Workforce Mental Health: New Times, New Approaches, New Treatments

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Workforce Mental Health: New Times, New Approaches, New Treatments

University Club of Chicago
76 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603
Dial-in Instructions:
Webinar is available and the confirmation email will have the link.
When:  Feb 21, 2024 from 08:30 AM to 04:15 PM (CT)


Event Description

The mental health crisis isn’t going away. More than ever, employees seek organizations that make them feel valued and provide them with high quality mental/behavioral health benefits. Attend this daylong educational forum to learn about progressive mental/behavioral health treatment for your workforce and their dependents.

This program is available both in-person and virtually.

Attend this session to:

  • Understand the pivotal role employers play in providing support and treatment to today’s workforce
  • Examine the impact untreated mental health disorders have on your workforce and your organization
  • Learn how your organization can create access to progressive treatments for mental health disorders such as stress, anxiety, depression, and PTSD


  • Axler Joel Axler, MD Partner, National Behavioral Health Leader Brown & Brown
  • Marcus Capone Founder & CEO TARA Mind
  • Tarolyn Carlton PharmD Sr. Director, Global Medical Strategy, Digital Medicine, and Therapeutics Otsuka Pharmaceutical Companies (U.S.)
  • Megan Delp Director of Workplace Mental Health National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • Esbensen George Esbensen President Minnesota Firefighter Initiative
  • Faso Margaret Faso Director of Health Care Research and Policy American Health Policy Institute and HR Policy Association
  • Gebert Amanda Gebert Benefits Manager Sargento Foods
  • McLaurin Wendy McLaurin Deputy Director of Human Resources City of Gary
  • Sheehan Paula Sheehan Chief Positivity Officer
  • Sherman Tara Sherman Mental Health & Wellbeing Strategy Leader The Boeing Company
  • Sondergeld Tom Sondergeld Associate Partner McKinsey & Co.
  • Stamatis Caitlin Stamatis, PhD Director of Medical & Scientific Affairs Akili Interactive
  • Wilson Amanda Wilson, MD CEO & Founder NorthStar Care

Registration Fees

  • Members $0
  • Employer Non-Members $100
  • Other Non-Members $300

HRCI Accreditation

This program is pre-approved for 6 recertification credit hours through the HR Certification Institute (HRCI). For more information about certification or recertification, visit The use of the official seal confirms that this Program has met HRCI's criteria for re-certification credit pre-approval.


Event Sponsors

Forum Sponsors

  • Akili
  • JandJ
  • Tara Mind

Exhibit Sponsors

  • abbvie
  • BHS
  • Big Health
  • Calm Business
  • Galileo
  • Goodpath
  • Hinge

Resource Sponsors