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Building Informed Communities: Together We Are Strong

May 8, 2018 - May 10, 2018

May 8-10, 2018
Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex

Cost: $29 per day (or package price of $75 for all three days)

This conference will explore emerging issues in substance abuse and problem gambling prevention, treatment and recovery. The conference will feature:

Engaging keynote speakers

Day 1: Carlton Hall
Changing the Conversation: The Role of Prevention, Treatment & Recovery Communities in a Time of National Crisis

Day 2: Dr. Hasshan Batts
Beyond ACES: Burnout, Compassion Fatigue and Secondary & Vicarious Trauma

Enlightening panel discussions, including:
Taking Charge in Our Community

Problem Gambling: A Community Response

A Social Media Seminar: Teen Technology Use Trends & Mental Health Sharing Through Social Media

Ryan Klingensmith, Shape the Sky

PLUS: Workshops on a variety of topics, including opioid abuse, addiction prevention, co-occurring disorders, problem gambling, the recovery process and alternative therapies

A showing of the documentary “Resilience: The Biology of Stress & The Science of Hope,” followed by a panel discussion

Opportunities to share with and learn from fellow practitioners

Social Work Continuing Education and PCB credits will be offered

This conference is a presentation of:
Dauphin County Department of Drug and Alcohol Services


May 8, 2018
May 10, 2018
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Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex
2300 N Cameron St
Harrisburg, PA 17110 United States
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Our Partners

Pennsylvania Psychiatric Society
Pennsylvania Dental Association
DEA 360 Strategy
Pennsylvania District Attorneys Association
The Hospital and Healthsystem Association of Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association
Pennsylvania Medical Society