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The 42nd Annual FMHAC Conference
March 22-24, 2017
Monterey, CA

Board of Directors Elections:

President-Elect: Jane Lovelle, MPH, LCSW (re-election)
Vice President:
Sam Knudsen, JD (re-election)
Treasurer
: Carrie Gustafson (re-election)

Congratulations!
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FMHAC William T. Rossiter Award Winner

Latessa
Edward Latessa, PhD

FMHAC Christine M. West Award Winner

Ochs
Chief Robert Ochs, LCSW

CONFERENCE Book List
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Anil Ananthaswamy The Man Who Wasn't There: Tales from the Edge of the Self
Adam Benforado, JD Unfair: The New Science of Criminal Injustice
Kevin Dutton, PhD Wisdom of Psychopaths: What Saints, Spies, and Serial Killers Can Teach Us About Success
Nassir Ghaemi, MD, MPH A First-Rate Madness: Uncovering the Links between Leadership and Mental Illness
Robert Hare, PhD Without Conscience: The Disturbing World of the Psychopaths Among Us
Terri Jentz Strange Piece of Paradise
David Kessler, MD Capture: Unraveling the Mystery of Mental Suffering
Kent A. Kiehl, PhD The Psychopath Whisperer: The Science of Those Without Conscience
Edward Latessa, PhD;
Shelley Listwan;
Deborah Koetzle
What Works (and Doesn't) in Reducing Recidivism
Alexandra Lutnick, PhD Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking: Beyond Victims and Villains
John Pfaff, JD, PhD Locked In: The True Causes of Mass Incarceration - and How to Achieve Real Reform
John Elder Robison Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening
Heather Ann Thompson, PhD Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy
E. Fuller Torrey, MD The Insanity Offense: How America's Failure to Treat the Seriously Mentally Ill Endangers its Citizens
Christiane Wolf, MD, PhD;
J. Greg Serpa, PhD
A Clinician's Guide to Teaching Mindfulness: The Comprehensive Session-by-Session Program for Mental Health Professionals and Health Care Providers

Presentation Handouts
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OPENING PRESENTATION
WHAT WORKS IN REDUCING RECIDIVISM: UNDERSTANDING THE PRINCIPLES OF EFFECTIVE INTERVENTION
Edward Latessa, PhD - Professor and Director, School of Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati
Handout:
Latessa Slides Color

KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
AN OVERVIEW OF GAMBLING DISORDER AND THE FORENSIC POPULATION
Timothy Fong, MD - Professor of Psychiatry, UCLA Gambling Studies Program
Handout:
Fong Slides Color
Fong Slides Grayscale

BREAKOUT SESSION A
(A1) MENTAL HEALTH LIAISONS: PARTNERSHIPS BETWEEN LAW ENFORCEMENT AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
Santa Cruz Team:
Pam Rogers-Wyman, MFT - Program Chief, Santa Cruz County Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Services
Danielle Long, ASW - Mental Health Liaison to Santa Cruz Police Department, Santa Cruz County Behavioral Health and Substance Abuse Services
Rick Martinez - Deputy Chief of Police, Santa Cruz Police Department
Los Angeles Team:
Ryan Solomon, PsyD - Clinical and Forensic Psychologist, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Shahin Mirkof, PsyD - Psychologist, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Lt. Brian Bixler - Lieutenant II, Officer in Charge, Los Angeles Police Department, Crisis Response Support Section
Handouts:
Rogers-Wyman Slides Color
Rogers-Wyman Slides Grayscale
Rogers-Wyman Handout
Solomon Handout Color
Solomon Handout Grayscale

(A2) A MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO MENTAL HEALTH IN THE SAN DIEGO JAILS: GOING BEYOND THE MEDICAL MODEL
Nicolas Badre, MD - Supervising Psychiatrist, Correctional Physicians Medical Group
Pete Fischetti, LMFT - Chief Mental Health Clinician, San Diego Sheriff's Department
Aaron Meyer, MD - Staff Psychiatrist, Correctional Physicians Medical Group
Dan Nguyen - Deputy Sheriff, San Diego Sheriff's Department
Handouts:
Please contact presenter for slides

