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2017 ASAP Drug Summit: Building A Stronger Community

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Kent State University - Trumbull Campus

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4314 Mahoning Ave.

Warren, OH 44483

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The ASAP Opiate Task Force invites counselors, social workers, chemical dependency professionals, nurses, recovery support providers, community advocates and anyone interested in learning about the drug epidemic in Trumbull County to attend the 3rd Annual ASAP Drug Summit: Building A Stronger Community. The morning will consist of presentations by Lauren Thorp LPC, OCPC, April Caraway LSW, and Kathy Parilla, RN, PHN of the ASAP Opiate Task Force. Amber Stiles-Bodnar, MSEd, LPCC-S, LCDC III, Clinical Director, Blue Star Family Counseling Services, Inc. will present "Addiction and Trauma: A Recipe For Disaster" and Dr. Nicole Labor from Summa Health System will discuss "The Neurobiology of Addiction." After lunch attendees will hear about the importance of self-care from Karen Vadino, a humorist and motivational speaker, through her presentation "All Stressed Up and No One to Choke."

In the afternoon, participants will have the choice of attending two of the following six breakout sessions:

  • Drugs in our Community by Captain Jeff Orr; TAG Law Enforcement Task Force

  • WORK IT OUT: Managing Current Workplace Risks Associated with Substance Abuse by Karen Pierce M.A., MSW; Working Partners®

  • Creative Interventions with CBT and 12 Step Facilitation for Addiction Treatment by Meghan Fawcett LPCC-S, LICDC-S and Diana Wolf LPCC-S; Meridian Healthcare

  • Motivational Enhancement Therapy by Jerry Carter LPCC-S, LICDC-S; Former Director of Neil Kennedy Recovery Centers

  • More than Rooms for a Meeting: How Faith Communities Can Support Prevention and Recovery by Pastor Kyle Tennant MA; Grace United Methodist Church and Regeneration

  • Recovery Housing for Individuals with an Addiction by Lori Criss MSW; The Ohio Council of Behavioral Health & Family Service Providers



AGENDA

8:15am - 9:00am Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00am- 9:10am Welcome and ASAP Update: Lauren Thorp - ASAP Project Director

Trumbull County Mental Health & Recovery Board

9:10am - 9:20am Trumbull County Local Update: April Caraway- Executive Director,

Trumbull County Mental Health & Recovery Board

9:20am - 9:45am Trumbull County Project DAWN Update: Kathy Parilla, RN, PHN

Trumbull County Combined Health District

9:45am - 10:45am Presentation: Addiction and Trauma: A Recipe For Disaster

Amber Stiles-Bodnar, MSEd, LPCC-S, LCDC III- Clinical Director

Blue Star Family Counseling Services, Inc.

10:45am - 11:00am Break

11:00am - 12:00pm Presentation: The Neurobiology of Addiction

Dr. Nicole Labor

Summa Health Systems

12:00pm - 12:45pm Lunch

12:45pm - 1:45pm Presentation: All Stressed Up and No One to Choke

Karen Vadino, MSW

1:45pm - 2:00pm Break

2:00pm - 3:00pm Breakout Session #1

3:00pm - 3:15pm Break

3:15pm - 4:15pm Breakout Session #2

4:15pm - 4:30pm Closing and Evaluations



Objective: Participants in the day long professional development workshop will learn about current initiatives in Trumbull County combatting the issues surrounding addiction, develop knowledge of effective treatment, prevention & recovery interventions to help those battling addiction and gain information and resources to continue advancing prevention, treatment and recovery in their communities.


$45.00 Registration fee includes: Continental Breakfast and Boxed Lunch

* 6 hours of CEUs and RCHs for Counselors, Social Workers, Chemical Dependency Professionals and Nurses

No registrations will be accepted after April 28th. No refunds will be issued after April 21st. A $2.50 service fee will be deducted from all refunds.


The 2017 ASAP Drug Summit: Building A Stronger Community is presented by the Trumbull County ASAP Opiate Task Force, and sponsored by Kent State University, Trumbull Campus, the Trumbull County Mental Health & Recovery Board and Mercy Health.

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