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Understanding Outcome Measurement: Mental Health Experts Share Insight

Jan 11, 2022 / by Thomas Young, MD


nView recently hosted "Impact of Outcome Measurement in Mental Healthcare: A Panel Discussion." This webinar, now available as an on-demand recording, brought together behavioral health experts for a discussion about outcome measurement and measurement-based care and the role healthcare providers can and should play in behavioral healthcare. The panelists were Dr. Jennifer Birdsall, chief clinical officer for CHE Behavioral Health Services, and Dr. Joseph Shonkwiler, healthcare and life sciences business development lead for Amazon Web Services (AWS). The program was hosted by nView Health and moderated by Dr. Tom Young, a board-certified family physician, and chief medical officer, and founder of nView.

The following is an excerpt from the webinar that provides the panelists' responses to the first set of questions posed by Dr. Young. It has been edited for length and clarity.

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Now Available: Recording of "Impact of Outcome Measurement in Mental Healthcare” Webinar

Dec 14, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD

A recording of "Impact of Outcome Measurement in Mental Healthcare: A Panel Discussion" is now available for viewing. 


The program, hosted by nView Health, brought together behavioral health experts for a discussion on the impact outcome measurement can and should have in behavioral healthcare today. The panelists were Dr. Jennifer Birdsall and Dr. Joseph Shonkwiler.

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Role of Technology for Mental Health: Behavioral Health Expert Insight

Dec 8, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD


A few months back, nView hosted "The Second Pandemic of Mental Health: An Expert Panel Discussion." This webinar, available as an on-demand recording, brought together behavioral health experts for a discussion about the current challenges and opportunities around mental health. The panelists were Dr. Hansa BhargavaDr. Josh Spitalnick, and Sherry Farrugia.

The program was hosted by nView Health and moderated by Dr. Tom Young, a board-certified family physician, and chief medical officer, and founder of nView.

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Understanding the Role of Measurement-Based Care for Behavioral Health

Nov 12, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD



Measurement-based care (MBC) is increasingly a primary point of focus in behavioral health and healthcare in general. It's also considered a standard of care for mental health providers. Despite this attention and recognition, MBC remains underutilized, and its importance in behavioral health is often underappreciated. Let's take a closer look at why this is the case.

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Importance of Depression Screening: Q&A With Dr. Thomas Young of nView

Oct 7, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD


National Depression Screening Day takes place this year on October 7. This annual day of recognition is intended to call attention to the illnesses of depression on a national level to help educate the public about symptoms of depression and effective treatments. National Depression Screening Day falls during Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 3–9) and National Depression and Health Screening Month.

In this Q&A, Dr. Thomas Young, an expert in depression screening, speaks about the importance of depression screening, national shortcomings, and opportunities for improvement. The founder and chief medical officer of nView Health, Dr. Young is a board-certified family physician with more than 35 years of medical experience. He is a recognized thought leader in the fields of consumer-directed healthcare and population healthcare management and can often be found speaking on behavioral health podcasts and at industry events.

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WEBINAR: Second Pandemic of Mental Health

Aug 25, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD

Now Available: Recording of 'Second Pandemic of Mental Health' Webinar

A recording of "The Second Pandemic of Mental Health: An Expert Panel Discussion" is now available for viewing. 

The program, hosted by nView Health, brought together behavioral health experts for a frank discussion about challenges and opportunities around mental health. The panelists were Dr. Hansa Bhargava, Dr. Josh Spitalnick, and Sherry Farrugia.

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Dr. Thomas Young Writes On Hospitals' Mental Health Responsibilities

Aug 5, 2021 / by Thomas Young, MD

Dr. Thomas Young, founder and chief medical officer of nView Health, discusses opportunities for hospitals to play a more significant role in achieving concrete improvements to the current mental health system in a new Becker's Hospital Review column.

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Statistics in Children’s Mental Health

Sep 30, 2020 / by Thomas Young, MD

Untended behavioral health conditions in children exert a toll on them and on society.

TODAY’S CHALLENGES

There are growing numbers of children and adolescents with mental health issues. While a higher number may be identified than in the adult population the actual number receiving adequate care is still low. Covid-19 has increased the number of anxious and depressed kids and teens enormously and will continue to impact them for years to come.

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Sharpen Fireside Chat Series: Suicide Prevention, Fall 2020

Sep 24, 2020 / by Thomas Young, MD

nView Co-Founder & CMO Dr. Tom Young shares his thoughts on suicide stereotypes and who is really at risk. 

Looking Beyond Stereotypes:
Who is Really at Risk for Suicide

Tuesday, September 29, 12 pm – 1 pm EST
Via Zoom: https://zoom.us/j/92487943037

Thomas Young, MD, Chief Medical Officer and co-founder of nView Health, will share his insight into the common stereotypes surrounding suicide and why we are missing the mark by not taking a more proactive approach in identifying those at risk. He will discuss his experience as a clinician and the benefit of mental health screening as a valuable tool that should be “the new norm” in proactive healthcare and accessible to all.

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WEBINAR REPLAY: Pediatric Mental Health

Sep 3, 2020 / by Thomas Young, MD

Dr. Tom Young, MD / nView Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer
Presents at the Recent iSPI Leadership Summit 

Learn How nView is Helping Innovate Pediatric Mental Health with the M.I.N.I. Kid

nView Health recently presented at the annual International Society for Pediatric Innovation (iSPI) Leadership Summit. The virtual event was held and hosted by Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical  Center and Thomas Young, MD, Chief Medical Officer and Co-Founder of nView Health presented on innovation in pediatric mental health assessments during the conference.

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