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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

From Rx to Heroin 2017

Following up after our April 4, 2017 presentation: "From Rx to Heroin: Know the risks as health care providers, and as health care consumers." We were pleased to partner for the second time with Jefferson University's College of Pharmacy to provide information and insight about prescription drug misuse and addiction, and the potential path to heroin. Participants included pharmacy students at Jefferson, Temple University, and [...]

By | April 4th, 2017|History|0 Comments

Navigating the Maze of Addiction & Mental Health

Following Up Navigating the Maze of Addiction & Mental Health Approximately 100 people gathered at the Horsham Township Community Center on Thursday, March 23, 2017. We had an informative and interactive evening that included speaker presentations, a panel discussion, and breakout groups for all participants, which were followed by a Q&A with the panel. ↓View the Powerpoint Presentation↓ [...]

By | March 23rd, 2017|History|0 Comments

Media, Messaging & Youth with Michael Blanche, MSS, LCSW

Following Up: On this page, you will find many helpful articles and websites that pertain to the March 21, 2017 presentation, "Media, Messaging & Youth" with Michael Blanche, MSS, LCSW. We hope this will be helpful to you, whether you attended the event or did not. If you would like us to include other websites that are not shown here, please send an email to Thank [...]

By | March 21st, 2017|History|0 Comments