PCBH Week with Beachy Bauman Consulting: Making PCBH Transformative!

Part 1 of 4: The ‘Ins and Outs’ of Primary Care Behavioral Health: From ‘Gather’ to the Four C’s (2 CEs)

Tuesday, May 26, 2020; Starting at 12 pm Pacific time / 3 pm Eastern time

Instructional Level

Introductory — Designed for psychologists who may have little to no background in a specialized skill or content area. The learner can become acquainted with the theoretical underpinnings, principles, methods, and perspectives of a content area. Although it can be used as a foundation for more advanced learning, a program may simply focus on breadth, enrichment or general knowledge.

Course Description and Target Audience

The first webinar in a four-part series regarding Making PCBH Transformative, attendees will learn the Ins and Outs of the Primary Care Behavioral Health model. Specifically, attendees will take a deep dive into the GATHER philosophy of PCBH, as well as how applying the GATHER approach allows primary care to achieve the Four C’s. The webinar utilizes point-of-care resources (e.g., UpToDate), as well as the most recent articles on the PCBH model, to ensure information is accurate and minimizes risks/biases.

The target audience is behavioral health providers, medical providers, and administrators that work in primary care settings. There are no known risks to this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to describe core components of the Primary Care Behavioral Health model.
  • Attendees will be able to define the PCBH GATHER approach to care.
  • Attendees will be able to describe the Four C’s of Primary Care.

 

Webinars

CE’s for this webinar training will be earned through completing the following tasks:

  • Review all provided documents in their entirety.
  • Pass the post-test questionnaire with at least 80% correct.
  • Fill out a program evaluation form.

 

 

Part 2 of 4: Setting the Context for PCBH to be Successful – The ‘Nuts and Bolts’ of the Role (2 CEs)

Wednesday, May 27, 2020; Starting at 12 pm Pacific time / 3 pm Eastern time


Instructional Level

Introductory — Designed for psychologists who may have little to no background in a specialized skill or content area. The learner can become acquainted with the theoretical underpinnings, principles, methods, and perspectives of a content area. Although it can be used as a foundation for more advanced learning, a program may simply focus on breadth, enrichment or general knowledge.

Course Description and Target Audience

The second webinar in a four-part series regarding Making PCBH Transformative, attendees will focus on setting up the context for the PCBH model to be uptaken by the primary care team and system. Specifically, presenters will discuss common clinical, organizational, and systems barriers that stunt the growth of PCBH programs. Further, the presenters will discuss and provide “tricks of the trade” in changing a culture of siloed care to one that is truly integrated and team based. The webinar utilizes point-of-care resources (e.g., UpToDate), as well as the most recent articles on the PCBH model, to ensure information is accurate and minimizes risks/biases.

The target audience is behavioral health providers, medical providers, and administrators that work in primary care settings. There are no known risks to this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to describe common clinical, organizational, and systems barriers that stunt the uptake of PCBH.
  • Attendees will be able to list strategies that create a context for PCBH to be uptaken by the healthcare system.
  • Attendees will develop their own SMART goals regarding ways of creating a context of inclusion and support of BHCs within their primary care systems.

 

Webinars

CE’s for this webinar training will be earned through completing the following tasks:

  • Review all provided documents in their entirety.
  • Pass the post-test questionnaire with at least 80% correct.
  • Fill out a program evaluation form.

 

Part 3 of 4: Structure of Transformative PCBH Visits: Initial & Follow Visit Structure (2 CEs)

Thursday, May 28, 2020; Starting at 12 pm Pacific time / 3 pm Eastern time


Instructional Level

Introductory — Designed for psychologists who may have little to no background in a specialized skill or content area. The learner can become acquainted with the theoretical underpinnings, principles, methods, and perspectives of a content area. Although it can be used as a foundation for more advanced learning, a program may simply focus on breadth, enrichment or general knowledge.

Course Description and Target Audience

The third webinar in a four-part series regarding Making PCBH Transformative, attendees will be able to take a deep dive into the structure of BHC visits for both initial and follow-up visits. While attendees will learn how to and the importance of setting agendas and keeping visits efficient, a focus will be on how to make visits contextual and compassionate. Specifically, attendees will learn about the Contextual Interview and how this prompts the BHC to be curious, compassionate, and engaged within visits. The webinar utilizes point-of-care resources (e.g., UpToDate), as well as the most recent articles on the PCBH model, to ensure information is accurate and minimizes risks/biases.

