Wednesday, February 26, 2020 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM EST
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Butler County Educational Service Center
400 N. Erie Blvd. Ste. A
Hamilton, OH 45011

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Lauren Perry
Butler County Family and Children First Council



Prevention to Recovery Forum
Addiction, Mental Health & Wellness Resources

Join us for the 2nd annual Prevention to Recovery Forum!

This brief seminar will provide insight into the basics of behavioral health and bring awareness to some of the disparities and misconceptions that often prevent people from seeking services.  Learn about available prevention, addiction and mental health services within the continuum of care. Butler County resources and representatives from prevention, addiction, mental health and recovery services will be available so attendees gain in-depth understanding of the services provided in the region. This is a wonderful opportunity to network and build relationships with other people who have a common passion for this topic. 

Event Agenda:
8:30 am - 9:00 am Sign in & Breakfast
9:00 am - 10:30 am Presentation by Labors of Love- LaShanda Sugg, LPC
10:30 am - 12:00 pm Resource Fair

Participants will: 

  • Know how Behavioral Health is defined

  • Learn about health disparities and their impact

  • Hear myths about mental illness and SUD and learn the facts

  • Understand actions that can be taken to help encourage mental and behavioral health across the continuum.

  • Gather local resources and network

Cost: Free!!! (registration is required) 

CEUs: 1.5 Social Work CEUs are provided by the Butler County Educational Service Center approved & awarded by the Ohio Counselor, Social Worker, & MFT Board Approval RSX050901. 1.5 Contact Hours for Educators. Registered Clock Hours provided by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. Sponsored by PreventionFIRST!, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.

Vendors: Email perryl@bcesc.org for vendor registration information.

Join us after lunch for Everyone has a Role: An Introduction to Prevention from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm- More information and Registration Here.