Previous Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chats

The Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat series provides a forum for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. It takes place on the second Thursday of each month at 3:00 p.m. Eastern and lasts a half an hour.

Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Transcripts

10/8/2020: Using technology to address the growing behavioral health needs of children and adolescents, with Solome Tibebu and Bridget Cepalia
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT! This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re glad you’re here with us on National Depression Screening Day for the October #bhXPERT Twitter chat. #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Our topic today is “Using technology to address the growing behavioral health needs of children and adolescents” for National Depression and Mental Health Awareness and Screening Month. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re pleased to have our special guests, Bridget Cepalia, Magellan Healthcare senior director, innovation, and Solome Tibebu, Cognific founder and CEO, with us today. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

Excited to be part of the conversation! @MagellanHC #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

Hi- It’s a pleasure to join the conversation! #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @MagellanHC: We’re pleased to have our special guests, Bridget Cepalia, Magellan Healthcare senior director, innovation, and Solome Tibe…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhXPERT Hi! My name is Cayla, I’m about to graduate with my bachelor’s in journalism with a focus on health, wellness and mental health writing. I’m excited to be here.😊

 

  • Going Digital: Behavioral Health Tech @GoingDigitalBHT

Join us with #GDBHT partner @MagellanHC right now! #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

This Twitter chat is for educational purposes only and does not constitute the providing of medical advice. It’s not intended to be a substitute for the independent professional medical judgment, advice, diagnosis or treatment of your physician. #bhXPERT #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: • Call 911 • Go directly to an emergency room • Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/8zZ0ZF2maX

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q1: What barriers do you think prevent children ages 6-17 from receiving behavioral health care? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/51k4OhjxjP

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 1) First and foremost, families lack access to quality mental healthcare for children. According to AAP, 20% of children live in a county without a child psychiatrist: https://t.co/5h67LAPfPb. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 2) Many families also experience what I went through: my parents didn’t have the tools or expertise to even identify that what I was experiencing as a child was anxiety and OCD. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 3) Once families identify that there could be a mental health issue, various access issues stop them from receiving care: stigma, clinical availability, cost, distance, etc. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 1) Childhood is a time when behavioral health conditions may first begin to appear, and there has been an increase in the number of children experiencing these conditions. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 2) There needs to be increased screening via providers and even schools so that children may be identified sooner, ideally before conditions worsen. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A1: I think a main barrier is when parents don’t believe in behavioral healthcare, don’t believe there is/can be anything wrong with their child, or when they don’t take their child’s mental health needs as seriously as their physical health. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 3) According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control), “9 in 10 children receive regular medical care from a primary care provider, but 1 in 3 pediatricians report that they have sufficient training to diagnose and treat children with mental disorders.” #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 4) To bridge the gap, primary care providers should strive to introduce the topic of behavioral health. Digital behavioral health screening can be completed by patients in pediatric offices. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 4) Youth of color face even more barriers. Black and Hispanic youth and adolescents are far less likely to access mental health services than their White counterparts. (International Journal of Health Services) #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 5) Additionally, the mental health conditions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are greatly impacting children’s mental health. So many youth relied on getting MH support from their schools. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A1. (part 6) Another AAP study found 27% of parents and roughly 14% of children are experiencing worsening mental health problems during the pandemic. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A1. Adults often need to identify the youth with behavioral health needs to initiate care. #bhXPERT

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 5) Normalizing behavioral healthcare will help parents/guardians to see it as something the whole family can support and set an expectation that it will be discussed during follow-up appointments. It can also help reduce stigma. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A1. (part 6) Common barriers to receiving care include family circumstances, attitudes toward service providers & treatment, & lack of understanding of mental health. In the U.S., financial cost, whether real/expected, is another main barrier to children accessing care. #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @(redacted for privacy): A1: I think a main barrier is when parents don’t believe in behavioral healthcare, don’t believe there is/can be anything…

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @(redacted for privacy): A1. Adults often need to identify the youth with behavioral health needs to initiate care. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q2: Do you feel the pediatric/adolescent population (ages 6-17) is more receptive to receiving assessment or therapy digitally (via teletherapy or a digital app)? Why or why not? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/WnbMEhOpME

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 1) Both forms of therapy have their strengths and weaknesses. While traditional therapy may be associated with costly fees, rigid scheduling requirements and transportation difficulties, a good therapist can connect with a child and be encouraging. #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 2) In-person is also often the most proper for those experiencing severe conditions. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed. #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 3) Digital therapy has tremendous potential. Modern youth have been raised with technology and appreciate the privacy and convenience it affords, and it can be user friendly and inexpensive or free. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A2. The adolescent population with technology access is already using digital applications for self-help and support. We need to meet them where they are. #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 1) Not only is it effective, there’s data showing that youth may prefer virtual care and digital mental health support just as much or more than in-person treatment. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 2) A study by the Clinical Child and Family Psychology Review in 2018 with 3,113 children ages 6-18 found computerized cognitive behavioral therapy (CCBT) for both depression and anxiety are effective forms of treatment for youth. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 3) Additionally, literature (https://t.co/SXJktjV1JK) demonstrates that youth have higher engagement and retention with digital health interventions that include features like… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 4) …videos, limited text, ability to personalize, ability to connect with others, and options to receive text message reminders. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 5) Youth may feel more comfortable having the luxury of talking with a therapist from the comfort of their own home. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 4) A blended approach also has benefits. For instance, a behavioral health provider can use digital therapy as a supplement. This allows the provider to have more focused, in-person sessions with the child while increasing the # of clients they can work with. #bhXPERT

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 5) It also helps standardize care, and even clinicians who may not be trained in a particular form of therapy, for instance Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, can administer it digitally. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A2. (part 6) This blended method has shown promise in an earlier study, specifically with adolescents experiencing depression who appreciated being able to use a chat feature during the digital program. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 6) Youth are not only using these tools, they are creating them, too. It has been exciting seeing youth develop mental health apps for their peers, like @thetrillproject and @NotOKApp. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A2: The idea of talking to someone via online messaging or video calls can be a comfortable experience, especially among a generation so used to digital communication. Teletherapy, especially amidst the pandemic, has become way more popular. I don’t see it slowing down. #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A2. (part 7) There are some considerations to keep in mind, however. According to a report by the APA, kids may need more interactive activities, some space at home to play, & may become distracted easily: https://t.co/6JlcnkUOIu. #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: What do you think are the benefits of receiving therapy digitally for children ages 6-17? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/fqZl3WwCO6

