WADCR Spring Conference 2022 – April 21-22

Held virtually on Zoom for safety and access equity.


Thursday, April 21, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Operational Stress and Designated Crisis Responders: It's All in Your Head
Dr. Shannon Meyer

This presentation will discuss Operational Stress Injuries (OSI), with particular focus on the role of Designated Crisis Responder. We will examine the multiple etiological pathways, neurobiology, and expression of OSIs as well as the ways in which protective factors and resilience can be cultivated.

Thursday, April 21, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

The Rapid Expansion of Co-Responder Programs In Washington State
Dr. Kaitlyn Goubeau

Presentation will focus on the rise of the co-responder model in Washington state, and strategies for improving community relationships as these programs continue to proliferate throughout the state.

Friday, April 22, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Legislative Updates, Health Care Authority Updates, DCR Discussion and Wrap-up