• Educating New Leaders: Thoughts from the CBHA Conference

    January 19th, 2015

    I had the pleasure of presenting in Illinois recently at the Community Behavioral Healthcare Association Conference (CBHA). The CBHA is an organization representing the interests of the Behavioral Health community in Illinois. Like so many other states, Illinois is in the midst of change, embracing the many federal opportunities available to improve its network of […]

  • Think Tank | Fiscal Viability and Person-Centered Care: Thoughts from the PROS Academy

    January 15th, 2015

    Another round of thanks goes out to NYAPRS (the New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services) for putting together its fifth annual PROS Implementation Academy. I spoke earlier about the dedication and skill of the administrators, supervisors and direct care workers of today‚Äôs Personalized Recovery Oriented Services programs, and wanted to take some time today […]

  • PROS The Movement: Celebrating the Pioneers of Recovery-Based Services

    January 12th, 2015

    As one might expect, the annual PROS Implementation Academy put together by the New York Association Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYAPRS) is a very special event for me and many others involved in programs providing Personalized Recovery Oriented Services (PROS). Now in its fifth year, it has become both a learning experience where new information is […]