Presentations

Keynote Presentation: “There’s an App for That”: Technology and Peer Support

Speaker(s): Les Sperling Presentation Description:    The utilization of smartphone and telehealth technology to support persons in recovery from Substance Use Disorder and Behavioral Health challenges is expanding rapidly. This presentation will explore technologies available to Peer Recovery Support Specialists and the people they serve. Additional information will include examples of successful utilization of technology… Continue reading Keynote Presentation: “There’s an App for That”: Technology and Peer Support

Presentations

Keynote Presentation: A Discussion with SAMHSA

Speaker: Kimberly (Kim) Nelson, SAMHSA, MO Presentation Description: Session will cover the importance of peer support, how other states are utilizing peers, salary and other trends in peer support nationally. Objectives: Describe the importance of peer support Present the latest information on peer support and how Missouri compares to other states in the nation Challenge… Continue reading Keynote Presentation: A Discussion with SAMHSA