Regional Policy Council (RPC) Meeting & B4Stage4 Leadership Awards Reception
"Innovating Mental Health In the Workplace" Regional Policy Council Meeting*
12:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Horne Room at the Residence Inn
901 L Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
B4Stage4 Leadership Awards Reception
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
The University of DC Room at the Marriott Marquis Washington
901 Massachusetts Ave NW
Washington, DC 20001
Please join Mental Health America (MHA) on Friday, February 7, 2020 for a Regional Policy Council (RPC) Meeting and B4Stage4 Leadership Awards Reception honoring a Governor for championing mental health in their state.
The RPC meeting Innovating Mental Health In the Workplace begins at 12:00 pm EST with a networking lunch followed by an in-depth exploration of:
- trends in employer benefits designed to meet employee mental health needs,
- specific workplace mental health programs, including MHA’s Bell Seal,
- federal agency initiatives and programs aimed at keeping people employed,
- policy ideas to create and reward mentally healthy workplaces.
The RPC meeting will take place in the Horne Room of the Residence Inn by Marriott Downtown/Convention Center at 901 L Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.
Following the meeting, starting at 5:00 pm, MHA will hold the B4Stage4 Leadership Awards Reception honoring a governor for outstanding leadership in mental health at the Marriott Marquis Washington DC Convention Center across from the RPC Workplace meeting at 901 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC 20001. Hors d’oeuvres will be served.
WASHINGTON, DC MHA REGIONAL POLICY MEETING
Innovating Mental Health in the Workplace
Friday February 7, 2020
Residence Inn by Marriott 901 L Street, NW, Washington DC 20001
|Friday, February 7th|
|12:00 pm - 1:00pm||Networking Lunch with a federal update by MHA Executive Vice President, Public Policy, Mary Giliberti|
|1:00pm - 1:45pm||
MHA’s Bell Seal for Workplace Mental Health & Revisiting the Workplace Mental Health Survey, MHA Manager of Workplace Mental Health, Taylor Adams
|1:45pm - 2:30pm||Large Employers Health Care Strategy and Plan Design, National Business Group on Health Senior Manager, Dylan Landers-Nelson|
|2:30pm - 2:45pm||
|2:45pm - 3:15pm||
MHA Affiliate Spotlight: Occumetrics Program, MHA of Ohio Executive Director, Kenton Beachy
|3:15pm - 3:45pm||Workplace small groups discussion: In which Bell Seal category would your workplace culture fall? Are there recent changes in your workplace that have improved or hurt workplace culture? What more can policymakers do to facilitate faster adoption of mentally healthy workplaces in profit-driven markets?
|3:45pm - 4:15pm||Department of Labor (invited)|
|4:15pm - 4:45pm||Expanding the Workforce with Peers & Discussion of Model Peer Legislation, MHA Director of Peer Advocacy, Supports, and Services, Kelly Davis and MHA of New Jersey Director of Public Policy, Barbara Johnston
|4:45pm||Wrap-up and Conclusions|
|5:00pm - 7:00pm||B4Stage4 Leadership Awards Reception at the Marriott Marquis (across the street in the University of DC Room)|
*The agenda is a draft and times may change.