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PCOMS workshop: Becoming An Evidence Based Practice--ASAP: Register at

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  • 1. This workshop will show you how to Following the morning overview,make your agency evidence-based afternoon breakout sessions will— tomorrow — while proving the allow you to both learn the nuts andvalue of your services and improving bolts of PCOMS and how to tailor itclient outcomes. You don’t need a to your agency’s population andseparate Evidence-Based Practice focus, including mental health,(EBP) for every diagnosis. Becoming an Evidence Based substance abuse, and youth and Agency ASAP: One Size Can family settings.One size does fit all when it comesto the Partners for Change Outcome Fit All  PCOMS is a SAMHSA EvidenceManagement System (PCOMS). based practicePCOMS is included in the Substance  Not diagnosis based so One SizeAbuse and Mental Health Services Can Fit AllAdministration’s (SAMHSA) National  Increases therapist productivity,Registry of Evidence-Based Pro- improves efficiency, andgrams and Practices (NREPP). eliminates waiting listsPCOMS enhances any treatment  Cost effective compared tomodel, including any EBPs, by incor- implementation of otherporating the most robust predictors evidence based practicesof therapeutic success into an out-  You can make your agencycome management system that part- evidence based right awayners with clients while honoring the This workshop  Not limited to a single therapeuticdaily pressures of front-line clini- modelcians. with Barry Duncan will  Provides a way to communicate show you how to address with funders that your servicesBecause it is not diagnosis directed, these challenges. are effective and worth fundingPCOMS allows your agency to beevidence-based across various pro-grams and diverse client populations The message from funders is clear: Register on line or call us towhile providing a way to not only re- If you want reimbursement for ser- register by phoneport your outcomes, but also im- vices, use evidence based practices at 561-832-3755 or webprove them. PCOMS identifies early (EBP), demonstrate effectivenesson those clients at risk of dropping and reduce waiting lists. www.mhapbc.orgout or realizing a negative outcome .
  • 2. About the PresentersBarry L. Duncan, Psy.D., director of theHeart and Soul of Change Project, is atherapist, trainer, and researcher with over17,000 hours of clinical experience. Dr. Dun-can has over one hundred publications,including fifteen books addressing system-atic client feedback, consumer rights andinvolvement, the power of relationship, and arisk/benefitmedications. He analysis of psychotropic co-developed PCOMS to Becoming an Evidencegive clients the voice they deserve as well asenable more effective care tailored to client Based Agency ASAP:preferences. He is the developer of theclinical process of PCOMS. One Size Can Fit AllBob Bohankse, Ph.D. is the Chief of Clinical Dr. Barry Duncan will show you how toServices and Clinical Training at Southwest address the challenges of making yourBehavioral Health Services in Phoenix, agency evidence-based—tomorrow—Arizona, a large ($70 million annual budget)comprehensive community behavioral health while proving the value of your services Mental Health Association of Palm Beach County Inc.organization providing clinical services to a and improving outcomes.diverse group of Medicaid insured clients ator below 100% of the federal poverty. Dr. is also a Project Leader andCertified Trainer of PCOMS for the Heart andSoul of Change Project. May 16, 2013 9:00 AM - 3:00 PMDave Claud, MS, LMHC, CAP is ChiefOperating Officer for New Options of RPB, Embassy Suites - CentralInc. and Wellington Counseling and Associ- West Palm Beach, FL 33401ates, adult and adolescent substance abuse 1601 Belvedere Roadtreatment facilities. Mr. Claud is a ProjectLeader and Certified Trainer of PCOMS for West Palm Beach, FL 33406the Heart and Soul of Change Project andruns his own company called Alliance for Registration fee $99Change, LLC to provide training, consulta- (includes breakfast and lunch) 909 Fern Streettion, and implementation of PCOMS. Davehas participated in several PCOMS research 5 CEUs availableprojects resulting in validation of the Register on line or call us to registermeasures used in PCOMS and was one ofthe first in the country, at the Center for Fam- by phone at 561-832-3755 orily Services in West Palm Beach, to imple- www.mhapbc.orgment PCOMS in a public agency.