2020 Conference Schedule

We are in the process of confirming availability with our workshop presenters for the new dates of the conference. The schedule below reflects the workshops which have been confirmed for the new dates of October 22 and 23. Check back often as we will update this page as we are able to confirm workshops for the new dates. 

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Thursday, October 22

11:30am                                                                                   Registration Opens                                                                                                                  

1:00pm – 1:30pm                                                                  Welcome                                                                                                                       

1:30pm – 2:30pm                                                                 Keynote #1  – Jordan Burnham                                                                                                                    

2:30pm – 2:45pm                                                                Break    

2:45pm – 3:45pm                                                                Workshops

Financial Wellness for Peer Specialist

Supervision for Healing Centered Peer Support: Supporting Trauma Stewardship

The Benefits of Having and the Successful Integration of Young Adults as CPS Workers in the Work Place

3:45pm – 4:00pm                                                                Break

4:00pm – 5:00pm                                                               Workshops

Peer Run Crisis Residence as a Less Traumatic, More Recovery Based Option to Hospitalization, When Safety is Not an Issue

Screening of “Short-Sighted” with Panel Discussion

Love Yourself and the Rest All Follow

Providing Peer Services to Sex Offenders

6:30pm – 9:30pm                                                               Pizza Party and Open Mic                                                                                       

 

Friday, October 23

7:00am                                                                                    Registration Opens                                                                                                                     

8:00am – 8:15am                                                                  Welcome                                                                                                                          

8:15am – 9:00am                                                                  Keynote #2 – Harvey Rosenthal                                                                                                               

9:00am – 9:15am                                                                  Break    

9:15am – 10:15am                                                                  Workshops

Peer Run Crisis Residence as a Less Traumatic, More Recovery Based Option to Hospitalization, When Safety is Not an Issue

Community Inclusion

Not Pushing the Boundaries: Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities

10:15am – 10:30am                                                               Break    

10:30am – 11:30am                                                               Workshops   

Financial Wellness for Peer Specialists

Community Autism Peer Specialists (CAPS): Integrating CPS Model of Peer Support to Autism Spectrum Disorder

Riverside Corrections and Bridges 2 Home Project

11:30am – 12:30pm                                                               Lunch  

12:30pm – 1:30pm                                                                Panel Discussion                                                                                                       

1:30pm – 1:45pm                                                                   Break

1:45pm – 2:45pm                                                                  Workshops

Self-Care and Vicarious Trauma for the Peer Support Specialist

Creating an Organic Peer Run Environment for Growth, Support, and Connections

2:45pm – 3:00pm                                                                 Break 

3:00pm – 4:00pm                                                                 Workshops

A Journey Into Mindfulness and Meditation for Certified Peer Specialists

The Benefits of Having and the Successful Integration of Young Adults as CPS Workers in the Work Place

4:00pm – 4:30pm                                                                 Wrap-Up/Closing Remarks