(A3) PROVIDING CARE TO VICTIMS OF SEX TRAFFICKING WITHIN THE JUVENILE JUSTICE SETTING: A TEAM APPROACH
Erica Reynoso, PhD, LCSW - Clinical Psychologist, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Mayla Lampkin, LCSW - Supervising Social Worker, Los Angeles County Department of Mental Health
Joan Pera - Los Angeles County Probation Department
Handouts:
Please contact us for slides

(A4) PART 1 - CRITICAL UPDATES ON THE STATIC-99R
Amy Phenix, PhD - Psychologist, Department of State Hospitals
Handouts:
Phenix Slides Color
Phenix Slides Grayscale

(A5) WORDS TO DEEDS TRACK
SHARE THE VISION: BREAKING BOUNDARIES IN LEGAL AND CLINICAL EDUCATION, COLLABORATION AND LEADERSHIP
Honorable Judge Steven Leifman - Miami-Dade Superior Court
Honorable Judge Garrett Wong - San Francisco Superior Court
Kathleen Lacey, LCSW - Program Director, UCSF/Citywide Case Management Forensic Program
Jennifer Johnson, JD - Deputy Public Defender, San Francisco County
Tracey Whitney, JD - Deputy District Attorney, Mental Health Liaison, Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office
Chief Mack Jenkins - Retired Chief Probation Officer, San Diego County; Council on Mentally Ill Offenders Member
Anne Robin, MFT - Behavioral Health Administrator, San Luis Obispo County Health Agency; Chair, Forensic Committee CBHDA
Handouts:
Robin Slides Color
Robin Slides Grayscale
CA Judicial Council Recommendations on Education, Training and Research


BREAKOUT SESSION B
(B1) MINDFULNESS-BASED GROUP THERAPY FOR INPATIENT FORENSIC INDIVIDUALS
Scott Stella, MS - Forensic Program Director, Sylmar Health and Rehabilitation Center
Handouts:
Stella Slides Color
Stella Slides Grayscale

(B2) WHAT MAKES YOUR EXPERT OPINION EXPERT? GLUING THE EVIDENCE TOGETHER
John Wilson, PhD, CCPH-MH - Vice President Clinical Development, MHM Services Inc.
Seaaira Reedy, PsyD - Clinical Director, MHM Services Regional Office CONREP
Handout:
Wilson Slides Color
Wilson Slides Grayscale

(B3) FUNCTIONAL FAMILY THERAPY IN THE JUVENILE POPULATION
Lori Ford, MFT, PhD - Associate, California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions
Pamela Hawkins - Senior Associate, California Institute for Behavioral Health Solutions
Handout:
Ford Slides Color
Ford Slides Grayscale

(B4) PART 2 - CRITICAL UPDATES ON THE STATIC-99R
Amy Phenix, PhD - Psychologist, Department of State Hospitals
Handouts:
Phenix Slides Color
Phenix Slides Grayscale

(B5) WORDS TO DEEDS TRACK
DATA-DRIVEN DECISION MAKING AND ANALYTICS: BEST PRACTICES IN BEXAR COUNTY, TX; SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA; AND SAN MATEO COUNTY, CA
Gilbert Gonzales, MA, MPS - Director, Mental Health Department, Bexar County, Texas
Susan Bower, MSW, MPH - Assistant Director Integrative Services, County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency
Claire Cunningham, JD - Lead Deputy County Counsel, San Mateo County
Stephanie Welch, MSW - Executive Director, Council on Mentally Ill Offenders
Handout:
Gonzales Slides Color
Gonzales Slides Grayscale
Bower Slides Color
Bower Slides Grayscale
Cunningham Slides Color
Cunningham Slides Grayscale

