Depression and Mental Health Screening Events

Join us for National Depression and Mental Health Awareness and Screening Month events in October and for more informative and engaging free virtual events throughout the remainder of 2020.

Upcoming events


Thursday, November 12, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET

#bhXPERT Twitter chat on post-Election Day anxiety

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 half an hour.

For our November event we will discuss this issue affecting many Americans with special guest, Candice Tate, MD, MBA, Magellan Healthcare medical director.

Additional details, including the discussion questions, are available at the following link.

Event information

Candice Tate, MD, MBA. Magellan Healthcare medical director

Thursday, December 3, 2:00 – 2:45 p.m. ET

Magellan Healthcare webinar on holiday emotional wellness during COVID-19

Join Magellan Healthcare’s Medical Director, Dr. Candice Tate, MBA, as she discusses various ways to find peace and moments of joy during the holiday season in the midst of a pandemic.



Register here

Thursday, December 10, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET

#bhXPERT Twitter chat on coping with the holidays during COVID-19

For our December event we will discuss this issue affecting many Americans with special guest, Shareh Ghani, MD, Magellan Healthcare medical director.

Additional details will be available at the following link a month before the event.

Stay tuned here for info


Previous events

Thursday, October 8, 2020, 3:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET

#bhXPERT Twitter chat on using technology to address the growing behavioral health needs of children and adolescents

For our October event, held on National Depression Screening Day, we discussed this critical issue facing our nation’s youth with special guests, Bridget Cepalia, Magellan Healthcare senior director, innovation, and Solome Tibebu, Cognific founder and CEO.

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Thursday, October 22, 2:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET

eMpowered for Learning webinar, Understanding practice standards for peer supporters

This webinar is part one in a two-part series. Learn more and access the recording for continuing education credits at the link below.


Access the recording here

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