Magellan Peer, Family Support Forums: Sept 18 in Saranac Lake, Oct 9 in Binghamton

Magellan: Save the Dates! Sept. 18 or Oct. 9

Peer and Family Supports: Better Outcomes for Individuals and Families


The same workshop will be held twice on two different dates/in different locations. Both are presented by the Central New York Behavioral Health Organization (BHO), Magellan Health Services:



Wednesday, September 18, 2013

1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (12:30 p.m. registration)

Adirondack Medical Center

Saranac Lake, NY



Wednesday, October 9, 2013

9 a.m. to noon (8:30 a.m. registration)

Association for Vision Rehabilitation & Employment

174 Court Street, Binghamton, NY


Who should attend?

Anyone interested in gaining a better understanding and more knowledge about collaborating with peer and family supports locally, state-wide, and nationally


What topics will be covered?


Peer and Family Supports: Results by Design

Tom Lane, national director of consumer and recovery services, Magellan Health Services

Pat Hunt, director of child & family resiliency services, Magellan Health Services


Peer Services: A Critical Innovation for Health Homes and Managed Care

Harvey Rosenthal, executive director, New York Association of Psychiatric Rehabilitation Services (NYAPRS)


…And much more!

CE credit is available

This is a FREE training and offers one CE credit for most mental health professionals.

Registration information is coming soon.



Please contact Bob Ireland, Magellan peer/family specialist, at RJIreland@MagellanHealth.comor 315-254-2783.