State of Recovery

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 09/26/2015
9:00 am - 10:30 am

Location
J.J. Pickle Common Learning Center

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Speakers:

  • Michael Duffy, Regional Director, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration
  • Lauren Lacefield-Lewis, Assistant Commissioner for Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, Texas Department of State Health Services
  • Cynthia Humphrey, Executive Director of the Association of Substance Abuse Programs

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With over 2 million Texans in long-term recovery, Texas is known nationally for the strength and growth of our recovery community, peer delivered services and peer-led movement. The kick-off session of this two day conference will highlight the Recovery State of the State and the Recovery State of the Nation. At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe the role of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration and its vision and plan for the future of recovery
  2. Describe the role of the Department of State Health Services and its vision and plan for the future of recovery
  3. Describe legislative successes, frustrations and opportunities to support recovery