Conference Handouts

Pre-Conference

Lisa Peterson - The Context to Change: Building Effective Rapport and Relationships

Rebecca Quinn - The Impact of Brain Injury on Child Development

Dr. Stuart Ablon - Rethinking Challenging Kids: The Collaborative Problem Solving Approach

Louise A Stanger - Ethics in the Digital Age


Day 1: Thursday, September 6

Dr. Drew Pinsky - The Wise Men and the Elephant: How we got in to this mess and what we must do to get out

David Mee-Lee - Using Community-Based Services to Engage People in Client-Driven, Lasting Change: Think Outside the Residential Treatment Box

Nicole Baem, Audra Stonefish and Maddie Windus - Extending Our Reach: Mobile Outreach and Engagement

Adam Martin - ND Examples of Recovery Services

Dan Cramer - Motivational Interviewing for Non-Clinicians

Nancy Jennings and Sarah Bell - Do the Next Right Thing: A Family-Centered and Multidisciplinary Approach to Substance Use Disorder Treatment among Perinatal Women

Ann Rasmusson - Advances in our Understanding of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and Related Health Conditions in Women

Laura Pegram - Incorporating a Drug User Health Framwork and Working with People who use Drugs (PWUDs)

Rodney Wambeam - Moving Communities Toward Environmental Prevention Strategies

Kate Davidson - Be a VBP (Value-Based Payment) VIP

Stephen Wonderlich and Nicola Herting - Childhood Trauma and Eating Disorders: Clinical and Scientific Impact and Practical Interventions

Beck Gee-Cohen - Affirmation, Belief, and Connection: The ABCs of working with LGBTQ Clients - The Basics

Laura Pegram - Meeting People Where They Are At: Panel Discussion on Syringe Services Programs (SSPs) in the US and North Dakota

Luke Niforatos - Colorado Marijuana Commercialization: Stories from Denver

Luke Niforatos - Lessons Learned from Legalization


Day 2: Friday, September 7

J. Carlos Rivera - The Wellbriety Movement: Cultural Approaches to Recovery

Terry Eckmann - Practices of Mindfulness and Meditation

J. Carlos Rivera - Overview of the Medicine Wheel and 12 Steps

Kris R Anderson - Pain Management without Medication- Who's on your team?

Beck Gee-Cohen - Affirmation, Belief, and Connection: The ABCs of working with LGBTQ Clients - Best Practices

Detective Sergeant Ronald Martin - Law Enforcement's Role in the Harm Reduction Model

Stephen Wonderlich and Nicola Herting - Understanding Traumatic Stress: Implications for Professionals Working with Addiction

Detective Sergeant Ronald Martin - Harm Reduction: Combating the Opioid Crisis

Rodney Wambeam - There Has Always Been Drinking in America: Alcohol, History, Culture, ad what it all means for Prevention

Patrick Roff - There Has Always Been Drinking in America: Alcohol, History, Culture, and what it all means for Prevention

Adam Martin and Kristy Johnson - Discussion of the Impact of Addiction and Recovery on Families