Past Events

Event Information:

  • Fri
    12
    Oct
    2018

    Recovery In Action: Moving Forward

    8:30 am1001 Crooked Hill Road, Brentwood, NY 11717

    Presented by Pilgrim Psychiatric Center

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

    Contact: Kelly Lane, Conference Chair, kelly.lane@omh.ny.gov

    Limited seating -- first come, first served.

    Featuring keynote speaker Leah Harris, M.A., a mother, advocate, and storyteller who has written and spoken widely about her lived experiences of trauma, addiction, mental health challenges, and healing/resilience. Also featuring motivational speaker Terri Muuss, a multi-career tour de force who balances a full-time social work gig with directing shows, writing books, speaking at conferences and colleges, running a private practice, performing her one-woman show, teaching writing workshops and curating a popular poetry series with her husband, author Matt Pasca.
    Pilgrim Conference Flyer (003)