October 1 – 2, 2017
Photos & Presentations from the 2017 Conference
COMING SOON! 2017 New York State Recovery Conference: Recovery Across a Lifetime
The 2017 New York State Recovery Conference –
Recovery Across a Lifetime – will be held on October 1st & 2nd at the brand new and exquisite, Albany Capital Center. We’re working closely with our partners at ASAP and the NYCB to finalize what promises to be an exciting, informative, and not-to-be missed program!
The day and a half event will include inspiring speakers, twenty five professional workshops across five time slots, live music, performance art, screening of the documentary “
Reversing the Stigma,” networking events, exhibits, and more.
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Note to Prevention, Treatment and Peer Professionals: Continuing Education Credits Available: Certified Addiction Recovery Coach (CARC), Certified Peer Recovery Advocate (CRPA), Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC), Credentialed Prevention Specialist (CPS), Credentialed Prevention Practitioner (CPP)
Check out our
collection of downloadable photos from last year’s conference and celebration.
Bud Mikhitarian author of Many Faces and One Voice: Secrets from The Anonymous People introducing Greg Williams to the 2016 NYS Recovery Celebration and Conference Attendees.
Debra Rhoades, FOR-NY Board Member presenting at the 2016 Recovery Conference in Troy, NY
Recovery Coach, mom and friend of recovery, seen here as a panelist at our 2016 NYS Recovery Conference in Troy, NY
Kelly Liner executive director at Turning Point (RCOC) engaging workshop attendees
Patricia Woodridge Director of the Brooklyn Recovery Community Center speaking on a panel at the 2016 NYS Recovery Celebration and Conference.
Tommy Rosen leading a yoga and meditation workshop during Recovery Time at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference
Dr. Charles Morgan, Medical Director, OASAS
Patty McCarthy Metcalf, Executive Director, Faces and Voices of Recovery
Richard Buckman, President, Long Island Recovery Association
Stephanie Campbell, Policy Directory, FOR-NY
Tom Hill, Senior Advisor, SAMHSA
Joseph Turner, Vice President of Exponents Center and FOR-NY Board Member speaking as the moderator for the State of Recovery in NY and Beyond Panel at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference.
Tom Hill, Senior Advisor at SAMHSA speaking at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference
2016 Recovery Conference Attendees
Greg Williams, Co-Founder of Facing Addiction producer of the Anonymous People and Generation Found speaking at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference
Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez speaking at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference.
Commissioner Arlene González-Sánchez speaking to attendees at the 2016 NYS Recovery Conference
NYS Senator George Amedore addressing attendees at the 2016 NYS Recovery Celebration and Conference.
The NYS Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul being interviewed by the press at the 2016 NYS Recovery Celebration and Conference