BREAKOUT SESSION C
(C1) COST-EFFECTIVE JAIL-BASED COMPETENCY TRAINING: THE MENDOCINO METHOD
J. Holden, PhD - Forensic Psychologist
Mark A. Grabau, PhD - Chief Psychologist, California Department of Mental Health CONREP Operations
Taylor Fithian, MD - Chief Medical Officer, California Forensic Medical Group
Handout:
Holden Slides Color
Holden Slides Grayscale

(C2) ASSISTED OUTPATIENT TREATMENT IN CALIFORNIA: IMPLEMENTATION AND LESSONS LEARNED
Angelica Almeida, PhD - Director of Assisted Outpatient Treatment, San Francisco Department of Public Health
Alison Livingston, MFT - Program Director, UCSF Citywide- Assisted Outpatient Treatment
Handout:
Almeida Slides Color
Almeida Slides Grayscale

(C3) THE FUERTE PROGRAM IN ACTION: PROVIDING A MODEL FOR COMMUNITY REPLICATION TO MEET THE MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS OF YOUTH AND FAMILIES ACROSS MULTIPLE SYSTEMS
Bree Bode, LMFT - Program Manager/Clinical Supervisor, Encompass Community Services
Cesar Estrada, MA - Deputy Probation Officer, Santa Cruz County Probation Department
Oscar Hernandez-Miranda, ASW - Mental Health Clinician, Encompass Community Services
Liliana Gonzalez-Rocha - Transitional Specialist, Encompass Community Services
Handout:
Bode Slides Color
Bode Slides Grayscale
Bode Handout, English
Bode Handout, Spanish

(C4 )PART 3 - CRITICAL UPDATES ON THE STATIC-99R
Amy Phenix, PhD - Psychologist, Department of State Hospitals
Handouts:
Phenix Slides Color
Phenix Slides Grayscale

(C5) WORDS TO DEEDS TRACK
PARTNERSHIP TO SERVE JUSTICE INVOLVED VETERANS: US DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS AND COMMUNITY JUSTICE AGENCIES
Joel Rosenthal, PhD - National Training Director, VA Veterans Justice Programs
Honorable Judge Stephen Manley - Veterans Treatment Court, Santa Clara County; Council on Mentally Ill Offenders Member
Danica Bogicevic, LCSW-C - Network Homeless Coordinator, VA VISN 21
David Grillo, LCSW - Veterans Justice Programs Coordinator, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
Handout:
Rosenthal Slides Color
Rosenthal Slides Grayscale

BREAKOUT SESSION D
(D1) SUBSTANCE USE AND MENTAL HEALTH IN REINTEGRATION PROGRAMS
Jaimee Hartman, PsyD, LMFT - Mental Health Manager, HealthRIGHT 360
Sarah Peklo, MA, LMFT - Mental Health Therapist, HealthRIGHT 360
Handouts:
Hartman Slides Color
Hartman Slides Grayscale
Hartman Handout

(D2) A STUDY OF SUICIDE RISK ASSESSMENT IN PRISON: FINDINGS, CONCLUSIONS, AND TOOLS FOR MENTAL HEALTH CLINICIANS
Robert Horon, PhD - Suicide Prevention Coordinator, Division of Health Care Services, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
Handouts:
Horon Slides Color
Horon Slides Grayscale
Horon Handout - CAI Worksheet
Horon Handout - CAPSSIP Vignette
Horon Handout - Chronic Readiness Questionnaire
Horon Handout - RASQ Case
Horon Handout - Self Assessment

(D3) BEST PRACTICES IN COMPETENCY RESTORATION WITH INTELLECTUALLY/DEVELOPMENTALLY DELAYED INDIVIDUALS
Rachyll Dempsey, PsyD - Founder/CEO, Psychological Assessment, Inc.
Michelle Wysopal, PsyD - Director of Crossroads Competency Restoration Program, Psychological Assessment, Inc.
Venus Klinger, MA - Clinician, Psychological Assessment, Inc.
Handouts:
Wysopal Slides Grayscale
Wysopal Handout - APA Specialty Guidelines
Wysopal Handout - Competence to Stand Trial
Wysopal Handout - Competency to Stand Trial Chapter
Wysopal Handout - Restoration of ID
Wysopal Handout - Restoration of MR

