Thursday, October 25, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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College of the Holy Cross - Hogan Campus Center 
1 College Street, Worcester MA, Campus Center
Worcester, MA 01610

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Mary Gregorio 
Massachusetts Psychiatric Rehabilitation Assoication 

Back to Basics: The Core Principles and Values of Psychiatric Rehabilitation 

Join MassPRA as we gather together to review and discuss the basic principles and values of the field of psychiatric rehabilitation. During this full day event we will offer three sessions of workshops focused on the core tenants of the field as well as an opportunity to learn about and discuss new service types and how they intersect.



Keynote Speakers will Include:

Toni Wolf
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
Beth Lucas
Assistant Commissioner for Mental Health Services
Massachusetts Department of Mental Health
Amos Worth




8:00 - 9:00 Check In, Breakfast, and Networking
9:00 - 10:00 Keynote Address
10:00 - 10:15 Break
10:15 - 11:45 Morning Workshops
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch
12:45 - 2:15 Breakout Sessions
2:15 - 2:30 Break
2:30 - 4:00 Afternoon Workshops


Workshops will include:

Motivational Interviewing

Trauma Informed Care

Motivation for Employment

Housing First

Transition Aged Youth


Breakout Session Topics:

Adult Community Clinical Services (ACCS)

Behavioral Health Community Partners (BHCP) and Health Homes


Recovery Learning Communities

DMH Case Management