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Closing Panel – Making a Difference, One Life at a Time!

Speaker(s): Matthew Lynn Danny Granger Rachel Davidson Presentation Description: This closing session will inspire and encourage you!  It will remind you why you do what you do each and every day.  Matt, Danny, and Rachel will each talk about how recovery peer support helped change their life.  Matt will share his experience with a peer who… Continue reading Closing Panel – Making a Difference, One Life at a Time!

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IPS Works!!! Working on the Path to Recovery

Speaker(s): Mendy McEwen James Bryant Kendra Knudsen Joshua Smith Bug Presentation Description: Explanation of IPS services and how working is related to the path of recovery. Presenters will cover how IPS services help those living with mental health diagnoses find and maintain competitive employment which, in turn, assists in supporting recovery and their desire to… Continue reading IPS Works!!! Working on the Path to Recovery

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Stop WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) & Roll

Speaker(s): Patricia Johnson Presentation Description: The Wellness Recovery Action Plan is a structured system for monitoring uncomfortable and distressing signs and symptoms, and through planned responses, reducing, modifying or eliminating those signs and symptoms. It also includes plans for responses from others when your symptoms have made it impossible for you to continue to make… Continue reading Stop WRAP (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) & Roll

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Peers in the Re-entry Process

Speaker: Mark McDonald, MS, CRADC, CGDC, MARS, MRSS-P Presentation Description: This presentation will address some of the challenges faced by many, but especially those re-entering after significant incarcerations. As we explore some of these traumas (Post Incarceration Syndrome), we will be able to identify the role of peers and other recovery supports in transitioning those… Continue reading Peers in the Re-entry Process

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Panel – The Use of Medication in the Recovery Process for Substance Use Disorders

Facilitator: Brenda Schell Panelists: Erin Ryser Brie Wagner Chris Ray Presentation Description: This session will be comprised of a panel of individuals who will each share their experiences regarding the use of medication to assist in treating their substance use disorder (SUD). Objectives: Describe the importance of medications in panelists’ treatment and recovery Openly discuss… Continue reading Panel – The Use of Medication in the Recovery Process for Substance Use Disorders