When

Monday, June 20, 2022 at 10:00 AM MST
-to-
Friday, June 24, 2022 at 4:00 PM MST

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Where

This is an online event. 

Contact

Ishah Whipple, Mercy Care 
Phone: 480-250-1114
OIFATeam@MercyCareAZ.org 

We're excited that you'll be joining Mercy Care virtually for our 2022 Connections Conference from Monday, June 20 to Friday, June 24. During the weeklong series of sessions, you'll gain empowering and inspiring recovery tools for your wellness journey. A Q&A session will follow each presentation.

For an overview of each session, just click on the 2022 Connections Conference flyer.

Monday, June 20
Keynote 
"Recovery: A conspiracy of hope," presented by Pat Deegan 
10-11:30 a.m.

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"The power of personal medicine: Discovering the healer within," presented by Pat Deegan and Missy Rufo (Member-focused presentation) 
1-2:30 p.m.
  

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No evening session
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Tuesday, June 21
Keynote
"A journey of empowerment and healing," presented by James Junes
10-11:30 a.m.

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"The power of personal medicine: Discovering the healer within," presented by Pat Deegan and Missy Rufo (Provider-focused presentation)
1-2:30 p.m.
 

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"Mind-body skills for self-care," presented by Sujata Dube and Sautapa Dube
5:30-7 p.m.

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Wednesay, June 22
"Show me the evidence: Services and advocacy that support your wellness journey," presented by Andy Arnowitz from Copa Health and Mercy Care staff: Noemi Zaragoza, Laura Piontkowski, Lydia L'esperance, Jose Rojas and Matthew Kelly
10-11:30 a.m.
 

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"Our journeys to wellness," presented by community members and peer supports 

1-2:30 p.m.
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"The power of personal medicine: Moving through challenges," presented by Missy Rufo (Member-focused presentation)
5:30-7 p.m.

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Thursday, June 23
"The power of personal medicine: Moving through challenges," presented by Missy Rufo (Provider-focused presentation)
10-11:30 a.m.

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Keynote
"Stand up for mental health: Changing lives one laugh at a time," presented by David Granirer
1-2:30 p.m.

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N
o evening session
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Friday, June 24
"Combatting stigma in substance use treatment," presented by Kristy Hildalgo and Armando Peelman, Mercy Care
10-11:30 a.m.

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Keynote
"Art and health: A zen drawing workshop," presented by Kristel Nielden and Tess Mosko
1-2:30 p.m.