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A3. (part 1) The plethora of new virtual care and digital mental health solutions on the market creates a huge opportunity for expanded access to mental health support, in a powerful, scalable way, for youth and families. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A3. (part 2) While there is a need to assess acuity first and determine if in-person is more appropriate for severe issues, digital mental health delivery can expand access to children and adolescents in unique ways that in-person cannot. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A3. (part 3) Virtual care is also unique in that it allows clinicians to learn more about the child’s world as they are literally peering into their homes and lives. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 1) Digital therapy provides increased access to care for children. In the United States, “only about 20% of children with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders receive care from a specialized mental health care provider.” #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 2) Traditional therapy sessions are often centered around a parent’s availability & require transportation. Digital therapy can be done from the privacy of a child’s home & allow provider follow-up to be less frequent & scheduled around other health visits. #bhXPERT

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 3) It also equips the child with ongoing digital tools and resources that could not be achieved through in-person therapy alone. For instance, DCBT (Digital Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) is based on… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 4) …thought monitoring, thinking strategies, and real-life exercises that can transform a child’s behavioral health. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 5) This can be offered to the child at any time by using their favorite device, in a private way. Imagine a high school student on the verge of a panic attack. In a moment they could access an app and complete a quick activity that calms them down… #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 6) …Those around the student would think they were just checking their messages or Instagram, but the student would be building skills in the real-world that will help transform their life for the better. That is the power of digital therapy. #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 7) Finally, digital therapeutics allow for the consistent delivery of evidenced-based therapy. It standardizes techniques that are free from the therapist’s intentional or unintentional modification. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A3. (part 8) Intervention reminders and daily check-ins can be put in place to ensure practice exercises are completed accurately in-between sessions. Providers can monitor client progress and analyze use data in between face-to-face meetings. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q4: How do you think parents/guardians can support children ages 6-17 who are accessing therapy digitally? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/UBXM6KmHvd

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A4. (part 1) This will vary depending on the age of the child. In general, younger children need more hands-on support while adolescents appreciate their privacy more and often only require an adult for support on occasion. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @BranninBridget: A3. (part 7) Finally, digital therapeutics allow for the consistent delivery of evidenced-based therapy. It standardize…

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A4. (part 2) The biggest way parents and guardians can support their child is by educating themselves about the condition, learning the best ways to communicate and interact with their child and supply rewards to help motivate the child. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A4. (part 3) Children with behavioral health problems often have parents who have experienced the same issue, so it is sometimes helpful that the parent/guardian… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A4. (part 4) …takes part in the therapy so that they can provide a healthy environment at home that encourages growth for their child. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A3: An article from Verywell: In a 2015 study, “teen participants said they would prefer online therapy for discussing sensitive issues such as sexuality [but] for other issues most teens in the study said they would prefer face-to-face treatment.”https://t.co/7N8lxhdpOp #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A4. (part 1) When families are stuck at home together during the pandemic, many youth may not be comfortable with their parents listening to their teletherapy session from the next room. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A4. (part 2) Innovative text-based solutions may empower youth to be able to quickly connect with a professional or peer support specialist to address mental and emotional wellbeing in these situations. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q5: How do you think providers can ensure proper follow-up and intervention with children ages 6-17 who receive therapy digitally? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth https://t.co/rfbbSU9YLw

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A4. They might want to look for therapeutic applications which have parent education components so that parents can feel comfortable as well as participate – or get help for themselves. #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A5. (part 1) One nice aspect of many digital mental health solutions is the ability to assign activities throughout the week and allow clinicians and clients to review the results together. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

A5. (part 2) Additionally, the convenience of virtual care may empower parents to also participate in some level, small or large, if and when appropriate. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A5. (part 1) It is important to provide children with the ability to collaborate to define their care experience. This ensures their wants, goals and needs are being addressed while clinical protocol is followed. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A5. (part 2) The best way to ensure proper follow-up and intervention is by combining a personalized experience backed by engagement features that keep the user on a healthy track… #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A5. (part 3) …An example would be to allow the child to schedule DCBT activities throughout their week based on their interest and schedule, and if they haven’t begun their activity, they may receive a chatbot message designed to encourage participation… #bhXPERT #teenMH

 

  • Bridget Brannin-Cepalia @BranninBridget

A5. (part 4) …Another example would be to trigger an alert to the child’s clinician if there is a negative trend in their recent behavioral health screenings. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A4: Parents can support their children in one simple way: Check-in on them regularly to make sure all is going well, but also respect their privacy (especially for teenagers). #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @(redacted for privacy): A4. They might want to look for therapeutic applications which have parent education components so that parents can feel…

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @(redacted for privacy): A4: Parents can support their children in one simple way: Check-in on them regularly to make sure all is going well, but…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A5. Providers can include youth in developing intervention and safety plans which include digital self-monitoring, skill-building, and crisis text/talk when needed. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

There is a big opportunity for group mental health coaching in teens. Group sessions are cheaper and makes the teen not feel so isolated like in a 1v1 session. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Interesting chat #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We encourage you to visit our depression and mental health screening webpage for upcoming Magellan events, blog posts and additional resources, at https://t.co/dyIi4S9PI4. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A5: Parents should be making sure everything is going well while respecting their child’s privacy, but that doesn’t mean they should be uninformed. Parents should know a general trend of how their child is doing in therapy and follow-up with additional care as necessary. #bhXPERT

 

  • Solome Tibebu @SolomeTibebu

RT @(redacted for privacy): There is a big opportunity for group mental health coaching in teens. Group sessions are cheaper and makes the teen not…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We are most appreciative for our special guests Solome Tibebu and Bridget Cepalia, today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, November 12 at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss post-Election Day anxiety. #bhXPERT #electionanxiety #anxiety #teenMH #childmentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We will post the transcript from this Twitter chat shortly. Find it at https://t.co/VOriPOhvAs. #bhXPERT #teenMH #childmentalhealth

9/10/2020: Youth suicide, with Greg Dicharry
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT! This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

We’re glad you’re here on World Suicide Prevention Day for today’s Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat. Our topic today is “Youth suicide” for Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

We’re pleased to have our special guest, Greg Dicharry, Magellan Healthcare youth empowerment director, with us today. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

Hey hey glad to be here! #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Hello! This is Chelsea from ReviewTrackers! 👋 I wanted to join today to learn from others as our business has a major focus on healthcare. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

This Twitter chat is for educational purposes only and does not constitute the providing of medical advice. It is not intended to be a substitute for the independent professional medical judgment, advice, diagnosis or treatment of your physician. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhXPERT So glad we are talking about suicide prevention!

