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Panel Discussion on Benefits of Measurement-Based Care

During a panel event hosted in partnership with Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association (RCPA), Greenspace Mental Health, and the Community Behavioral Health Association of Maryland (MDCBH), this panel featured three remarkable industry leaders. Watch the brief clips in this blog to learn from their perspectives on how Measurement-Based Care is transforming the behavioral health system and other key takeaways from the event. (


  • Brandon Fisher, Merakey
  • Fady Sahhar, ProVantaCare
  • Lisa Serfass, LCPC, Villa Maria Behavioral Health – Catholic Charities Child & Family Services
  • Shannon Hall, Community Behavioral Health Association of Maryland
  • Simon Weisz, Greenspace Health

Addiction Treatment Providers Battling Workforce Crisis Within Epidemic, Pandemic – Guest Column by Dale Klatzker

By Dale Klatzker | Daily Times Guest Columnist | August 19, 2021

After 40 years of working to help people with substance use disorder, you get accustomed to lurching from one crisis to the next. Heroin, crack, meth, fentanyl. Alcohol. Always alcohol. The names change, but the suffering never ends. Nor do the costs to society – more than $500 billion a year, according to government figures. [read full article]