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Upcoming Trainings and Events

 
August 2014
 
Wyoming Suicide Prevention Summit
 
August 26, 2014, 10:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  Casper, Wyoming
  Save the date
  Contact erin.baum@wyo.gov to receive updates and more information
 
 
September 2014
September is Recovery Month
Find a Wyoming Recovery Month event here:
   http://www.recoverymonth.gov/Community-Events/Find-an-Event.aspx
 
Recovery Rocks
   September 6, Casper, WY
   9:00 - 3:00 at Washington Park
      Walk starts at 9:00 at the 12-24 club
   Contact the 12-24 Club at info@1224club.org (307-237-8035)
   http://www.1224club.org/
   Recovery Walk, Classic Car Parade/Show, music, BBQ, fun for kids and the whole family
 
Rockin' for Recovery--Celebrate National Recovery Month
   September 13, Cheyenne, WY
   3:30 - 7:00 p.m. Lions Park Amphitheater
   http://www.recoverwyoming.org/events.html 
   Free concert by Calling the Restless, family games, recovery speakers.
   Food for sale.  Public and families welcome to attend.
 
Fremont County Recovery Month Event
  September 13, Lander, WY
    10:00 a.m. - 2:00 pm.
     Lion's Shelter at the Lander City Park
     Fun for families and friends
 
Alumni Celebration and Recovery Public
  September 13, Sheridan, WY
    11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
     At the VOA campus, 360 College Meadow Drive
     Open to the public.  Guest speakers, music, door prizes, fun.
     Food offered.
     Please contact Volunteers of America Northern Rockies at (307) 673-2510 for more information.
 
2014 Behavioral Health Services Workshop
"Improving Community Systems and Outcomes, Looking to the Future"
September 16 - 17
Cheyenne, Wyoming
For information and to register:
   http://health.wyo.gov/mhsa/education/MHSAWorkshop.html 
 
Word Raising
  September 18, Cheyenne, WY 
  7:00 p.m. Highlands Presbyterian Church, 2390 Pattison Ave.
  Public invited.  Tickets are $10.  The event highlights stories of recovery by persons in addiction recovery, mental health histories, and suicide
  More information at http://recoverwyoming.org or (307) 421-7261   
 
Stomp Out Stigma 5k and Block Party
   September 20, Laramie, WY
   5K walk or run: Registration at 9:00, 5k at 10:00 a.m.
   Block Party 11:00 to noon
   The green by fraternity and sorority row
   Cost for 5K is $10:00 (for t-shirt and lunch)
   Block Party is free: lots of fund for students, family and friends
   More info and to register:
            https://sites.google.com/site/uwyo5k/ 
   or to register online:
            http://www.active.com/laramie-wy/running/stompin-out-stigma-5k-2014
 
Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP)(r) Facilitator Training
   September 22 - 26, 2014
   Casper, Wyoming
   Application is here: http://tinyurl.com/nlb7fl8
   For information contact the Copeland Center for Wellness and Recovery at
   http://copelandcenter.com or at (802) 254-5335
 
The Anonymous People
   September 23, Cheyenne, WY
   7:00 p.m. Highlands Presbyterian Church, 2390 Pattison Ave.
   Free showing.  This feature documentary highlights people living in long term recovery.
   More information: http://recoverwyoming.org
  
FASD: Prevention & Intervention
    September 23, Casper, WY
    9:00 - 5:00
    Open to providers.  No cost.
    For information and to register: 
    https://casatunr.wufoo.com/forms/fasd-prevention-interventioncasperwy-92314/ 
 
NAMIWalk Wyoming
   September 27, Casper, WY
   To register and for more information:
  
Assessing and Managing Suicide Risk (AMSR)
  Cheyenne: September 24
  Laramie: September 26
  Registration, information and hotel info:
      http://sprc.cvent.com/events/amsr-pmowyo-casper-wy/event-summary-973b890a4ee141f7956253733d0e28a9.aspx
   There is a discount for early registrations.
   For more information and other trainings visit http://pmowyo.org/ 
 
October 2014
3rd Annual Cajun Fest
   October 3, 2014, Cheyenne, WY
   For information about tickets and the event, please visit
   http://www.recoverwyoming.org/events.html
   of call (307) 421-7261
 
National Peer Specialist Conference
   October 11 - 14, Atlanta, GA
   http://inaops.org/ 
 
CIT International Conference
  Crisis Intervention Team 
  October 13-15, 2014, Monterey, CA
  http://citconferences.org/ 

MEGA 2014
   October 16 & 17, Laramie, WY 
   Contact the WGCDD for information
     
Alternatives 2014
   October 22 - 26, Orlando, FL
   http://alternatives2014.mhasp.org/home
   Or contact Susan Rogers at srogers@mhasp.org

 


 

  

Last updated 8/19/2014  jj