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: • Call 911 • Go directly to an emergency room • Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

#bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/AfLF7Nht54

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Q1: Suicide is the second leading cause of death for ages 10-14 and 15-24. What factors do you think contribute to young people attempting suicide? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/rVfBc25ySd

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

A1 -1 According to @NIMHgov in 2018, approximately 7600 young people under the age of 25 died by suicide in the U.S. That’s 20 young people dying every day! That’s the equivalent of losing the entire student bodies of nine American high schools every year. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @greglife: A1 -1 According to @NIMHgov in 2018, approximately 7600 young people under the age of 25 died by suicide in the U.S. That’s 2…

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

A1-2 – The majority of youth who attempt suicide are experiencing mental health symptoms, usually depression. Among teenagers, suicide attempts may be associated with feelings of stress, self-doubt, pressure to succeed, financial uncertainty, disappointment, and loss. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @Magellan_C_C: Today’s the day! Join the upcoming Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat! Visit our website for the discussion ques…

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @greglife: A1-2 – The majority of youth who attempt suicide are experiencing mental health symptoms, usually depression. Among teenagers…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Q2: What do you think are effective preventive measures family, friends, schools, communities, mental health providers and government agencies can take to support young people’s mental health and prevent suicide? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/iqpdzmm6Me

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

A2 – Listen to the voices of young people and focus on #youthempowerment and providing opportunities for young people to connect with other young people who have experienced similar challenges #peersupport Youth groups and creative outlets are key. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Kathy here, interested in learning about support I can offer employees. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A1. Stress relief and affirming relationships are especially hard during pandemic isolation. #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

I don’t see the questions? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A2. Faith communities getting connected now! https://t.co/w7NyC5VhjZ #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed. #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A2. Greg – total agree! Also, Intentionally building peer and multigenerational relationships based on people helping people. #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A3. Knowing people who are suicide survivors. Gives me hope and will give others hope for another day. #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Q3: What do you think are resources and practices we should all know about to help youth and anyone who may be contemplating suicide? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/JUDKQuzZCQ

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A3. Reaching out proactively, before a youth ever gets to a place of contemplating suicide. Ask. Be willing to walk through the valley with the youth for a long haul, no judgement. #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Hi, Kathy. Thanks for joining! You can find resources at https://t.co/1w8At3rqUW. And check out https://t.co/LvkOSuyD1l, an event we’re having on 9/26. #hopesrisingsp #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@greglife Anxiety is a MAJOR factor in teens lives, even pre-teens. the pressure from society is overwhelming. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

An app now nationwide is a resource! https://t.co/62hovcuG6m #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Q4: How can each of us play a role in increasing awareness of this issue? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/9hiRvpPGH8

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

An accessible resource to get started https://t.co/hcQzICJL6Q #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

A-4 Get involved in #suicideprevention efforts nationally and in your community, @afspnational @AASuicidology Join us on September 26th for the @HopeRisingSP Global Suicide Prevention Summit and learn how you can make a difference and #keephoperising #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Make sure to click on the “latest” tab in Twitter to see all Twitter chat questions. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @greglife: A-4 Get involved in #suicideprevention efforts nationally and in your community, @afspnational @AASuicidology Join us on Sept…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

Here comes Question 5… #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHCan

How can young people be empowered to be part of the solution and help their peers who may be facing mental health challenges? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth https://t.co/srFlzbbmX1

 

  • greg dicharry @greglifean

A-5 School based SP programs are extremely beneficial @hopesquad @sourcesofstrength as are other youth groups. Young people have fueled some of the most import social movements in history. Young people need more opportunities to take action. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@greglife Agreed! A5. Young people can start school clubs for youth advocacy! #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Look forward to seeing you all on September 26th for the @HopeRisingSP Global Suicide Prevention Summit #keephoperising #bhXPERT #BeThere

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We encourage you to visit our suicide prevention webpage for upcoming Magellan events, blog posts and additional resources, at https://t.co/kE766mIGuU. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

You can learn more about Magellan’s youth recovery and wellness program, MY LIFE (Magellan Youth Leaders Inspiring Future Empowerment), at https://t.co/J0V7tOpPU2. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MagellanHC: We encourage you to visit our suicide prevention webpage for upcoming Magellan events, blog posts and additional resources,…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

There’s still time to register for today’s Stay Home for MY LIFE virtual youth fest at 4:00 p.m. ET, at https://t.co/LOVquPNVdI. Find information here: https://t.co/2omNvNSdUH. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We are most appreciative for our special guest, Greg Dicharry, today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on National Depression Screening Day, Thursday, October 8, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss using technology to address the growing behavioral health needs of pediatrics and adolescents. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We will post the transcript from this Twitter chat shortly. Find it at https://t.co/VOriPOhvAs. #bhXPERT #SuicidePreventionDay #SuicidePreventionMonth

8/13/2020: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), with Barbara Dunn and Sharon Weber
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT. This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re excited you’re here for today’s Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat! Our topic today is: Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs), for National Back to School Month. #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re pleased to have our special guests, Barbara Dunn, LCSW, ACSW, Magellan Healthcare director, program innovation and outcomes; and Sharon Weber, Magellan Healthcare High Fidelity Wraparound trainer and ACE master trainer, Magellan of Wyoming, with us today. #bhXPERT #ACES

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Barbara and Sharon have joined! They are excited to be here and look forward to hearing everyone’s thoughts. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

This Twitter chat is for educational purposes only and does not constitute the providing of medical advice. It is not intended to be a substitute for the independent professional medical judgment, advice, diagnosis or treatment of your physician. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: • Call 911 • Go directly to an emergency room • Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/f06qOQ4G8j

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with a brief description and information about Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/GZo7gqXSXe

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Now for Question 1. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q1: What outcomes have you seen in adult family, friends and/or patients/clients that may be linked to ACEs? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/jFCTco9Fhm

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

@(redacted for privacy) @MagellanHC HI Kat! Welcome! #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A1 I have seen high performing professionals suddenly unable to perform due to unaddressed ACEs. Anyone you work with can have unaddressed ACEs, which may explain the unexplainable. #bhXPERT

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

Getting to Why: Adverse Childhood Experiences’ Impact on Adult Health #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q2: What do you think are effective ways to screen children for ACEs? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/c7WvsBM8ZO

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

A1 So many individuals with substance use #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

A2 Use a more age appropriate version, like what we have in WY at https://t.co/dPRDXvOBo1 #bhXPERT

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

Use child friendly surveys #bhxpert

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

check this: Screening for Adverse Childhood Experiences and Trauma #bhxpert

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

A2 By helping parents self-screen. Pediatricians who have a trusted relationship with parents can work directly with parents of young children. #bhXPERT

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

this has good info too: The Resilience Project, Clinical Assessment Tools #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

#bhxpert https://t.co/vgEhhJ5cBv

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: What do you think should be done to help a child who has been identified as experiencing ACEs? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/SUxJsLnmwA

