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Data for Good: Building a compassionate, whole story

Data and reporting is an increasing requirement in health care, especially with greater awareness of the need for strong public health knowledge and responses. The required outcomes can often be very narrow and not the most applicable to front-line support and interventions. Further, these reported metrics can unintentionally contribute to stigma and discrimination. This talk will review ways to provide a more holistic and strengths-based perspective of data and outcomes that can impact systemic views as well as seeing the people served in different ways, ideally building compassion and empathy after having a more complete picture of them. In times of a global pandemic, strengths-based and whole person data and analytics can be particularly important for short- and long-term recovery.

Josh Morgan Bio

As SAS’ National Director of Behavioral Health and Whole Person Care, Dr. Josh Morgan helps health and human services agencies use data and analytics to support a person-centered approach to improving health outcomes. A licensed psychologist, Dr. Morgan was previously San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health’s Chief of Behavioral Health Informatics. His clinical work includes adolescent self-injury, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programs, psychiatric inpatient units and university counseling centers. Dr. Morgan earned his Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies from the University of California, Berkeley, and a PsyD (Doctor of Psychology) in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Family Psychology from Azusa Pacific University, and is trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy.

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Meeting ID: 306 390 4844

Event Details:

Registration: March 26th, 2020 @ 12:00am
Dates: April 2nd, 2020 - April 2nd, 2020
Time: 1:00pm - 3:00pm