Care Delivery in the Future: The Role of the Health Care Workforce

Panel #2 - The Behavioral Health Workforce

This was the second panel as part of the half-day summit on the Future of the Health Care Workforce summit.

This panel discussed what trends are elevating the importance of the behavioral health workforce. Panelists also discussed what steps can be taken to recruit and retain the different professions in the behavioral health workforce and challenges the workforce faces when it comes to providing services that are needed in their communities.

Panelists Include:

  • Peter Maramaldi, Simmons School of Social Work, Simmons College
  • Andrew Sperling, National Alliance on Mental Illness
  • Mohini Venkatesh, National Council for Behavioral Health
  • Sarah Dash, moderator, Alliance for Health Policy