The Florida Behavioral Health Collaborative Pediatric Hotline: 1-866-487-9507

Florida Center for Behavioral Health Improvement and Solutions

Proud to collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders to improve the outcomes of adults and children with behavioral health conditions. For a list of partners, see the About section.

2018 - 2019 Florida Best Practice Psychotherapeutic Medication Guidelines for Children and Adolescents


Expert Panel

  • Nicholas Abid, DO - WellCare Health Plans, Inc
  • Megan Baker, MD (Speaker) – NYU – Langone School of Medicine
  • Raman Baweja, MD, MS (Speaker) – Penn State Health Hershey Medical Center
  • Regina Bussing, MD (Speaker) - University of Florida
  • Daniel Castellanos, MD (Speaker) - FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
  • Manal Durgin, MD - Devereux - Florida
  • Joni Hollis, RN, MSN, CCM, CNL – Florida Department of Health
  • Louis Joseph, MD – Parrish Health Network
  • Haravu Lokesh, MD – A to Z Pediatrics
  • Jon McClellan, MD (Speaker) - University of Washington
  • Rahul Mehra, MD – National Center for Performance Health
  • Ruth Mulder, PharmD - Aspire Health Partners, Inc
  • Chris Okonkwo, MD – Children’s Health of Ocala
  • Andres Pumariega, MD – University of Florida
  • Emilio Roig, MD - Devereux - Florida
  • Eugenio Rothe, MD (Speaker) - FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine
  • Bhagirathy Sahasranaman, MD – Sunshine Health
  • Tommy Schechtman, MD - Pediatric Partners
  • Erik Sternung, MSN, ARNP, PMHNP-BC – Anchor Clinic
  • Saundra Stock, MD (Speaker) - University of South Florida
  • Kimberly White, MD – Southeast Human Services Center
  • Justyna Wojas, MD (Speaker) - University of South Florida