(D4) THE COLLISION BETWEEN TECHNOLOGY, STATUTES, AND ETHICAL CODES: DID THE INTERNET BREAK LAW AND ETHICS?
Erik Fox, JD, PhD - Sexually Violent Predator Evaluator, Quality Assurance and Training Specialist, Department of State Hospitals
Handouts:
Fox Slides Color
Fox Slides Grayscale

(D5) WORDS TO DEEDS TRACK
STEPPING UP CALIFORNIA: COUNTY LEADERS WORKING TO SAFELY REDUCE THE PREVALENCE OF INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS IN JAIL
Hallie Fader-Towe, JD - Senior Policy Advisor for the Council of State Governments Justice Center
Honorable Judge Peter Espinoza - Director, Office of Diversion and Reentry, Department of Health Services, Los Angeles County
Handout:
FaderTowe Slides Color
FaderTowe Slides Grayscale
Espinoza Slides Color
Espinoza Slides Grayscale

CLOSING PRESENTATION
NEUROSCIENCE, MENTAL HEALTH AND THE LAW: PAST, PRESENT AND FUTURE
Kent A. Kiehl, PhD - Professor of Psychology, Neuroscience and Law, University of New Mexico; Executive Science Officer, Mind Research Network
Handout:
Kiehl Handout 1
Kiehl Handout 2
Kiehl Handout 3

POSTER PRESENTATIONS

Criminogenic Risk Factors Among Forensic Psychiatric Inpatients
Darci Delgado, PsyD Benjamin Rose, PhD, ABPP
Barbara McDermott, PhD Susan Velasquez, PhD
Andrea Bauchowitz, PhD
[Additional Authors: Angelea Bolaños, MS; Robert Morgan, PhD]

Developing a Best Practices Model for Mentally Disordered Offender Certification Risk Assessment
Melinda S. DiCiro, PsyD
Susan Napolitano, PsyD
Trayci Dahl, PhD

Implementation of the Prison Project in Forensic Settings
Jaimee Hartman, PsyD, LMFT
Sarah Peklo, MA, LMFT

The Effects of Negative Feedback on Law Enforcement Performance
Dominic Lafler, PsyD

Differences in Patients' Perceptions of Care, Treatment, and Services at a State Psychiatric Institution
Renee Mack, MSW
John Wyman, LCSW

Get to Know Legislation Affecting Forensic Mental Health
Public Policy Committee - Sam Knudsen, JD

Juveniles With Sexual Offenses Registered in California and Implications for Policy
Norbert Ralph, PhD, MPH, DPH

A Validation Study of a Prosocial Reasoning Intervention for Juveniles under Probation Supervision
Ralph, Norbert, PhD, MPH, DPH

A Police Culture Shift: A Study of Police Officers Attitudes Towards Mental Illness
Marenda Tran, PhD
Jonathan Arditti, PsyD

Are Legal Concerns an Exceptional Source of Anxiety for Therapy Clients?
Crystal Watterson, MA
Glen Taylor, MA
Merle Canfield, PhD

 

REFERENCES

The 42nd Annual FMHAC Conference
March 22 - 24, 2017
Hyatt Regency, Monterey, CA



> Conference Announcement
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2017 SILVER CORPORATE MEMBERValant Medical Services


2017 Sustaining Members

Kenneth Carabello
Carson Chambers, PhD
Mark Duarte, LCSW
Harry Goldberg, PhD
Mark Grabau, PhD
Morgan Grabau Dosskey
Tom Granucci, LCSW
Carrie Gustafson
Debra Harder, LCSW
Robert Hart, MD
Anna Kafka, PsyD
Ron Kaufman, PsyD
Sam Knudsen, JD
Cynthia Lermond, PhD
Joseph Lockhart, PhD
Chief Robert Ochs, LCSW
Armando Sandoval
Munir Sewani, PhD
Angela Shannon, MD
Douglas Taylor Smith, LCSW
Alan Stillman, LCSW
Lindsay Weston, JD

- View past sustaining members in our Conference Archives.