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

#bhxpert https://t.co/J1LdnOiWjf

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A3 Assess and build protective factors parental resilience, social connections, concrete support in times of need, knowledge of parenting and child development, and social and emotional competence of children. Five Protective Factors the Strengthening Families Approach. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed. #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Sharon Weber @SharonW307

Having 1 person in a youth’s life that’s positive can have a huge impact #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q4: What do you think are ways families and communities can protect children from and prevent ACEs? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/5jOQKkxnAF

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A4 https://t.co/NszwvvheoR points to strengthening household financial security such as through the Earned Income Tax Credit, childcare subsidies, paid maternal leave, and flexible and consistent work schedules. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A4 Research based approach: infant-toddler court teams (ITCTs, aka Safe Babies Court Teams @ZEROTOTHREE https://t.co/L1XzUCvoBd #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A4 The Center for the Study of Social Policy has protective factors action sheets. This is one for child and family serving providers for young children and their families. https://t.co/wxIYJUWEpZ #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A4 Parents need social connections, concrete resources, knowledge to navigate child development within the pandemic environment, and positive experiences with their children: https://t.co/ixDQQoH2Ab #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5… #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q5: What do you think are effective ways for communities to increase resiliency and decrease risk after traumatic events, such as the pandemic? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/XmRpNWOm6F

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A4 This is even more critical as the pandemic leaves high unemployment for the most financially insecure households and disparately impacts women and households of color. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A5 Acknowledge that everyone experiences event differently. Accordingly, individuals will have different responses to the pandemic. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC Supportive relationships can mitigate the effects of ACEs and this is all the more true during the pandemic. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A5 Schools can address the multigenerational impact of the pandemic with parent support partners by classroom and individual family. Parent support partners can outreach as well as hold open meetings to touch base with classrooms of parents. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A5 The Trauma Resource Institute has great resources for professionals and communities for trauma-informed and resiliency focused social networks. Specifically, they have the Community Resilience Model (CRM) and the Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM): https://t.co/4YJxV4CpEj #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 6… #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC Cultivate deliberate resilience. JAMA has a brief article exactly on this: https://t.co/gA5n6O8KbI #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q6: How do you think we can we raise awareness about the lasting effects of ACEs to help more children reach their full potential into adulthood? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed https://t.co/NiG3DlYiAm

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A6 Help parents understand and address their own ACEs. Stop intergenerational trauma. #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg, author and Director of Programs at the Center for Parent & Teen Communication, has made public a chapter from his book Building Resilience in Children and Teens: Giving Kids Roots and Wings parents struggling with their own fear, uncertainty, and #bhXPERT

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC Dr. Kenneth Ginsburg, …pandemic-imposed hardships: https://t.co/gXUXinDzYX #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC A6 There are some great resources to teach about ACEs. The movie “Resilience: The biology of stress and the science of hope” is one of them: https://t.co/JTJO5cFymb #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! We are most appreciative for our special guests, Barbara Dunn and Sharon Weber, today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Kat @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC #bhXPERT great resources and things to process. Thanks!

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thank you again to everyone for joining us today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

 

  • Barbara Dunn @BarbaraADunn

@MagellanHC Thank you all. Check out all the great resources at https://t.co/4X4LF3afMW #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, September 10th, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss youth suicide on World Suicide Prevention Day. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed #WorldSuicidePreventionDay

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

@(redacted for privacy) Thanks for joining! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We will post the transcript from this Twitter chat shortly. Find it at https://t.co/VOriPOhvAs. #bhXPERT #ACES #ACEinterface #traumainformed #ACEinformed

7/9/2020: Black, Indigenous, people of color (BIPOC) mental health, with Dr.'s Rakel Beall-Wilkins, Misty Tu and Melissa Vallas
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT. This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re excited you’re here for today’s Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat! Our topic today is: Black, Indigenous and people of color (BIPOC) mental health, for BIPOC Mental Health Awareness Month. #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. We’re pleased to have our special guests, Dr. Tu, Dr. Vallas and Dr. Beall-Wilkins, Magellan Healthcare medical directors, with us today. The Dr.’s will be posting via the Magellan Healthcare account. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Hello, I am Dr. Dublin, clinical health psychologist. Glad to be here. #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Dr.’s Tu, Vallas and Beall-Wilkins have joined! They are excited to be here and look forward to hearing everyone’s thoughts. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

This Twitter chat is for educational purposes only and does not constitute the providing of medical advice. It is not intended to be a substitute for the independent professional medical judgment, advice, diagnosis or treatment of your physician. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: • Call 911 • Go directly to an emergency room • Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth https://t.co/tl8HqGbGXd

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth https://t.co/2bHmfDYKfU

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhXPERT Good afternoon everyone, I’m CJ. I’m here to learn more #BIPOC and #mentalhealth.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q1: What do you think are the unique struggles faced by BIPOC individuals in regard to mental illness in the United States? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth https://t.co/SYxqRHB88M

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 1): Social and cultural stigma regarding mental illness is a very commonly experienced barrier to accessing mental healthcare in America. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 2): This effect is often magnified in BIPOC communities due to the compounded impact of limited access to healthcare coverage, mental health providers & community-based resources for people w/both acute & chronic mental health concerns. #bhXPERT #bipoc

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 3): In some instances, the stigma stems from lasting mistrust of the healthcare system due to prior discriminatory experiences in their own personal lives and/or historical discrimination such as the Tuskegee Experiment. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 4): In other instances, individuals may be influenced by intracultural norms that emphasize a greater reliance on non-clinical modalities within spiritual or other cultural associations. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

Hi everyone! We are Mental Health America – the nation’s oldest advocacy organization dedicated to mental health. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 5): These challenges are often exacerbated by not only a shortage of mental healthcare providers across the country… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A1: In many BIPOC communities, it is taboo to speak about mental health concerns or mental illness. It is also difficult for BIPOC to find therapists who are also BIPOC. #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 6): …but also limited availability of BIPOC providers specifically, which may serve as an additional barrier for individuals who would benefit from seeing a provider with ethnic or cultural familiarity. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Barbara #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 7): Additionally, the lived experience associated with discrimination and societal marginalization has been implicated in the development of both physical and mental health symptoms… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A1: Systemic oppression is directly tied to the #mentalhealth of BIPOC. Historical and contemporary injustices continue to perpetuate trauma through generations and into today. Learn more about the #impactoftrauma at https://t.co/PMuVfeBYvU. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 8): …that disproportionately affect BIPOC populations, such as diabetes, asthma, high blood pressure, depression and anxiety. https://t.co/2VaWDnOoNv. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 9): For example, in the week following the release of the George Floyd police brutality video, the rate of Black Americans experiencing depressive or anxiety symptoms increased from 36% to 41%… https://t.co/dKFqOUDAcI. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A1: For example, Native and indigenous people in the US are disproportionately affected by #mentalhealth and substance use issues with severely limited access to support and services. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 10): …and among Asian Americans, the rate jumped from 28% to 34%. https://t.co/dKFqOUDAcI. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A1: For example, Native and indigenous people in the US are disproportionately affected by #mentalhealth and substance…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q2: In what ways can we encourage BIPOC individuals to seek assistance, and what needs to be done to improve access to care and treatment quality for BIPOC individuals? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth https://t.co/321yBQbPGV

