Wrapping up the 14th Annual TCOM Conference-Evidence and Transformation: Taking Person-Centered Care to Scale

Here's What Happened About 300 people gathered at the Drake Hotel in Chicago last week to attend the 14th annual Transformational Collaborative Outcomes Management conference. Person-centered care was the theme of this our conference this year, and we were excited to collaborate with domestic and international participants. Workshops focused on how to make best use … Continue reading Wrapping up the 14th Annual TCOM Conference-Evidence and Transformation: Taking Person-Centered Care to Scale

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-David Channer

Meet one of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: David Channer David Channer is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Chief Operating Officer at A Better Way based in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. He has worked on TCOM implementation efforts at the agency, county and regional levels since 2009. He has … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-David Channer

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Betty Walton, Gina Doyle & Wendy Harrold

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Betty Walton, Gina Doyle, and Wendy Harrold Betty Walton is an Assistant Research Professor at Indiana University School of Social Work, Indianapolis. She conducts translational research to support the effective implementation of behavioral health services for children, youth, and adults. Since 2010, Dr. Walton has provided training … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Betty Walton, Gina Doyle & Wendy Harrold

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Antonella Di Troia

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Antonella Di Troia Antonella Di Troia is an Italian Child and Adolescent Psychologist and Psychotherapist. She has been collaborating with the Praed Foundation since 2013 when she first became a CANS Certified Trainer. Antonella works for a Child and Adolescent Mental Health Unit in Milan (Fondazione … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Antonella Di Troia

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Nate Lubold

Meet one of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Nate Lubold Nathan Lubold is the Director of Solution Implementation at Advanced Metrics. In recent years, Nate has focused his career on the science of implementation and training in behavioral health. After completing his Master’s degree in 2004, Nate spent the next decade in behavioral health … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Nate Lubold

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Kyla Clark & Tanya Albornoz

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Kyla Clark & Tanya Albornoz Kyla Clark is a Program Administrator in Utah’s Child Welfare System. Kyla works on the “In-Home Team” focused on preserving family systems whenever safely possible. Kyla works on the larger Department of Human Services system integration efforts, which includes helping expand … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Kyla Clark & Tanya Albornoz

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight- Emily Shapiro & Melissa Villegas

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Emily B. Shapiro & Melissa Villegas   Emily B. Shapiro is a Quality Improvement Associate at Jewish Child and Family Services (JCFS) located in Chicago, IL. She has experience in qualitative research, project management, and evaluation consulting for nonprofit and philanthropic organizations. She provides direct quality … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight- Emily Shapiro & Melissa Villegas

My Introduction to TCOM

Rebekka Schaffer, Project Assistant at Chapin Hall I joined the TCOM Team here at Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago at the start of July 2018. When I was first introduced to the team, I was worried I wouldn’t even remember what TCOM stood for, let alone understand what they really do. My fears … Continue reading My Introduction to TCOM

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight- Jen Griffis & Marrianne McMullen

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Jen Griffis and Marrianne McMullen Jennifer Griffis is a Parent Consultant with the YES Project, which aims to empower the mental wellness of children, youth, and their families. She engages with the system transformation in Idaho by serving on workgroups and supporting the development of statewide … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight- Jen Griffis & Marrianne McMullen

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Dan Dubovsky

Meet one of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Dan Dubovsky Dan Dubovsky, MSW is a mental health clinician who has worked for over 40 years in residential treatment with children and adolescents, outpatient settings, medical settings, and a medical school based continuing behavioral health education program.  For 15 years, Dan was the fetal alcohol … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Dan Dubovsky

TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Mercedes Busby and Angela Pollard

Meet some of your #TCOM2018 Presenters! Featured in this post: Mercedes Busby and Angela Pollard Mercedes Busby is a Youth Peer Advocate with the Mental Health Association of Erie County and works primarily with at risk youth. Prior to her role as an advocate, she worked in a number of child care settings to support healthy … Continue reading TCOM 2018 Speaker Spotlight-Mercedes Busby and Angela Pollard

Registration is Open! #TCOM2018

Registration is Open! Each year we look forward to hosting the Annual TCOM Conference because it gives us the opportunity to bring together leaders and innovators in the fields of behavioral health, child welfare, juvenile justice, education, and more. This year’s conference theme is Evidence and Transformation: Taking Person-Centered Care to Scale. Person centered care … Continue reading Registration is Open! #TCOM2018

Submit NOW to Present at TCOM2018

Planning for the 14th Annual TCOM Conference is underway! Hosted by The Praed Foundation and Chapin Hall at the University of Chicago, we invite you to share your work this October in Chicago, IL. EVIDENCE and TRANSFORMATION: Taking Person-Centered Care to Scale The idea that healthcare should be focused on the person is not new … Continue reading Submit NOW to Present at TCOM2018

How TCOM takes Person-Centered Care to Scale

Person-centered care is a strategy of providing health care that views the people using health and social services as equal partners in the entire process of planning, developing and monitoring care to ensure that the care meets their needs.   The idea that health care should be focused on the person is not new.  A considerable … Continue reading How TCOM takes Person-Centered Care to Scale