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Jamie Sellar MA, LPC will discuss elements of SAMSHA’s National Guidelines for Behavioral Health Crisis Care (2020) in relation to Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams. He will review what it takes to have full fidelity to this model. Having helped write the Guidelines, Jamie can illuminate the history of the model and the reasoning behind the recommendations. Following a brief presentation, he will lead session attendees in a collaborative discussion about factors related to implementing the Guidelines at the local county level across California.
Complete Series Topics
- SAMHSA Guidelines
February 3, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Staffing Models in SAMHSA’s Guidelines
February 10, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Key Performance Indicators in Mobile Teams
February 17, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Essentials of Training Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams
February 24, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Role of Lived Experience in Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams
March 3, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- The Crisis Intervention Timeline with Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams
March 10, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Policy and Procedure Development in Relation to Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams
March 17, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
- Law Enforcement Coordination in Relation to Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams
March 24, 2022 • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. PT
Meet the Presenter
Jamie Sellar, MA, LPC, is a behavioral health executive with 25 years of successful experience running crisis programs in multiple states. These programs have included inpatient, sub-acute, residential, mobile crisis outreach teams, hospital rapid response, and mental health urgent care centers. Currently, Jamie specializes in crisis system development and operational management. In his current role as Chief Strategy Officer at RI International, he consults both nationally and internationally on topics such as crisis system optimization, peer use in the workforce, and program design. Jamie has a long history of training professionals and paraprofessionals on practical client engagement strategies. A licensed clinician, Jamie strongly believes that the rapport between caregivers and those in need is a primary driver of success in crisis work.
Continuing Education Credits
Up to 6 total hours of Continuing Education Credits are available per session for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, ASW, PPS, MFC and/or LEPs as required by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT). Credit also available for RNs, CADC-CAS, CADC I’s, CADC II’s, CCS, CA CCS, CCJP, CCDP, CRPM, LAADAC, and CCPS. CARS is an approved provider for: CCAPP #4N-08-923-0718, CA Board of Registered Nurses #16303, and CAMFT #131736. Certificates will be issued via email 2-3 weeks after the event.