Meeting Minutes 8/24/18

TVMHC Monthly Meeting Minutes
Attending: Adam, Betsy, Terri, Cheryl, Liz, Renee, Jill, Myra, Candice, Rick, Brandi

Span is finishing their interviews and needs assessment, watch for the results!
Adam reported the TVMHC is likely going to receive a grant from TVHC to provide free counseling to their patients currently enrolled in the pain management program. More information to come but it will resemble the subsidized counseling program.
Child abuse conference set to take place in Teton Valley. Check with FSN for more info.
Board Strategic Planning Meeting set for tomorrow.

Crisis Counseling numbers are low…be sure to send invoices monthly.
High School counseling support is set for another year. Jen/Sara have been redecorating their office.
Jill received a grant from TVMHC to fund an art therapy group with seniors.
Abby has withdrawn from the voice program.
BHC is consolidating all their intake/assessment through SLC ie) we will no longer be speaking to intake personal from I.F.
BHC does have the ability to take a direct admit from a doctors office ie) no need for the ER (if the person is well known to the doctor, healthy, etc).

Suicide Prevention: All discussed suicide prevention ideas including an ad campaign, social media announcements and potentially a SafeTalk.

Other Business: Adam discussed a MBSR proposal by Sasha Dingle. All were in favor of spending $300 to pay for the training. Adam will send out an announcement for sign up.