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2. Dr. Tu (part 1): There are many issues that cause individuals to hesitate to seek help for mental health problems and substance abuse. Among the main issues are access to care as well as cultural concerns. At times, there can be a distrust of the medical community. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A1: Systemic oppression is directly tied to the #mentalhealth of BIPOC. Historical and contemporary injustices continue…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2. Dr. Tu (part 2): This often requires a more thoughtful, meaningful approach. One thing I’ve found to be helpful is reaching out to community leaders. These individuals can help you reach members and help you understand the cultural differences and concerns they have. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @(redacted for privacy): A1: In many BIPOC communities, it is taboo to speak about mental health concerns or mental illness. It is also difficult f…

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MentalHealthAm: A1: For example, Native and indigenous people in the US are disproportionately affected by #mentalhealth and substance…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2. Dr. Tu (part 3): They can help you understand what is driving a certain response or better ways to engage them and their support system. Leaders come in many variations, from someone who is a religious leader, to a translator in the community. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2. Dr. Tu (part 4): These folks work to help their communities. Partnering with them has given me invaluable experience in the past. I don’t assume to understand all people, but the desire to understand and help can bring us to a place of increased health and happiness. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: How can we all do better to address stereotypes, negative preconceptions and bias to contribute to improved overall mental health outcomes of BIPOC individuals? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth https://t.co/A2QCFXfay9

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A3. Dr. Vallas (part 1): The first step is self-reflection. We can all identify our own biases and negative preconceptions toward others. Read about the experiences of others. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A3. Dr. Vallas (part 2): Seek out opportunities to foster genuine relationships with people outside of your typical social circles. We can only start to change our perceptions of others through genuine relational experience. #bhXPERT #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A3. Dr. Vallas (part 3): Once stereotypes and perceptions change, behavior follows. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A2. We must first create spaces that are safe and inclusive for BIPOC. That means holding up standards of accreditation and licensing bodies to antiracist policies and hiring and providing opportunities for people of color to succeed in the mental health space. #bhXPERT

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A2: Without addressing racism in the mental health system, you would just be bringing BIPOC into violent spaces. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A2. We must first create spaces that are safe and inclusive for BIPOC. That means holding up standards of accreditation…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A2: Without addressing racism in the mental health system, you would just be bringing BIPOC into violent spaces. #bhXPE…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q4: How do you think BIPOC individuals can protect their well-being and overall mental health if they encounter mental health challenges? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth https://t.co/H7Veu5ezFH

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A3: There are great resources that all providers – particularly white providers – can do to use their power and privilege to address racism in the field. https://t.co/FCn2WNVNZk #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A3: There are great resources that all providers – particularly white providers – can do to use their power and privile…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 1): Support, support, support. It’s often said that there’s strength in numbers, and this is equally true as it relates to emotional support for marginalized communities in times of social unrest and collective trauma. #bhXPERT #BIPOCmentalhealthmonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 2): Generational exposure to workplace and community discrimination is a shared experience for many ethnic minorities… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 3): …and this commonality may make it easier for individuals who are feeling distress to share their thoughts with friends, family and providers who have a firsthand experience with the same issues in our society and across the world. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 4): Because traumatic societal events can induce or worsen mental health symptoms, it’s very important that people who are experiencing them for the first time or noticing changes from their norm… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #bipoc

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 5): …get as much emotional support as they can from the people around them and seek immediate professional help if/when they feel unstable or unsafe to themselves or others. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealthMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 6): Though the confluence of the coronavirus pandemic, economic hardship and civil unrest necessitate varying degrees of social distancing and relative isolation, it’s essential that… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 7): …BIPOC communities remain engaged via alternative virtual, telephonic and social media networks to gather and share information about healthy coping and support. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 8): Many who experience worsening mental health symptoms after viewing traumatic content online or on TV should strongly consider limiting exposure to distressing images as a means of practicing self-care and reducing day to day discomfort. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 9): Practicing self-care also means dutiful adherence to established treatment plans and ongoing consultation with both physical and mental health providers to ensure… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4. Dr. Beall-Wilkins (part 10): …overall wellbeing and address any issues that might be duly impacted by compounded stress on the mind and body. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealthMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q5: How do we address mental health with a racial equity lens in order to promote mental health for all? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth https://t.co/og7KJO2cFa

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A5. Dr. Tu (part 1): There are many steps that need to be taken. Access needs to be in the community and provided in a way that is helpful to them. We need to accept different beliefs and values. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MentalHealthAm: A2. We must first create spaces that are safe and inclusive for BIPOC. That means holding up standards of accreditation…

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MentalHealthAm: A2: Without addressing racism in the mental health system, you would just be bringing BIPOC into violent spaces. #bhXPE…

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MentalHealthAm: A1: Systemic oppression is directly tied to the #mentalhealth of BIPOC. Historical and contemporary injustices continue…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A5. Dr. Tu (part 2): In understanding and embracing these, we can incorporate them into the treatment plans and not just dismiss or devalue them. Culture and race should not “get in the way”. First, we must seek to understand. #bhXPERT #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A5. Dr. Tu (part 3): Individuals have different experiences in the world, and this shapes how they engage. If you only view and understand the world through your own experiences, you will likely be unsuccessful in helping people. #bhXPERT #BIPOC #minoritymentalhealth

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A4: MHA has BIPOC-specific mental health resources at https://t.co/PMuVfeBYvU. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MentalHealthAm: A4: MHA has BIPOC-specific mental health resources at https://t.co/PMuVfeBYvU. #bhXPERT https://t.co/4brpu7HP8w

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A4: MHA has BIPOC-specific mental health resources at https://t.co/PMuVfeBYvU. #bhXPERT https://t.co/4brpu7HP8w

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A3: One important thing to remember is that it’s okay to step back and take a break for all the things that are happening right now. You can rest. Rest is power. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A3: One important thing to remember is that it’s okay to step back and take a break for all the things that are happeni…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 6… #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q6: If you are a BIPOC individual, how have others’ negative preconceptions impacted your mental health? What advice would you give others with similar struggles? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth https://t.co/pekq5uhMXs

