What is a Recovery-Ready Community? Strategies to Enhance Community Recovery Capital

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Training Details

Event Dates and Timeframe
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 01:00 PM until 02:30 PM
Location and Delivery Method
Delivery Method
Online / Web Delivered
Support Website
Cost Range

Host And Instructor

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Recovery Alaska
Patty McCarthy, M.S., Chief Executive Officer of Faces & Voices of Recovery

Training Overview Description

This webinar will explore the recovery-ready ecosystems model and community framework from the
individual level to the policy level. The speaker will present information about models of peer delivered recovery support services; including recovery community organizations, recovery housing,
recovery high schools, employment and education, and re-entry support services.

Event-specific Details

Patty McCarthy, M.S., has been the Chief Executive Officer of Faces & Voices of Recovery since 2015. Prior to joining Faces & Voices, she was a senior associate with the Center for Social Innovation (C4), where she served as a deputy director of SAMHSA’s BRSS TACS initiative. In addition to public policy and education, her work has focused on community mobilizing, peer based recovery support services, and peer workforce development. She has been in long-term recovery from alcohol and drug addiction since 1989.

Behavioral Health/Mental Illness
Chronic Alcoholism and Other Substance Related Disorders
Statewide Employment Services Training
All Administrative Support Services
All Behavioral Health / Social
All Direct Support Services/Care Givers
All Education K-12 & Postsecondary faculty, staff, and students
All Substance Abuse

Registration Information

Seminar is free but registration is mandatory.