Arne Beck, PhD, is the Director of Quality Improvement and Strategic Research for the Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Research, Colorado. His areas of research include mental health services, geriatrics, and advancements in health care innovation. Dr. Beck and Dr. Dimidjian began collaborating in 2007, shortly after Dr. Dimidjian joined the faculty at CU. Their collaboration has been an ideal match of interests in treatment development, dissemination, and implementation, and has included three NIMH funded studies, also in partnership with the Mental Health Research Network and Drs. Goodman and Segal.