University of Central Missoui - Elliott Student Union, Room 240
500 South Holden Warrensburg, MO 64093
8:30a – 9:00a
Conference Registration Networking
9:00a – 9:10a
Welcome Kim Nelson, SAMHSA Regional Administrator
MCRSP Stands For Recovery!
Ladell Flowers and Jane Pfefferkorn, MCRSP
9:30a – 10:20a
Keynote Speaker: The Impact of a Movement: National Update on Recovery in America
Tom Coderre, Altarum
10:20a – 10:30a BREAK
Impact of Recovery Supports in Missouri
Dr. Rick Gowdy, Director - Division of Behavioral Health and Comprehensive Psychiatric Services
Missouri Department of Mental Health
11:00a – 11:30a
Collaboration and Partnerships with the Missouri Department of Corrections
Lori Burk - District 5, Brent Morris - WN Kansas City, and Tom Hodges-District 29
Missouri Department of Corrections
Panel Discussion: Building Missouri's Recovery Caucus
Sen. Denny Hoskins (D21); Rep. Holly Rehder ( D148); Representative DaRon McGee D36; and Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (R-4)
12:15p – 1:00p Working Lunch
The Impact of Recovery: Recovery Stories
1:00p – 1:30p
Missouri STR Opioid Grant Initiative and Recovery Supports
Tim Rudder, Missouri Department of Mental Health
1:30p – 2:15p
Recovery Housing Process and MAT Awareness for Transitional Housing
Scott Johnston – MCRSP NARR Consultant / Alon Fisch MCRSP Housing Committee
2:15p – 2:30p
2:30p – 3:30p
Mobilizing A Movement: Celebrating 4 Years of MCRSP
3:30p – 4:45p
The Making of A Hashtag: 2018 MCRSP Priorities & Ways to Get Involved
MCRSP & MRN on Recovery Day at the Capitol
4:45 – 5:00
Closing Remarks & Adjourn
Annual Meeting Keynote Speaker: Tom Corderre
Well known in the addiction recovery community, Tom Coderre has been in long-term recovery since 2003. In his current role as senior advisor to Altarum's Behavioral Health Technical Assistance Center, he oversees the work of the Center to ensure best practice approaches for recovery, and supports the behavioral health technical assistance team with its work in substance use disorder recovery and mental health programs and services.
Prior to joining Altarum, Tom served as chief of staff and senior advisor to the Assistant Secretary at the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) from 2014 until January 2017. While at SAMHSA, Tom led the team that produced Facing Addiction in America: The Surgeon General’s Report on Alcohol, Drugs, and Health. He is the former national field director of Faces & Voices of Recovery and has an extensive background in government, serving as a member of the Rhode Island Senate from 1995-2003 and as chief of staff to the Senate President from 2009-2014. He holds a bachelor's degree in political science from Rhode Island College.
Collegiate Recovery Support Services: A Review of the Literature.
Authors: Blake Dorsey, Amanda McCullough, Kaetlyn Hageman, Elexus Edwards.
Department of Educational Leadership and Human Development, Human Development and Family Science Program, University of Central Missouri.