THANK YOU!
2017
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CHCF
APA Foundation

Continuing Education

Board of Behavioral Science Examiners
The BBS accepts CEs approved by the California Psychological Association (FOR005)
14.5 CEUs available in 2017:
up to 4.5 CEUs Wednesday Opening Session and Keynote
up to 6.5 CEUs for the 2nd day Breakouts
up to 3.5 CEUs for Wrap-up Session

Board of Registered Nurses
FMHAC is an approved provider
14.5 CEUs available in 2017:
up to 4.5 CEUs Wednesday Opening Session and Keynote
up to 6.5 CEUs for the 2nd day Breakouts
up to 3.5 CEUs for Wrap-up Session

California Psychological Association (CPA)
FMHAC is an approved provider through the CPA (FOR005):
14.5 CEUs available in 2017:
up to 4.5 CEUs Wednesday Opening Session and Keynote
up to 6.5 CEUs for the 2nd day Breakouts
up to 3.5 CEUs for Wrap-up Session
CE Statement: FMHAC is approved by the California Psychological Association to provide continuing professional education for psychologists. FMHAC maintains responsibility for this program and its content.

Continuing Medical Education (CME)
CMEs have been approved through the Santa Clara Valley Medical Center for up to 14.5 units, selected sessions.
Selected Sessions:
Wednesday - Edward Latessa, PhD
Wednesday - Timothy Fong, MD
A2. Nicolas Badre, MD
A3. Erica Reynoso, PhD, LCSW
A4., B4, C4 - Amy Phenix, PhD
B1. Scott Stella, MS
B2. John Wilson, PhD, CCPH-MH
B3. Lori Ford, MFT, PhD
C1. J. Holden, PhD
C2. Angelica Almeida, PhD
C3. Bree Bode, LMFT
D1. Jaimee Hartman, PsyD, LMFT
D2. Robert Horon, PhD
D3. Rachyll Dempsey, PsyD
D4. Erik Fox, JD, PhD
Friday - Kent A. Kiehl, PhD

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) through the joint sponsorship of SCVMC and FMHAC. The SCVMC is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The SCVMC designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 14.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This credit may also be applied to the CMA Certification in Continuing Medical Education.
Conflict of Interest Statement: Presenters for CME courses were screened for conflicts of interest and any conflicts were resolved by review of CME activity content, e.g. slides, by the Conference Planning Committee CME Chair, who has no conflict of interest.

California State Bar (MCLE)
FMHAC is an approved provider, Provider #15388, selected sessions.
Selected Sessions:
A3. Erica Reynoso, PhD, LCSW
A5. W2D - Honorable Judge Steven Leifman
B2. John Wilson, PhD, CCPH-MH
B3. Lori Ford, MFT, PhD
B5. W2D - Gilbert Gonzales , MA, MPS
C1. J. Holden, PhD
C3. Bree Bode, LMFT
D3. Rachyll Dempsey, PsyD
C5. W2D - Joel Rosenthal, PhD
D5. W2D - Hallie Fader-Towe, JD
Friday - Kent A. Kiehl, PhD

Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)
POST certification #, selected sessions.
Weds - Edward Latessa, PhD
A1. Rogers-Wyman, MFT/Solomon, PsyD
A2. Nicolas Badre, MD
A3. Erica Reynoso, PhD, LCSW
B1. Scott Stella, MS
B2. John Wilson, PhD, CCPH-MH
B3. Lori Ford, MFT, PhD
C1. J. Holden, PhD
C2. Angelica Almeida, PhD
C3. Bree Bode, LMFT
D1. Jaimee Hartman, PsyD, LMFT
D2. Robert Horon, PhD
D3. Dempsey, PsyD/Wysopal, PsyD

Board of Corrections (STC)
For Standards and Training for Corrections (STC) participants who need STC training credit for this event, please discuss a Special Certification with your STC training manager/coordinator.  

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