Our Engage the Expert stations provide Summit participants an opportunity to engage professionals who have specific technology expertise and experience in discussions about technology trends in the behavioral health workforce. Please stop by and chat with them to find out more about the following subjects.
Choosing Mobile Health Applications
Marlene Mahue, PhD
TeleMental Health Institute, Inc. (TMHI)
TMHI specializes in behavioral telehealth consultation, training, and staffing. Their team of experienced consultants are dedicated to providing support for planning, launching and thriving with telepsychiatry, telepsychology, distance counseling, online therapy, and behavioral telehealth and mhealth. TMHI can help you with planning, reimbursement, technology choices, legal and ethical risk management and staff development/placement.
Jay Ostrowski, MA, NCC, DCC, ACS, LPC-S
Behavioral Health Innovation (BHI)
BHI provides consulting and pioneering services primarily in the realm of online therapy and online mental health applications. As an example, view the independent comparison of online therapy apps, technologies and services.
Digital App Curation
Founder and CEO
As a leader in prescriptive digital health, Socialwellth enables healthcare sponsors to prescribe curated digital health assets and services to their end consumers at relevant touch points in their health journey, and in turn, receive actionable data to deliver value based care.
HIPAA/HITECH, Privacy and Security
Jonathan Neufeld, PhD
Upper Midwest Telehealth Resource Center (UMTRC)
855.283.3734 extension 232
The UMTRC provides a single point of contact for telehealth resources across Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, and Ohio through educational and outreach presentations, individualized technical assistance, facilitation, connection to local or distant providers, and archived resources via UMTRC website and staff.
Psychiatry and Technology
Kathy Hsu Wibberly, PhD
Mid-Atlantic Telehealth Resource Center (MATRC)
Direct Line: 434-906-4960
MATRC’s goal is to provide technical assistance and other resources in the Mid-Atlantic states of Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, New Jersey (Central and South), North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia in order to advance the adoption and utilization of telehealth. They also work collaboratively with the other federally-funded Telehealth Resource Centers to accomplish the same goals nationally.
Recovery Support Technologies
Erin Winstanley, PhD
Assistant Professor, Health Outcomes
Director of Health Services, Mercy Health
The James L. Winkle College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy
Mercy Health is a large health care system that includes 23 hospitals and one of the largest integrated electronic health records (EHRs) in the country. Dr. Winstanley has expertise Technology in the Therapeutic Justice Courtroom
Annie Schachar, JD
Associate Director, Drug Court Programs
Center for Court Innovation
New York Office: 646.386.3100
Syracuse Office: 315.266.4331
The Center for Court Innovation seeks to create a more effective and humane justice system by designing and implementing operating programs, performing original research, and providing reformers around the world with the tools they need to launch new strategies.
Technology Trends, Policy and Guidelines
Mario Guiterrez, MPH
Mei Kwong, JD
Senior Policy Associate/Project Director
Center for Connected Health Policy
The mission of CCHP is to seek and achieve improvements in the quality and efficiency of health care practices through the advancement of telehealth policy solutions.