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A6. Dr. Vallas (part 1): As a black female I’ve dealt with stress related to my attempts to ensure that I did not behave in any way to reinforce stereotypes about black women. As a result, I often diminished my voice; reluctant to speak up or show any emotion. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A6. Dr. Vallas (part 2): My advice: Think about how you show up. Consider how much you’re trying to compensate for the perceptions of others. Do the work, with a professional if needed, to fully embrace yourself and manage the impact on your mental health. #bhXPERT #BIPOC

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! We are most appreciative for our special guests, Dr. Tu, Dr. Vallas and Dr. Beall-Wilkins, today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A4: Our Tools 2 Thrive will provide practical tools that everyone can use to improve their mental health and increase resiliency regardless of the situations they are dealing with. You can download our Tools 2 Thrive Toolkit here: https://t.co/r7BDvV15hN #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thank you again for joining us today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A4: Our Tools 2 Thrive will provide practical tools that everyone can use to improve their mental health and increase r…

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, August 13th, at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) for National Back to School Month. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We will post the transcript from this Twitter chat shortly. Find it at https://t.co/VOriPOhvAs. #bhXPERT #bipocmentalhealthmonth #BIPOC #MinorityMentalHealth

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A6: We are sharing the experiences of BIPOC and the #impactoftrauma for #BIPOCMentalHealthMonth throughout the month and we hope that you check the #ImpactOfTrauma hashtag throughout the month (and all year) to hear their experiences. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

RT @MentalHealthAm: A6: We are sharing the experiences of BIPOC and the #impactoftrauma for #BIPOCMentalHealthMonth throughout the month an…

 

  • Mental Health America @MentalHealthAm

A5: We must start with addressing our own racial biases in the mental health field. Advocate for policy that lifts up opportunities for BIPOC in the mental health field. Advocate for policies that invest in community-based resources. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Many thanks to @MentalHealthAm for joining our Twitter chat today on #BIPOC mental health. We appreciate the knowledge and resources you shared. We hope you join us again! #bhXPERT #MinorityMentalHealth

 

 

6/11/2020: Post-adversity growth through COVID-19, with Dr. Gary Proctor
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT. This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re excited you’re here for today’s Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat! Our topic today is: Post-adversity growth through COVID-19.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. We’re pleased to have our special guest Dr. Gary Proctor, Magellan Complete Care of Virginia senior behavioral health medical director, with us today. Dr. Proctor will be posting via the Magellan Healthcare account. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Hi, I’m Erica #bhXpert

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Hi, Kindel’s here. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Dr. Proctor has joined! He is excited to be here and looks forward to hearing everyone’s thoughts. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

I am here! So excited to participate! #bhxpert

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhXPERT Barbara

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhxpert https://t.co/IIY9McylaU

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: •Call 911 •Go directly to an emergency room •Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Hi! Barbara joining! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhxpert https://t.co/N1T9A1CCui

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q1: What stress-related symptoms have you or your patients/clients experienced as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic? #bhXPERT https://t.co/hMwZP4kpqU

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A1. Anxiety related to locus of control, self-worth, and identity loss as a productive, engaging member of society #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A1: From Dr. Proctor: Stress can present itself in many ways, both physically and mentally. It can range from anxiety or depression or increase aches and pains or unexplained gastrointestinal symptoms. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC #bhXPERT Q1. I would say fear about all of the uncertainty and grief for all of the loss.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q2: Have you noticed any demographic trends among family, friends and/or patients/clients experiencing stress-related symptoms amid COVID-19 (e.g., higher prevalence among certain age groups, ethnicity or gender)? #bhXPERT https://t.co/XlJjZKh96L

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A2. In youth, seeing more depression and sleeping from lack of social engagement. Overall seeing an increase of underlying symptoms emerging or reemerging. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2: From Dr. Proctor – The behavioral health impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has been more acutely experienced by people in groups who have fewer resources at their disposal to help get them through this difficult time. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC I have not noticed too many personally, but have read about them on the news. Although, I will say that of the personal cases I know of, they have all been over the age of 30. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2: From Dr. Procotor – It includes people from lower socioeconomic status to other minority populations that may not have as much access to financial reserves, healthcare or other forms of assistance. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: In what unique ways are you addressing personal stress-related symptoms experienced as a result of COVID-19, and/or how are you helping patients/clients? #bhXPERT https://t.co/68u9aWw580

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhxpert Q2. I feel so bad for kids missing graduations and other milestones, and older folks at higher risk who are fearful about catching the virus.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A2: From Dr. Proctor – The elderly are also affected, many times being already somewhat isolated and potentially being at greater risk for worse health outcomes if they contract COVID-19. This additional isolation can lead to more stress and depression. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Normalizing the reaction to an abnormal situation. Using the words they are using to explain their experience of COVID-19, which may be very different from mine. Focusing on helping others cope helps me accept my own need for coping. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: From Dr. Proctor – Patients can learn that through adversity and trauma, they can build coping mechanisms and skills that they can use not only during this difficult time but during future challenges. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC I actually try to “unplug” for a few days from the news on COVID-19 and speak to friends and family on the phone regularly. I also make regular trips to the park for sunshine and mind clearing. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q4: What specific aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic do you feel are most contributing to stress-related symptoms in Americans? #bhXPERT https://t.co/f8BacLkpsF

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhxpert Q3. I’m trying to stay hopeful that this will get better and hopefully we’ll learn a lot and be prepared if and when we experience something else like this.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A3: From Dr. Proctor-Looking at core beliefs such as how you view yourself, those around you & the world itself and reevaluating what has changed, how you have coped with the changing environment & added stress & how you can build on those coping mechanisms can be a start #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Uncertainty. The sheer number of individuals no longer feeling economic or health security. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

@(redacted for privacy)_ Q3: From Dr. Proctor – Building and focusing on your relationships can help enhance your supports and lead to improved resilience. It is OK to ask for help. In particular, seek out healthy relationships. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5…#bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4: From Dr. Proctor-Isolation, both physical and social, is one factor that is contributing extensively to the stress people are experiencing. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q5: What can we learn from stress-related symptoms experienced as a result of COVID-19, and how can we use this knowledge to prepare for similar events in the future? #bhXPERT https://t.co/N8903QFBER

