AMSA Talks

Alana Silverman

AMSA Talks are a 60 minute monthly online conversation between members of AMSA, each month with special guests and a designated subject.

When are AMSA Talks? Every second Tuesday at 9 AM Pacific, 10 AM Mountain, 11 AM Central, Noon Eastern. Zoom links are included in the monthly AMSA Newsletter.

If you are an AMSA member and not yet receiving the AMSA Newsletter, send us a note to get started.

Recordings of past AMSA Talks are available to AMSA members – in the MEMBERS section.

Our subject for the May 10 AMSA Talk is RECRUITMENT, with Alana Silverman, Chief People Officer at Cascadia Behavioral Healthcare and their mobile team, Project Respond, AND Courtney Tassin Program Manager of of the Aurora Mobile Response Team at City of Aurora, CO.

Courtney Tassin
Courtney Tassin


June 14 AMSA Talk subject is DISPATCH – and big updates in call protocols for community responders.
July 12 is OPEN.
August 9 – Vera Institute of Justice and their Civilian Crisis Response: A Toolkit for Equitable Alternatives to Police
September 13 – AMSA Talk subject is MEASURES OF SUCCESS

Would you like to be a guest for an upcoming AMSA Talks? Great! Send us a note and let’s discuss.


APRIL 2022 – Elliott Jones of the Mobile Assistance Community Responders of Oakland (MACRO)