18 & 19

May 2018

Mental Health Collaborations: Diversity and Inclusion-
Integrating Research, Education, and Practice

icon-agendaPre-Conference Event – Thursday, May 11

Topic: Ending Stigma through Research, Education, and Practice
Regency Ballroom
8:00 – 8:15am Opening
Mental Health First Aid Sessions – Regency Ballroom C
8:30am – 12:00pm Mental Health First Aid Training
12:00 – 1:00pm Luncheon Speakers: Marcas Miles, MA, BA  and  Ewuria Darley, MS, BA
Depression in the Workplace:  The Hidden Cost to Your Company’s Bottom-Line and
How You Can Help Turn it in the Right Direction
1:00 – 5:30pm Mental Health First Aid Training
Symposium PM Reception – Regency Ballroom C
5:30 – 6:15pm Symposium Reception
Introduction of Keynote Speaker – Regency Ballroom C
6:15 – 6:30pm Introduction of Panel
6:30 – 8:00pm For Whom the Bell Tolls: Examining the Impact of Collective Trauma

icon-agendaDay 1 – Friday, May 12

Welcome and Open of Symposium – Regency Ballroom
8:00 – 8:10am Spence M. Taylor, MDGHS President & CEO
8:10 – 8:15am Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Tricia Lawdahl
8:15 – 9:15am Keynote: Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorders: Theory to Practice
Speaker: Rich Jones, MA, MBA, LCAS
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 1
9:30 – 10:30am
Compensatory Behaviors among Bariatric Surgery Patients Post-Surgery
Presenter: Ronnie Lee
Dogwood
South Carolina Telepsychiatry Consultation Program for Hospital Emergency Departments
Presenter: Ed Spencer
Magnolia
Break
10:30 – 11:00am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 2
11:00am – 12:00pm
Advancing School Behavioral Health in the Southeast
Presenter:  Bob Stevens, PhD, Lee Fletcher, MDiv, LMSW

Dogwood
Making the Case:  Supporting Mental Health in the Legal Profession
Presenter: Beth Padgett, MEd, MA, CACP
Magnolia
Community Track Breakout Sessions
Session 1
9:30 – 10:30am
The Dynamic of Self-Mutilation: Evidence – based
Presenter: Marta Carvalhal, LISW
Azalea
Six Pillars of Recovery
Presenter: Paton Blough
Gardenia
Break
10:30 – 11:00am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 2
11:00am – 12:00pm
“Beautiful Dreamer: Psychotherapy Through Dramatic Story-Building”
Presenter: Peter Maeck
Co-Presenter:  Gabriel Maeck, LCSW
Azalea
Live Your Great Dreams – They Become Greater
Presenter: Raj Gavurla
Gardenia
Plenary Session – Regency Ballroom
12:00 – 12:15pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Joseph J. Blake, Jr., VP Legal Affairs & GHS General Counsel
12:15 – 1:15pm Mental Health Treatment in South Carolina Prisons
Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Daniel J. Westbrook, JD
1:30 – 1:35pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Julius Earle, Jr, MD, Interim Chair, GHS Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine
1:35 – 2:35pm Why is Bipolar Disorder a Cardio–Metabolic Risk? 
Keynote Speaker: Vladimir Maletic, MD
2:35 – 2:40pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Windsor Sherrill, PhD
2:40 – 3:40pm Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics: The Spectrum of Influences and Disorders
Keynote Speaker: Desmond Kelly, MD
Break
3:40 – 4:00pm
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 3
4:00 – 5:00pm
The Three Doors: Hypnosis for the Emotional Treatment of Anxiety Disorders
Presenter: Fredric Mau, DMin, MA, MDiv NCC LPC, DCC, BCH
Dogwood
The Stratification System of the United States: Correlations between Social Class and Health
Presenter: Carol Apt, PhD
Magnolia
Break
5:00 – 5:30pm
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Break
5:30 – 6:30pm
Poster Session
Community Track Breakout Sessions
Session 3
4:00 – 5:00pm
Building Bonds: Breaking The Stigma Barriers
Presenter: Ken Dority, Executive Director, NAMI Greenville
Azalea
Promoting Well-being and Resilience in Employing a Relationship Centered Approach: Evidence-based. 
Presenter: Robyn Ellison, MEd
Gardenia
Break
5:00 – 5:30pm
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Break
5:30 – 6:30pm
Poster Session
Dinner Speaker – Regency Ballroom
6:30 – 7:30pm Networking/Silent Auction
7:30 – 7:45pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
7:45 – 8:30pm CRAZY: A Father Search through America’s Mental Health Madness
Keynote Dinner Speaker: Pete Earley
8:30 – 9:00pm Awards

