17 & 18

May 2019

Reducing Mental Health Disparities Through Sustaining and
Strengthening Healthy Communities: Increasing Knowledge through Research, Education and Practice

icon-agendaDay 1 – Friday, May 17

Welcome and Introduction – Room 202
9:00am – 9:10am Karen Lommel, DO, MHA, MS, Prisma Health Behavioral Health Chief Medical Officer
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
9:10am – 10:10am Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: The Spectrum of Influences and Disorders
Presenter: Desmond Kelly, MD, Vice-Chair for Academics and Community Affairs, Prisma Health-Upstate Department of Pediatrics
10:10 – 10:45am
Exhibits Hall
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 1
10:45am – 11:45am
Overview of Relaxation-Based Pain Relief
Presenter: Fredric Mau D.Min., M.A., M.Div., LPCS, BC-NCC
Correlation between Bipolar Disorder, Addiction, and Suicide: The Importance of Wellness as a Coping Tool
Presenter: Torri Shack
Community Track Breakout Sessions
Session 1
10:45am – 11:45am
Title TBD
Presenter: Karen Lommel, DO, MHA, MS & Laura Turner
From Surviving to Thriving: Overcoming the Stigma of Living With Bipolar Disorder
Presenter: Amanda Phillips
Plenary Session – Room 202
12:00 – 12:10pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Jerry Chapman, Director of Business Development, The Carolina Center For Behavioral Health
12:10 – 1:10pm Title TBD
Plenary Speaker: Herschel Walker
Former Professional Football Player and Mental Health Advocate
1:10 – 1:15pm Introduction of Plenary Speaker/Panel
Maddison Mckissick, JD
1:15 – 2:15pm Title TBD
Plenary Speaker: Mark W. Binkley, J.D.
Panel: Mark W. Binkley, JD, John Mauldin, JD, Al Edwards, MD, Captain Stacy Owens
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 2
2:30 – 3:30pm
From Near-Immediate Jeopardy to Noteworthy: The Creation of a Monumental Restraint Compliance Program
Presenters: Erin Fitzpatrick, MSN, RN-BC
Bridget Barron, BSN, RN-BC
Clinical Chain of Care
Presenter: Alex Karydi, PhD, LMFT, LAC
Session 3
3:40 – 4:40pm
Psychosocial Benefits of CenteringPregnancy Group Prenatal Care
Presenter: Sarah Covington-Kolb, MSPH, MSW
History of the Madhouse: How Far Have We Really Come
Presenter: Camilla Bravo, PhD., LPCS
Community Track Breakout Sessions
2:30 – 3:30pm Poster Session
Exhibit Hall
Session 2
3:30 – 4:30pm
Journey Towards Recovery…How One Man Survived Two Suicide Losses
Presenter: Dennis Gillan
Crime and Punishment?: The Mental Health Outcomes of Female Rape Survivors of a Single Rapist
Presenter: Dakota Conway
Session 3
4:40 – 5:40pm
Psychosocial and Behavioral Aspects of Pediatric Transplantation: A Fixed Battery Proposal
Speakers: Ronnie Lee, M.S.
Lize Tibiriçá, M.S.
Samantha Behbahani, PsyD
Gateway: The Clubhouse Model for Mental Health Rehabilitation
Presenters: Lauren Dean, LMSW
Heath Whatley, LMSW
Dinner Speaker – Room 202
6:30 – 7:20pm Meet the Author & Book Signing
Daniel Rodriquez
7:20 – 7:30pm Welcome
7:30 – 7:40pm Introduction of Dinner Speaker
7:45 – 8:30pm Keynote Dinner Speaker: Daniel Rodriquez
Purple Heart Recipient Former Clemson Football Player & NFL Recruit

icon-agendaDay 2 – Saturday, May 18

Welcome and Introduction – Room 202
9:00am – 9:05am Rich Jones, MA, MBA, Symposium Chair,Executive Director FAVOR
9:05am – 9:10am Introduction of Plenary Speaker
Jim Hayes, MD, NAMI Board Member
9:10am – 10:10am Title – TBD
Plenary Speaker – Robert Heinssen, PhD, ABPP, Director, Division of Services and Intervention Research
National Institutes of Mental Health
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 4
10:15am – 11:15am
Quantitative Electroencephalographic Implications and Neurobiological Substrates Related to Psychopathic Personality Disorder
Presenters: Kris Williams, BS
Preventing Burn-out in Sexual Assault Nurse Examiners: Implications for Mental Health
Presenters: Ellen Kennedy, BSN, RN
Cassie Muller, MSN, RN
Greg Hair, MSN, RN
Sharon Holder, PhD, MSc, MSW
Community Track Breakout Sessions
Session 4
10:15am – 11:15am
Family Recovery and Co-Occurring Disorders: An Overview
Presenter: Richard L. Jones, MA, MBA
Saving SC Youth from Substance Abuse
Presenters: Martine Helou
The Unthinkable: Mental Illness Comes Home (Suicide by Cop)
Presenter: Heather Windsor
Plenary Session – Room 202
11:25am – 11:35am Introduction of Keynote Speaker
11:35am – 12:35pm Mental Health, Recovery & Addiction: The Real Story
Plenary Speaker – Antwone Fisher
Best Selling Author & Screenwriter
Keynote Speaker & Luncheon – Room 202
12:35pm – 12:40pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
12:40pm – 1:40pm Title TBD
Keynote Speaker: Drew Pinsky, MD
Board Certified in Internal Medicine & Board Certified in Addiction Medicine
1:40pm – 1:55pm Closing Remarks
Karen Lommel, DO, MHA, MS
Prisma Health Behavioral Health Chief Medical Officer
Chair, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Rich Jones, MA, MBA, LCAS
Program Chair
Executive Director, FAVOR

1:55pm Adjourn
Health Sciences Center Partners