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“Have You Had the Conversation?”

Following Up On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, we partnered with the Perkiomen Valley School District to talk with parents about having meaningful conversations with young children in an effort to deter substance use. Thank you for being a part of the Conversation, Perkiomen Valley! And thank you to the Montgomery County Office of Drug & Alcohol for supporting our programs! "It was so [...]

By | November 14th, 2017|History|0 Comments

Sandy Swenson

Following Up On Saturday, November 11, 2017, we had a terrific conversation with author, Sandy Swenson at the Horsham Township Library. Sandy read from her latest book, Tending Dandelions, Honest Meditations for Mother with Addicted Children, and address questions and feedback from guests. Sign up for a live webinar with Sandy! "Mom to Mom: Facing the Holidays When Your Child Is [...]

By | November 11th, 2017|History|0 Comments

Fall Brunch 2017

Thank you to our Fall Brunch guests, sponsors, presenters, donors, and everyone who helped to make this event a success! On Sunday, October 22, 2017, more than 100 guests gathered at the beautiful home of Mary and Joe Fenkel in Gladwyne, PA. Among them were Master of Ceremonies, Matt Bellace, PhD; Honorary Event Chair, Val Arkoosh, MD, MPH; Katchen Fazzini shared her [...]

By | October 22nd, 2017|History|0 Comments

Embracing the Consequences

 Following up after our June 12, 2017 program: "Embracing the Consequences: When unwanted outcomes become part of the solution." We gathered at the Montgomery County Intermediate Unit for a special presentation that addressed the very important "consequences" of having a substance use disorder, and how those consequences might be the much-needed intervention that leads to recovery. Our Moderator: Eric Tankel, M.S.ED, LPC, [...]

By | June 12th, 2017|History|0 Comments

“Have You Had the Conversation?”

Following Up On Tuesday, May 2, 2017, we partnered with the North Penn School District to talk with parents about having meaningful conversations with young children in an effort to deter substance use. Thank you for being a part of the Conversation, North Penn! "We got lots of good ideas and mostly confidence that we can have dialogues with our sons." "Parents [...]

By | May 2nd, 2017|History|1 Comment

Behavioral Health Solutions

Following Up after the April 17, 2017 event held at the University of Pennsylvania. On Monday, April 17, a one-day research symposium was held, exploring the intersections of substance use and mental health disorders with important public systems. Higher Education  •  Criminal Justice  •  Dentistry  •  Primary Health Public/Private Partnerships  •  Public Health  •  Social Work Media & Journalism  •  Nursing  •  Public Policy [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|History|0 Comments