Instructional Level

Intermediate --- Builds upon the learner's foundational knowledge, familiarity with the literature and/or experience in a content area. Programming at this level includes more depth than at a beginning level program. It could also serve as a refresher course for individuals who have background in a content area and are interested in learning more contemporary applications.

Course Description and Target Audience

This presentation will focus on providing an understanding of the value of using integration practices in multiple contexts/environments, paying close attention to the role of psychology. In addition, barriers and and solutions will be provided as actionable steps. 

The target audience is mental health providers (advanced doctoral level psychology trainees, psychologists in practice, master’s level clinicians, etc).

There are no known risks to this presentation.

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will be able to describe integration.
  • Participants will be able to identify the value of integration in multiple environments.
  • Participants will be able to discuss the role of psychology in integration.
  • Participants will be able to analyze barriers to integrating systems of care.
  • Participants will be able to discuss solutions to those barriers.

Presenter Information

Michaela Muehlbach, Psy.D. earned her degree in Clinical Psychology in 2011 at Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, receiving her Masters en route (with certificates in Integrated Health Care (IHC) and Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT)). She completed her internship and post-doctoral residency at Pathways Community Health in Rolla, MO. She has training and experience in a variety of settings, including community mental health, residential treatment, inpatient, and FQHC. She has developed specialty interest in psychological assessment, working with both children and adults. She currently has the honor as serving as Deputy Chief Clinical Officer (DCCO) of Outpatient and Psychological Services and Director of Clinical Training. Dr. Muehlbach has had the opportunity to provide supervision to advanced doctoral and master level practicum students, as well. She also has experience providing individual, family, group, and couples counseling. Her theoretical orientation emphasizes aspects of interpersonal, cognitive-behavioral, and person centered approaches, while utilizing a multicultural lens to provide further understanding of her clients.

Live CE Training Format

CE’s for this live training will be earned through completing the following tasks:

  • Attend the live zoom training in full and review all provided documents in their entirety.
  • Fill out the program evaluation form.

Registration Cost

This cost includes video links, materials, and evaluation form required to obtain the CE’s. The CE certificate will be emailed to participants once it has been verified that you attended the training in full and completed the evaluation.