2022 Conference Schedule

Recovery Partners 2022 Conference

Tuesday, October 18, 2022 Schedule

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8:00 am to 8:50 am

Registration

Coffee and Continental Breakfast

Oscar Wilde II + III

Exhibits Open

Oscar Wilde II + III

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9:00 am to 9:20 am

Opening Remarks and Introductions

Gary De Carolis, Executive Director
Recovery Partners of Vermont

Christopher Chadwick, Director of Behavioral Health
Community Health

Oscar Wilde II + III

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9:30 am to 10:30 am

Workshop Session I

Fundraising 101: How Fundraising Has Changed Forever
Mike Tella, Development Officer
Recovery Partners of Vermont

Oscar I

Supporting Your Communities Youth
Presented by Taysa Lynch, Youth Program Coordinator; Ryleigh Bruno, Youth Peer Leader; and Alyssa Bruno, Youth Peer Leader
Turning Point Recovery Center of Springfield

Oscar Wilde II + III

Collaboration with Corrections: Supporting Those Involved With Vermont’s Criminal Justice System
Presented by Tracie Hauck, Certified Recovery Coach; Lewis Nielson, Certified Recovery Coach; and David Carlson, Certified Recovery Coach
Turning Point Center of Rutland

Gateway I + II

Making the Most of Your Message: How to Break Stigma and Build Understanding of Recovery Through Social Media and Marketing
Presented by Lila Bennett, Executive Director; Amber Robbins, Assistant Director; and Melissa Mosely, Recovery Coach
Journey to Recovery Community Center

Northstar I

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10:30 am to 10:45 am

Break

Promenade

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10:45 am to 11:45 am

Workshop Session II

Optimizing Your Digital Presence
Presented by Cara Nelson, Web Designer/Developer, Owner, Swift Trek Media; Allie Mullin, Information Specialist; and Nellie Stidham, Board Member at Large
Recovery Partners of Vermont

Oscar I

Understanding the Value of the Parents in Recovery Programs
Presented by Arial Beaulac, Program Coordinator and Certified Recovery Coach
Kingdom Recovery Center

Oscar Wilde II + III

Building Community Partnerships: Opioid Response Program
Presented by Ralph Bennett, CRC, Recovery House Project Coordinator
Turning Point Center of Bennington

Gateway I + II

Certification of Recovery Coaches: A Workforce Development Strategy
Presented by Lisa Lord, Director of Workforce Development
Recovery Vermont

Northstar I

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12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Lunch

Moderator: Peter Mallary, Board President
Upper Valley Turning Point
Keynote Address: Tracie Hauck, Executive Director
Turning Point Center Rutland

Oscar Wilde II + III

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1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

Workshop Session III

Trauma and the Impact of Addiction, Life and Happiness
Presented by Charlie Corbally, LICSW, Clinical Director/Co-Owner and Jackie Corbally MSW, CRMT, CCF, NCC, CEO/Co-Owner
Center for Trauma Recovery

Oscar I

Vermont Foundation of Recovery and the History of Recovery Residences in Vermont
David Riegel, Executive Director
Vermont Foundation of Recovery

Oscar Wilde II + III

Shifting Paradigms: The Jenna’s Promise Approach to Substance Use Disorder
Dawn Tatro, Founder; Greg Tatro, Founder; and Daniel Franklin, Chief Operating Officer
Jenna’s Promise

Gateway I + II

Creating a Recovery Ecosystem
Presented by Hilary Denton, Recovery Coach Program Manager
Turning Point Center of Central Vermont

Northstar I

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2:00 pm to 2:10 pm

Break

Promenade

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2:15 pm to 3:15 pm

Workshop Session IV

Prayer and Meditation: An Interactive Recovery Discussion
Michael Kuser, Secretary and Treasurer
Turning Point Center of Bennington

Oscar I

Pillars of a Stable Home: Framework for Vital Connections to Sustainable Recovery
Presented by Sarah Mekos, Jamie Green, Margaret Fellows, and Megan Adams
Upper Valley Turning Point

Oscar Wilde II + III

Social Stigma of Addiction: What It Is, Where It Causes the Most Harm, and How Peers Can Make a Difference
Presented by Javad Mashkuri, M.D., Ed Baker, MSW, and Martina Anderson
Turning Point Center of Central Vermont

Gateway I + II

Supportive Outreach Program
Presented by Michelle Greene, Supportive Outreach Project Coordinator, and Stephanie Thompson, Public Health Analyst – Vermont, Overdose Response Strategy, New England HIDTA
Turning Point Recovery Center of Springfield

Northstar I

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3:20 pm to 3:40 pm

Closing Remarks

Gary De Carolis, Executive Director, Recovery Partners of Vermont

Oscar Wilde II + III

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If interested, donations are greatly appreciated to help offset conference expenses. Thank you.




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