Author Archives: Behavioral Health and Recovery Services

December 8th Grand Rounds: Increased Cardiometabolic Risk in the Severely Mentally Ill: Why Is This Population Especially Vulnerable and What Can Clinicians Do About It?

San Mateo County Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Date: Tuesday, December 8th
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Health Services Building – Multipurpose Room 100
225 37th Avenue, San Mateo

Presented by: John Trepanowski, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow – Meta-Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford Prevention Research Center, Stanford, California

and

Faith Rohlke, M.D.
Psychiatry Resident – PGY2
San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Service
San Mateo County, California

Flyer: Psych Grand Rounds December 2015

Open to public. Questions? Call 650-573-2530

November 10th Grand Rounds: Medication Assisted Treatment of Alcohol Use Disorder

San Mateo County Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Date: Tuesday, November 10th
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Health Services Building – Multipurpose Room 100
225 37th Avenue, San Mateo
“MEDICATION ASSISTED TREATMENT OF ALCOHOL USE DISORDER”

Presented by: Cynthia Chatterjee, M.D.
Staff Psychiatrist
San Mateo County
Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
San Mateo, California

Flyer: Psych Grand Rounds November 2015

Open to public. Questions? Call 650-573-2530

Mental Health Consumer Hall of Fame – Nominate Someone by November 20

Each year, San Mateo County’s Mental Health and Substance Abuse Commission honors individuals who have found their way to a path of wellness and recovery from mental illness and/or have been active in the consumer movement to better the lives of other consumers in the county.

The Commission is now accepting nominations for the Consumer Hall of Fame Awards. To nominate an individual complete the nomination form and submit by Friday, November 20.  Refer to the form for more information.   The awards ceremony will be held on January 6th.

October 13th Grand Rounds: The Leading Cause of Death in Psychiatry: Tobacco, Permitted or Ignored

San Mateo County Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Date: Tuesday, October 13th
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Health Services Building – Multipurpose Room 100
225 37th Avenue,  San Mateo
“THE LEADING CAUSE OF DEATH IN PSYCHIATRY: TOBACCO, PERMITTED OR IGNORED”

Presented by: Smita Das, M.D., Ph.D.
Addiction Psychiatry Fellow
University of California, San Francisco
Department of Psychiatry
San Francisco, California

Flyer: Psych_Grand_Rounds_October2015

Open to public. Questions? Call 650-573-2530

8th Annual Housing Hero Awards – October 22nd

Each year the Change Agent Housing Committee offers our clients, partners, and BHRS Staff an opportunity to nominate a person or organization that has gone to great lengths to help one or more of our clients with mental health and co-occurring substance use issues get or keep housing. Often our clients need advocates, support, assistance, and champions to help them find, and to be successful and safe in stable housing.

Nominate a Housing Hero: Fax or e-mail the nomination form to 650-369-1501 or DLacampagne@smcgov.org by September 15.

Attend the celebration on October 22nd.  See the Housing Hero 2015 flyer for details.

September 8th Grand Rounds: The Impaired Provider

San Mateo County Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Date: Tuesday, September 8th
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 South El Camino Real – Room 114,  San Mateo
“THE IMPAIRED PROVIDER”

Presented by: Farah Zaidi, M.D.
Psychiatric Resident, PGY3
San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
San Mateo County, California

Flyer: Psych_Grand_Rounds_September_2015

Open to public. Questions? Call 650-573-2530

June 9th Grand Rounds: Managing Media: Reflections on Video Game Usage From a Therapeutic Perspective

San Mateo County Psychiatric Grand Rounds

Date: Tuesday, June 9th
Time: 12:15 – 1:30 p.m.
Location: Silicon Valley Community Foundation
1300 South El Camino Real – Room 114,  San Mateo
“MANAGING MEDIA: REFLECTIONS ON VIDEO GAME USAGE FROM A THERAPEUTIC PERSPECTIVE”

Presented by: Jesse Adams, M.D.
Psychiatry Resident, PGY4
San Mateo County Behavioral Health and Recovery Services
San Mateo County, California

Flyer: Psych_Grand_Rounds_June_2015

Open to public. Questions? Call 650-573-2530

« Older Entries