Virtual Recovery Advocacy Day

Date: February 23, 2021

WVAADC together with the Appalachian Recovery Alliance and the Behavioral Healthcare Providers Association present Virtual Recovery Advocacy Day. Join us United for Recovery in this interactive workshop with legislators and some of the top presenters in our field. This workshop will enrich participants knowledge regarding advocacy, policies and standards for the Substance Use Disorder population and their families.


Featured Speakers

Dr. Matthew Christiansen
Dr. Matthew Christiansen
Director, Office of Drug Control Policy, WV
Joe Deegan, LICSW, AADC-S
Joe Deegan, LICSW, AADC-S
Public Policy Chair, WVAADC
Rahul Gupta, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., FACP
Rahul Gupta, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., FACP
Senior Vice President, Chief Medical & Health Officer, March of Dimes, Former Commissioner WV Bureau for Public Health
Delegate David Kelly
Delegate David Kelly
Chair of the House Committee on Prevention and Treatment of Addiction
John Knowles, MA, CADC
John Knowles, MA, CADC
Senior Business Development Director, Brookdale Recovery Center
Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS
Sherri Layton, LCDC, CCS
Outpatient Services Administrator, La Hacienda Treatment Center
Ellen Weber
Ellen Weber
Vice President, Health Initiatives, LAC

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