We would like to thank all those that attended this Magnet Event held on November 8th here at Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital. Developed by UT Police and sponsored by our hospital the event focused on the current issues that surround us all in terms of the current status of safe patient care in the assesment, handling, and treatment of behavioral and mental health patients.
The speakers were:
Frank Webb Project Manager for the Bureau of Mental Health and Jail Diversion in the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.
Amber Pastucek M.D. Board certified in both Psychiatry and Neurology Psychiatry and Board Certified in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Loretta Coonan Licensed Clinical Social Worker in both clinical and administrative positions within the Mental Health Care Line with the Veterans Association.
Darrell Pile Chief Executive Officer of the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council based in Houston
We look forward to working with these groups and others as this event becomes more attended and are excited about participating as a partner with them to find solutions as a team. Congratulations to UT Police for their efforts in driving the narrative in this direction. Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital will always participate in any and all efforts.
Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital now on Facebook
Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital wants to reach everyone that is interested in learning more about mental health and psychiatric care. To accomplish this we are now frequently posting a variety of new blogs, articles, lectures, or specific highlighted content that will help educate patient and family members looking for answers to there questions or concerns. "We feel that we need to reach a younger generation of the patient population through the vehicles that are accessed by them like social media", said Roy Hollis, CEO of Houston Behavioral Healthcare Hospital, "It is necessary that we engage through the social media platforms in order to really be an assett to our community".
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