icon-agendaDay 2 – Saturday, May 13

Day 2 Morning – Think Tank @ N0ma (Upstairs)
7:00 – 8:00am Open Recovery Meeting
Yoga/ Meditation
Plenary Session – Regency Ballroom
8:00 – 8:15am Welcome
Julius Earle, MD, Interim Chair Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Medicine

Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Jim Hayes, MD, NAMI National Board of Directors

8:15 – 9:15am Keynote Morning Speaker:  Frederick Frese, PhD
Break
9:15 – 9:20am
Exhibit Room
Clinical Track Breakout Sessions
Session 4
9:20 – 10:15am

Presenter:
Benjamin Griffeth, MD
Crepe Myrtle
Trauma Informed Care
Presenters:
Christine Carlberg, MA
Erica Van Wagner, LISW-CP
Teal
Break
10:20 – 10:25am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 5
10:25 – 11:25am
School-based Mental Health – A true “Best Practice”
Presenters:
Al Edwards, MD
Christopher Gaines, MS

Crepe Myrtle
Therapeutic Garden: What is the evidence and how to integrate it?
Presenter: Taral Sharma, MD
Teal
Break
11:25 – 11:30am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 6
11:30am – 12:30pm
Stigma, Shame and the Battle to Save the Lives of Healthcare Providers
Presenter: Brian LeDuc, MD
Crepe Myrtle
Assessment and Management of the Agitated Patient in the Emergency Department
Presenter: Calvert Warren, MD
Teal
Break
12:30 – 12:40pm
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Community Track Breakout Sessions
Session 4
9:20 – 10:15am
Life in Recovery
Presenters:
Diane Kay
Sandra Young
Magnolia
Gateway’s Clubhouse Model for Adults with Mental Illness
Presenters: Lauren Dean, LMSW
Sally B. Lassiter, BA
Dogwood
Break
10:20 – 10:25am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 5
10:25 – 11:25am
The PAL Coalition
Speaker: Tomy Molloy
Magnolia
Why Should You Take Part in Clinical Research?
Speaker: Jim Hayes, MD

Dogwood
Break
11:25 – 11:30am
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Session 6
11:30am – 12:30pm
Mental Health First Aid
Speaker: Karen Waataja
Magnolia
Break
12:30 – 12:40pm
Exhibits, Alternative Therapies
Plenary Session & Luncheon – Regency Ballroom
12:40 – 12:45pm Welcome/Introduction
Michael C. Riordan, Chief Executive Officer, Strategic Coordinating Organization
12:45 – 12:50pm Introduction of Keynote Speaker
Richard “Dick” W. Riley, Former US Secretary of Education and Governor of South Carolina
12:50 – 1:50pm Keynote Luncheon Speaker: Tipper Gore
1:50 – 2:20pm Award Presentation and Recognition
Brenda Thames, EdD, Executive Vice President & Provost
2:20 – 2:40pm Closing remarks
Sharon Holder, PhD (Symposium Chair)
Eunice Peterson, MD (Symposium Program Chair)
Windsor Sherrill, PhD  Associate VP for Health Research, GHS Chief Science Officer and Professor of Public Health Sciences, Clemson University
2:40 – 3:00pm Drawing/Announcement of Door prizes
3:00pm Adjourn
GHS Health Sciences Center Partners