The target audience is behavioral health providers, medical providers, and administrators that work in primary care settings. There are no known risks to this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to describe the Contextual Interview and how it influences PCBH visits.
  • Attendees will be able to describe a general outline of PCBH initial visits.
  • Attendees will be able to describe a general outline of PCBH follow-up visits.

 

Webinars

CE’s for this webinar training will be earned through completing the following tasks:

  • Review all provided documents in their entirety.
  • Pass the post-test questionnaire with at least 80% correct.
  • Fill out a program evaluation form.

 

 

Part 4 of 4: Beginners Guide to Being a PCBH Leader (or Director): Metrics, Engagement, and More! (2 CEs)

Friday, May 29, 2020; Starting at 12 pm Pacific time / 3 pm Eastern time


Instructional Level

Intermediate — Builds upon the learner’s foundational knowledge, familiarity with the literature and/or experience in a content area. Programming at this level includes more depth than at a beginning level program. It could also serve as a refresher course for individuals who have background in a content area and are interested in learning more contemporary applications.

Course Description and Target Audience

The final webinar in a four-part series regarding Making PCBH Transformative, attendees will learn how to be an effective leader within PCBH. Specifically, attendees will learn important metrics to track to ensure model fidelity, as well as how to make metrics fun! Attendees will also learn how to onboard new BHCs to facilitate their competence, comfort and confidence in their role. Further, attendees will gain knowledge on how to keep BHCs engaged with their innovative work. The webinar utilizes point-of-care resources (e.g., UpToDate), as well as the most recent articles on the PCBH model, to ensure information is accurate and minimizes risks/biases.

The target audience is behavioral health providers, medical providers, and administrators that work in primary care settings, with a focus on individuals in PCBH leadership. There are no known risks to this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Attendees will be able to list common metrics that relate to PCBH program fidelity.
  • Attendees will be able to describe strategies to keep BHCs engaged with their work.
  • Attendees will be able to describe an effective onboarding process for new BHCs.

 

Webinars

CE’s for this webinar training will be earned through completing the following tasks:

  • Review all provided documents in their entirety.
  • Pass the post-test questionnaire with at least 80% correct.
  • Fill out a program evaluation form.

 

Presenter Information:

David Bauman, Psy.D., is a licensed psychologist and principal member of Beachy Bauman Consulting. Dr. Bauman is also an associate member of Mountainview Consulting Group. Dr. Bauman regularly consults with health systems around the globe regarding the integration of behavioral health into primary care, as well as helping providers and systems provide contextual and compassionate healthcare. He also serves as the Behavioral Health Education Director at Community Health of Central Washington, where he oversees a variety of behavioral health training programs (i.e., predoctoral psychology internship, post-doctoral psychology fellowship, and psychosocial medicine curriculum within the family medicine residency). He also serves as the Region Training Director of the National Psychology Training Consortium (NPTC)-Cascades Region psychology internship. Lastly, Dr. Bauman works as a Behavioral Health Consultant at Central Washington Family Medicine.

 

Bridget Beachy, Psy.D. is a licensed psychologist and principal member of Beachy Bauman Consulting, PLLC. Dr. Beachy is also an associate member of Mountainview Consulting Group. She has worked with health systems around the world and strives to make healthcare more compassionate and engaging, while focusing on the integration of behavioral health providers into primary care. Also, she is currently the Director of Behavioral Health at Community Health of Central Washington (CHCW) where she leads a team of Behavioral Health Consultants (BHC). She serves as a faculty member and BHC at CHCW’s Central Washington Family Medicine Residency. Dr. Beachy regularly presents around the country and globe on PCBH and contextual behavioral approaches to common concerns seen in primary care. She values training future psychologists to work seamlessly within fully integrated primary care teams.

Payment Information:

Each individual two-hour webinar – $50

Attend two out of four webinars – $100

Attend three out of four webinars – $115

Attend all four – $125

The link to pay is available on the registration form or you can click HERE

*National Psychology Training Consortium (NPTC) is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. NPTC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.