Early Psychosis Program Implementation in California: Overview of Coordinated Specialty Care (CSC)

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Fall 2016 Webinar Series

Early Psychosis Program Implementation in California: Overview of Coordinated Specialty Care (CSC) 

The purpose of the webinar series was to offer participants current evidence-based information about providing services and treatment for first episode psychosis.  In this series of four webinars, experts discussed evidence-based models and their implementation.  They also reviewed effective services and treatments for this clinic population. 

The objectives for this webinar are to:

  1. Provide an overview of Coordinated Specialty Care (CSC) within the United States.
  2. Provide an overview of psychosocial treatment options, including therapeutic interventions and additional supports such as Family/Peer Advocate and Supported Education/Employment
  3. Provide suggestions for program implementation

 

Presented by Tara Niendam, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at UC Davis and the Director of Operations for the UC Davis Early Psychosis Programs. 

Moderated by Carolyn S. Dewa, M.P.H., Ph.D., Professor in Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at UC Davis and the Director of Outcomes and Evaluations for the Behavioral Health Center of Excellence at UC Davis.