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DC SSA Staff Leadership Development and Skill-Building

1:30pm - March 12, 2019
Central East MHTTC

DC Department of Behavioral Health
64 New York Avenue, Room 242
Washington, DC 20002
United States

Registration Deadline: March 12, 2019
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John HudgensJohn Hudgens, M.M.E, is a Senior Program Manager for Advocates for Human Potential’s Center for Technical Assistance and Training. He  uses his expertise to enhance the work of behavioral authorities and local organizations including the integration of addictions, prevention, mental health, and behavioral health services. He previously worked at the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services for 19 years, where he directed state licensure operations, developed administrative rules for behavioral health organizations, and organized transformative initiatives.



Course Goals

Participants will be able to (1) improve the quality of behavioral health service delivery and (2) advance professional development of Community Services Administration staff.

Learning Objectives

  • Revisit the mission of the DC Department of Behavioral Health and the Community Services Administration

  • Identify the drivers and values that should guide staff in executing duties

  • Recognize specific actions staff can undertake to fulfill mission and create the desired impacts