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4: From Dr. Proctor-The fear of getting sick or even dying is another stressful aspect of the COVID-19 pandemic. This also includes the fear of those you love becoming ill or even dying. This fear of personal loss can be devastating for some people. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A4: From Dr. Proctor-The fear of losing your job or not being able to survive financially after losing a job is impacting a very large portion of our society, and when you add the isolation and fear of the virus, it compounds the stress. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Q5: Finding ways for increasing the economic and health security through a dignified wage and healthcare for all. People cannot expect healthcare to make up for the insecurity of economic, health, and racial disadvantage. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Q5: We can though use this as a teachable moment on compassion for those who face mental health challenges every day, and not just when stressed by a pandemic. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

#bhxpert Q5. I hope we can learn that we collectively have power to stop the virus and that we can support each other through this in so many ways.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A5: From Dr. Proctor-Viewing the COVID-19 pandemic as a challenge/adversity to overcome instead of one to be victimized by can help us frame an approach to grow & learn new ways of approaching & coping with potential future events, whether similar to the pandemic or not. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

A5: From Dr. Proctor-Building skills and resiliency can cross over and be helpful in other circumstances. All adversity and trauma may be different, but there are common tools we can learn to improve our likelihood of persevering in the future. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Thank you for the opportunity to be a part of the conversation on these issues! #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! We are most appreciative for our special guest Dr. Gary Proctor today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thank you again for joining us today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

You can also check out a wealth of COVID-19 resources, including videos, tip sheets and more, on coping during the pandemic, on https://t.co/Uvndz1y9FZ. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, July 9th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We will post the transcript from this Twitter chat shortly. Find it at https://t.co/VOriPOhvAs. #bhXPERT

5/14/2020: Youth recovery and wellness: It's more than just clinical services, with Greg Dicharry
  • greg dicharry @greglife

#bhxpert Chat starting now on Youth Recovery and Wellness #MH4Youth #mentalhealth #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #bhxpert @Active_Minds @NationalCouncil @MentalHealthAm @Hopelab @320festival @jedfoundation @madeofmillions_@YouthMOVE @weareyouthera @magellanhealth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT. This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma. #mentalhealth #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re excited you’re here for today’s Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT Twitter chat!

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Our topic today is: Youth recovery and wellness: It’s more than just clinical services. #bhXPERT #MenthalHealthAwarenessMonth #MentalHealthMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

So happy to be here. Looking forward to sharing and learning #menatlHealthMatter #MH4youth #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I will be our moderator. We’re pleased to have special guest Greg Dicharry, Magellan Healthcare youth empowerment director, with us today. #bhXPERT #mentalhealth #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/ezvoS3zYEQ. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: •Call 911 •Go directly to an emergency room •Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Hi Kindel is here. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT https://t.co/8YdpLvE3UL

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Pamela here! #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhXPERT

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A1 – young people need #hope… and opportunities to discover talents and #dreams; and need supportive adults and programs that can help them turn their hopes in to reality #riseandshine #bhxpert #MentalHealth #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What do young people experiencing mental health and/or substance use challenges need most to support their recovery? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/FQSMZp4TUf

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Understanding, feeling safe to ask for help and appropriate support services. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC #bhXPERT A1: A strong support system is critical.

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC People willing to walk with them through it all #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What wellness techniques and activities help youth develop and strengthen their recovery? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/RZDLQ2QXxZ

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

They need support from a variety of resources, including the community, peers and healthcare professionals.

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Friends! #bhXPERT

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A2 – Opportunities to engage with youth and adult peers who are in recovery. #peersupport #AA #12Steps #Youthrecovery . Finding and doing positive things that make them smile. #hobbies #sports # #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A way to self-regulate. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What are good outreach and engagement practices for communities to reach young people in need of recovery and improve outcomes? What resources can communities provide? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/LK5VLpMgas

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A3 – More youth groups in schools and communities, and youth focused events #MYLIFE @YouthPOWERny @YouthMoveNational @HopeSquad @Younglife @youthera @hopesquads #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC #schools and #socialmedia channels providing safe spaces to connect to peers and support services #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What are the benefits of youth recovery support groups, such as 12-step recovery groups? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/X1497cmIFt

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A4 – Connectedness to other young people trying to do positive things. Positive peer pressure. Socialization and social skills. Proven programs of recovery that has helped millions #YoungpeopleinRecovery #YPAA #bhxpert

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A4 – Knowing you are #notalone and that #recovery is possible. Having peers to support you on your journey. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5…#bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@greglife #bhxpert I noticed the reference to #AA. What about people who don’t like the religious part of traditional 12-step programs? What’s out there for them?

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A3: online/in person teen/young adult focused recovery groups #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A4: Knowing you are not alone #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What are the benefits of youth leadership and advocacy groups? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/g0hlmI6F6F

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Leadership development! Our future depends on it! #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A5 – Developing skills that strengthen #resilience and give youth the opportunity to make a difference in their own lives and in the lives of others. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 6…#bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What are the benefits and challenges of youth peer support as a paid service? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/RpU2qDeaeF

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A5: Being around other youth, positivity being contagious, learning about skills and talents they never knew they had, being encouraged by adult leadership, etc., etc., etc. #bhXpert

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Major benefit is the ability to develop a career path. #bhXPERT

 

Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 7…#bhXPERT

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

#bhxpert. there is a miss-conception that 12-step recovery is religious, which unfortunately keeps many people away. That said there are other things out there, but nothing that is so widely offered for free. There are Smart recovery and groups like @YngPplRecover

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A6 – Benefits are peer understanding and connection. Challenges include funding and sustainability (at times) while their own journey continues. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

What beneficial youth recovery programs and initiatives are making a big impact in your area? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth https://t.co/JOCNtWH4nC

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A5: Provides a healthy outlet for youth to redirect their energy towards something positive, alongside peers who know what they’re going through #bhxpert

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A5 Youth can learn and practice leadership, teamwork and social skills. Advocacy gives young people an opportunity to put purpose to their pain by using their experience to help others. #youthrecovery #bhxpert #youthmentalhealth @YouthMOVE @weareyouthera @hopeSquads

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A6 Youth Peer support can be very beneficial with the right training and support and supervision for the workers #youthpeersupport #peersupport #bhxpert #youthmentalhealth @YouthMOVE @weareyouthera

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

A7 @YngPplRecover @Activeminds #YPAA – Young People in AA, @YouthPOWER #bhxpert #youthmentalhealth @YouthMOVE @weareyouthera @YouthSoundWA @NationalCouncil @MentalHealthAm @Hopelab @320festival @madeofmillions_ @hopeSquads @shsstrength

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Thank you @MagellanHealth. We wish everyone well! #MentalHealthMonth #MentalHealthMatters #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC https://t.co/gJitJySTDR #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Excellent Resources! #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC #bhxpert Right now our youth are dealing with unprecedented challenges. Their parents are stressed and/or jobless, there is nothing to do, and meeting in person is hard. We need more virtual activities targeted at youth–like MY LIFE at Home.

