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  • Fri
    12
    Oct
    2018

    Recovery In Action: Moving Forward

    12:30 pmSuffolk Community College, Grant Campus, Sagtikos Theatre

    Presented by Pilgrim Psychiatric Center: www.omh.ny.gov/omhweb/facilities/pgpc

    Location: Suffolk County Community College, Grant Campus, Sagtikos Theatre, 1001 Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood NY 11717

    Contact: Kelly Lane,  Conference Chair 631-761-2296, kelly.lane@omh.ny.gov

    Please Join Pilgrim Psychiatric Center for our Annual Peer Run Conference
    Registration will begin 8:30 a.m. and the conference will start promptly at 9:00 a.m. and end at 12:30 p.m.

    The conference theme and focus is "Recovery in Action: Moving Forward."  We will hear from two very well known speakers in the nation and community speak on how they are Raising the Recovery Bar in their personal and professional life. The audience will be invited to respond with feedback, experiences, and ideas how the recovery bar can be raised.

    Featuring Keynote Speaker: Leah Harris, M.A.: Leah is a mother, advocate and storyteller who has written and spoken widely about her lived experiences of trauma, addiction, mental health challenges, and healing/resilience. Ms. Harris is the CEO of Shifa Consulting, a woman owned and operated enterprise specializing in customized training in mind-body resilience practices and creative expressive arts, including theatre and storytelling.

    Featuring Motivational Speaker: Terri Muuss: Terri is a multi-career tour de force who balances a full-time social work gig with directing shows, writing books, a motivational speaker at conferences and colleges, and running a private practice. Mrs. Muuss' second book, God-Spine, is forth coming.

    This conference is free of charge!

    Additional Information Coming Soon! We hope to see there!