37th Annual New York State Office of Mental Health
Chief Nursing Officers Organization Educational Conference


Psychiatric Mental Health Nurses as Healthcare Ambassadors:

Facilitating Integrated Approaches to Care


Wednesday
November 6, 2013

8:30–10:00 AM................Registration

10:00–10:15 AM..............OPENING REMARKS

Darrilyn Scheich, RN
President, OMH Chief Nursing Officers Organization
Chief Nursing Officer, Manhattan Psychiatric Center, New York City

10:15–10:45 AM.............WELCOME and a few words on LEADERSHIP

Lloyd Sederer, MD
OMH Medical Director, Albany, NY

10:45–12:00 PM.............OPENING PLENARY

Nurse-Managed Integrated Care: An Innovative Model
Emily Brigell, MS, RN, Director, Integrated Health, College of Nursing Institute for Health Care Innovation (IHCI), University of Illinois (UIC) at Chicago

12:15–1:15 PM...............LUNCH

1:30–3:00 PM................PLENARY

Improving Quality of Care and Mental Health Outcomes with Evidence-based Practice
Bernadette Mazurek Melnyk, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN
Dean and Professor, College of Nursing; Professor of Pediatrics & Psychiatry, College of Medicine; Associate Vice President for Health Promotion and Chief Wellness Officer, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

3:00–3:30 PM................BREAKS/EXHIBITS

3:30–4:45 PM...............EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

The Peer and Personal Perspective: Supporting Youth in Recovery
Stephanie Orlando
, Director, YOUTH POWER!, Families Together in New York State, Albany, NY

Nursing Considerations in the Care of Individuals Taking Clozapine
Gregory Miller, MD, MBA, Medical Director of Adult Services, New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany, NY

Assessment and Evidence-based Management of Children and Adolescents with Depression and Anxiety Disorders
Bernadette Mazurek Melnyck, PhD, RN, CPNP/PMHNP, FNAP, FAANP, FAAN
Dean and Professor, College of Nursing; Professor of Pediatrics & Psychiatry, College of Medicine; Associate Vice President for Health Promotion and Chief Wellness Officer, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

5:00–7:00 PM..............POSTER PRESENTATION, VIEWING & VOTING

6:00–7:00 PM.............PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING

7:00–9:00 PM.............DINNER


Thursday
November 7, 2013

7:30–9:00 AM.............BREAKFAST

8:00–9:00 AM............REGISTRATION

9:00–10:30 AM..........PLENARY

Reclaiming Lives from Serious and Persistent Psychiatric Problems
Courtenay Harding, PhD, Courtenay Harding Consultants; retired Director of the Center for Rehabilitation and Recovery, Coalition of Behavioral Health Agencies, New York City; former Senior Director, Boston University Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation


10:30–11:00 AM.........BREAK/EXHIBITS

11:00 AM–12:15 PM....EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS

Vicarious Traumatization
Kristina H. Muenzenmaier, MD, Supervising Psychiatrist, Bronx Psychiatric Center, and Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York City

Nursing Considerations in the Care of Individuals in Sex Offender Treatment
Terri Maxymillian, PsyD, Director of the Sex Offender Treatment Program, Central New York Psychiatric Center, Marcy, NY

Moving from an Inpatient to Outpatient Nursing Role
Kathleen Coyne Plum, PhD, RN, Director, Monroe County Department of Human Services, Rochester, NY, and Deborah Peartree, RN, MS, IA, Executive Director, Greater Rochester Health Home Network and th eRochester Integrated Health Network


   
12:30–2:00 PM...........LUNCH

2:00–3:30 PM.............PLENARY

Leading Change
Jayne Van Bramer, MA, Senior Associate Commissioner and Deputy Director of the Division of State-Operated Children's and Adult Services, New York State Office of Mental Health, Albany, NY   

3:30–4:00 PM............BREAK

4:15–5:00 PM............MEET AND GREET WITH DR. HARDING

Join in a conversation with Dr. Harding. Ask questions and learn more about her journey from psychiatric nursing to becoming a leading researcher and advocate of recovery.


6:00–7:00 PM............PROFESSIONAL NETWORKING

7:00–9:00 PM............DINNER


 
Friday
November 8, 2013

7:30–9:00 AM.............BREAKFAST

9:15–10:45 AM...........CLOSING PLENARY

Opportunities for Nursing in Health Care Reform
Karen A. Ballard, MA, RN, FAAN, Adjunct Professor at the Leinhard School of Nursing, Pace University, Pleasantville, NY, and New York University College of Nursing, New York City, and Past 1st Vice-President of the American Nurses Association