 

  • greg dicharry @greglife

Thanks everyone! https://t.co/cltxpy03Wz Gddicharry@magellanhealth.com if you want to connect! #bhxpert #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #MH4YOUth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in our Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today! We are most appreciative for our special guest Greg Dicharry today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth #mentalhealth

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Yes, thank you for the resources…will explore to find some youth/young adult virtual recovery options for the youth we serve! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thank you again for joining us today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

You can learn more about Magellan’s youth recovery and wellness program, MY LIFE (Magellan Youth Leaders Inspiring Future Empowerment) here: https://t.co/J0V7tOpPU2. #bhXPERT #mentalhealth #MentalHealthAwarenessMonth

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, June 11th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern, as we discuss post-adversity growth through #COVID19. #bhXPERT

 

4/9/2020: Focusing on our mental health and wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic, with Dr. Richard Clarke
  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Welcome to Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT. This chat is for industry thought leaders and anyone interested in behavioral health to discuss current topics and share knowledge to raise awareness, advance progress and reduce stigma.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Our topic today is: Focusing on our mental healtah and wellness during the COVID-19 pandemic. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

My name is Ginger, and I’ll be your moderator. Unfortunately, Dr. Choudhary won’t be joining us today. He has been asked by the White House to join a briefing on behavioral health by the President, Vice President, and Senior Administration officials this afternoon. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While we’re getting started, please take a moment to let us know you’re here and introduce yourself (first names only). #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC Hi – This is Barbara in PA! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We’re happy to welcome our new special guest, Dr. Richard Clarke, SVP of Commercial BH Clinical Operations and Cost of Care Management Behavioral and Specialty Health #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

While I share the house rules, please continue intros and welcomes. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT https://t.co/jBxLKcvEVp

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please do not tweet any personal information, identifying information or health information about yourself or others. Find Magellan contact information here: https://t.co/lY4pqba9Xe. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

If you are in an emergency situation, you should do one of the following: •Call 911 •Go directly to an emergency room •Call your doctor or therapist for help #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT https://t.co/EZ1CiOG3Z2

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Check out our website for more tips on how to participate in this Twitter chat: https://t.co/QIDY8urhoo. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Let’s get started with Question 1. #bhxpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q1: How are you coping with all of the uncertainties caused by COVID-19, and/or how are you advising your patients/clients to cope? #bhXPERT https://t.co/UV3uHTZiEo

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Shelli here…from W-Y-O. A1: Just trying to keep busy and going for walks #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A1. Speaking aloud to myself the words I would say to others. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

@MagellanHC A1. Starting the day with mindfulness – acknowledging the day, the situation, and that I chose to thrive. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 2… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Hugging those who are in the house with me after 14 days of no symptoms! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q2: In what ways is the recommended social distancing affecting your mental well-being or that of your patients/clients? #bhXPERT https://t.co/Jad3XVWdhH

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Feeling a loss of control. Just the thought of social distancing makes it bigger than the actual. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A2: I’ve noticed that some of my family members are slipping into depression. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Added stress of being in the same house with others with different work, class, eating, and sleep schedules. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Please remember to use #bhXPERT in all of your replies so they appear in this feed.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 3… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Depression makes it harder to make the effort to keep in touch. Fear that someone will fall through the cracks. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q3: How are you dealing with concerns for yourself and your loved ones over the threat of falling ill from the virus, and/or how are you advising patients/clients to handle this? #bhXPERT https://t.co/nnjcgiQV5L

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

From Dr. Clarke: When connecting it is important to share your feelings with each other. Acknowledging how we feel to each other creates a sense of commonality.

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

A3: We are staying at home. Only one person does the shopping. The kids are getting really bored, but we have to stay safe. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Living intentionally. Know how you show love to others and find a way to do that. If you are a doer, put that into an action no matter how small. Pot seasonal plants and give to your neighbors who will not see family during the spring holy days. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Trying to tap creativity in seeing friends from a physical distance. We did a tailgate take-out double date at a park. If nice this weekend, will bring a camping chair to the front yard. Planning a dog walk in a fancy neighborhood to enjoy the gardens together. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 4… #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

From Dr. Clarke: [3:17 PM] Clarke, Richard T. All working in the same house can be stressful – making time to take a break together to enjoy something could be helpful. #bhXpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q4: If you have fallen ill, how are you taking care of your mental health on top of healing physically from the virus? How are you advising your patients/clients to focus on their mental health if they have fallen ill? #bhXPERT https://t.co/tTgc13lzl9

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

From Dr. Clarke: [3:20 PM] Clarke, Richard T. Remember to follow CDC advice to wear a mask when going out side to protect yourself and others. CDC has a great make at home set of plans. #bhXpert

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Here comes Question 5… #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Thankfully not ill. For those who are, love yourself the way you love others. Have patience with your mind and body while combating illness. Last year I had walking viral pneumonia and it took almost 3 months to feel back to full energy. How much more for this virus! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Q5: What good things are in store for the world once COVID-19 is behind us? #bhXPERT https://t.co/7uApOxKT7H

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT Dr. Clarke: A resource for crisis counseling is the SAMHSA multilingual and confidential Disaster Distress Helpline. Call toll-free 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXPERT Dr. Clarke: The SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress. Find more info here: https://t.co/TovY7e8jFT.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

#bhXpert Dr. Clarke: I would also like to recommend the CDC “Taking Care of Your Emotional Health” web resource: https://t.co/uJ326ewlEe. Visit here for tips and steps to cope, to identify common signs of distress, and more.

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Good things in store: Value on human relationships in person. Making better use of technology intentionally to treat mental health conditions. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thanks everyone for participating in the first Magellan Healthcare #bhXPERT chat today!

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

Thank you for the opportunity to chat with other professionals! #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We are most appreciative for our special guest Dr. Clarke today. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and being here with us. #bhXPERT

 

  • @(redacted for privacy)

RT @MagellanHC: Today’s chat will end shortly. Does anyone have any final thoughts? #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

From Dr. Clarke: Wonderful ways to connect with friends, colleagues, and families. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

Thank you again for joining us today! Keep in touch by following us at @MagellanHC. You can also check out a wealth of COVID-19 resources, including videos, tip sheets and more, on coping during the pandemic here: https://t.co/6NIL8DElqQ. #bhXPERT

 

  • Magellan Healthcare @MagellanHC

We look forward to catching up with you next month on Thursday, May 14th at 3:00 p.m. Eastern. Topic and details to follow. #bhXPERT

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