Louisiana Department of Health & Hospitals | Kathy Kliebert, Secretary

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SAVE THE DATE! Children's Behavioral Health Summit

Friday, April 25, 2014  |  Contact: Media & Communications: Phone: 225.342.1532, E-mail:

Family members, youth, social workers, licensed professional and addiction counselors, behavioral health care and human service providers, and other partners are invited to participate in the seventh annual Children's Behavioral Health Summit sponsored by the Department of Health & Hospitals Office of Behavioral Health & Magellan Health Services on Friday, June 6, 2014. The Summit will be held at the Holiday Inn South on Airline Highway in Baton Rouge.

This year's theme focuses on the changing landscape of our service delivery system and will offer new perspectives on children's behavioral health treatment. Our keynote speaker, Dr. J. Stuart Ablon, Director of Think:Kids in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital will kick-off the event with an inspiring discussion aboutchanging our game with children, youth and families to achieve better outcomes.

The summit is free to attend and lunch will be provided to all registered attendees. CEUs will be available. More information will follow at a later date. For questions, contact Deborah Crump at or (225) 342-1085.