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Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Panelists say CBD is a critical medicine for treating potentially very severe disorders, but more regulation for non-medical CBD products is a must.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
The exact nature of how we approach care integration continues to shift, in some ways dramatically beyond what we envisioned just a few short years ago.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
H. Steven Moffic, MD
Those free of the constraints of traditional leadership roles must speak out to help organizations ward off burnout among staff members.
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H. Steven Moffic, MD
Various interventions to address burnout have been tried over the years, but even those that seem popular for a while fall off the menu eventually.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
A summit convened this week by a pair of behavioral healthcare associations in Kansas explored ways in which the state can respond more effectively to the growing problem of incarceration of persons with mental health and substance use conditions in county and city jails.
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H. Steven Moffic
"Joker," starring Joaquin Phoenix, offers a rare opportunity to explain why violence perpetrated and received by individuals with mental illness, such as that of Joker and other clowns in the film, could be prevented with better societal leadership and competent mental healthcare.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Kevin Turner
After a period in which private or semi-private rooms with private toilets became en vogue, treatment center operators are now leaning toward communal toilet rooms because of safety and functional concerns.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
New communication modalities can address some of our current problems in the field.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
H. Steven Moffic
Speaking out about political leadership can be costly for mental healthcare professionals. Yet, in this time of escalating political polarization, mental health professionals and organizations do have the ethical challenge of what, if anything, to say and do about our current situation.

Behavioral Healthcare Executive
Ron Manderscheid, Executive Director, NACBHDD and NARMH
This year's edition of the New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services annual conference covered a wealth of topics around peer services, as well as the inappropriate linkage between mass shootings and mental illness.
Behavioral Healthcare Executive
H. Steven Moffic
The recent deaths of two well-known mental health advocates by suicide are a reminder that providers must look out for one another. Here are some interventions that can help.
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