NASW 


Presentations and Materials from September 25 and  October 26 Conference

Hotel Murano, Tacoma

Tacoma Conference Agenda

Best Western Lake Front, Moses Lake

Moses Lake Conference Agenda  

Plenary Session:

The New World of Value-Based Purchasing and Integrated Care
Dan Lessler, MD, MHA; John Espinola, MD, MPH, MBA


Breakout Sessions:

Tacoma: Physical Health Integration Within Behavioral Healthcare: Promising Practices

John Kern, MD, David Johnson, EdD, LMHC, Sue Ehrlich, MD

Moses Lake: Physical Health Integration Within Behavioral Healthcare: Promising Practices

John Kern, MD, Kelli Miller, MPA, Rick Weaver, MA, LMHC
Tacoma: Behavioral Health Integration Within Medical Settings: Promising Practices
Anna Ratzliff, MD, PhD, Kristina Purganan, DO, William DeMonte, PsyD,
Regina Bonnevie Rogers, MD
Anne Shields, RN, MHA, Mark Ingoldby, MSW, LICSW, Bethany McCauley, BSN, RN, Phillip Hawley, PsyD
Multi-Condition Case Consultation for Whole Person Care
John Kern, MD, Phil Lillich, RN, BSN, MBA
Optimizing Population Health via Telepsychiatry
Cara Towle, RN, MSN, MA Russell McCann, PhD
Anne Shields, RN, MHA, Andrea Corona, Pharmd, BCACP, CDE, Phil Lillich, RN, BSN, MBA
Moses Lake: Matt Ihles-Shih, MD
Moses Lake: Sara Barker, MPH: Debra Morrison

Closing Plenary:

Tacoma: Jenny Slagle, Lena Nachand, MPH, Shawn Davis
Moses Lake: Justin Botejue; Lena Nachand, MPH; Shawn Davis