JOURNEY DAYS

Journey Days is a free 6-week virtual learning series on Addiction & Recovery. Over the course of this webinar series, you will hear from various experts in the field. Starting on September 3rd, every Thursday at 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm there will be a new session. Scroll down for more information on the sessions and speakers. Some sessions* have continued education contact hours available. If you can't attend the sessions live, don't worry, we will record them and post them below.

 

*Sessions eligible for continued education contact hours are marked with an * by the session name. Please know that you can only receive contact hours if you attend the live session.

JOIN US THE FOLLOWING THURSDAYS AT 2:30 PM AND 3:30 PM 

9/3  9/10  9/17  9/24  10/1  10/8

KEYNOTE
Attorney General Steve Marshall
SEPTEMBER 3 | 2:30 PM

SEPTEMBER 10, 2020

*ADDICTION 101: 

BRAIN SCIENCE OF ADDICTION

DR. MIKE WILKERSON

Corporate Medical Director, Bradford Health Services

2:30 PM

HOW TO ASK FOR HELP & START THE INTERVENTION PROCESS

PAIGE BRITTON

Northwest Outreach Supervisor, R.O.S.S.

STEPHANIE SCHILLING

Recovery Specialist, Recovery Resource Center

3:30 PM

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020

*THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC

SHERIE SCHAFFER

Director of Contract Unit Programs, Bradford Health Services

2:30 PM

THE PROVIDER PERSPECTIVE: THE OPIOID EPIDEMIC, THEN & NOW

KRISTEN SHAW

BRANDON LACKEY

Hope for Women

The Foundry Ministries 

CAMILLE HOLCOMB

LISA BRIGHT

Fellowship House

Will Bright Foundation

PATRICIA MONTGOMERY

Northwest Alabama Mental Health Center

3:30 PM

SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

*ROLE OF LAW ENFORCEMENT IN ADDICTION & TREATMENT

DA Bill Adair

Leslie Plaia

Walker County District Attorney

Director, Recovery Resource Center

2:30 PM

*INTERVENTIONS FOR REDUCING RISK FACTORS IN YOUTH

APRIL KNIGHT

Director of Prevention Services,

Northwest Alabama Mental Health Center

3:30 PM

OCTOBER 1, 2020

GUARDIANS OF LOVED ONES

ART & CARIE WIMBERLY

T.H.R.I.V.E. & Addiction Prevention Coalition

2:30 PM

*ADDICTION & SENIORS

ROBYN JAMES

Development & Marketing Director, 

Middle Alabama Area Agency on Agency

3:30 PM

OCTOBER 8, 2020

*ROLE OF HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS IN ADDICTION AND TREATMENT

DR. BRENT BOYETT

Medical Director,

Bradford Health Services - Madison

2:30 PM

THE PROVIDER PERSPECTIVE: WHOLE-PERSON CARE

KADY ABBOTT

Fellowship House

ANASTACIA ROGERS

Capstone Rural Health Center

CHRISTOPHER ALLEN

Bradford Health Services at

Walker Baptist Medical Center

3:30 PM
  • The Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Diocese of Alabama for "relocating" Journey Day to Walker County this year after hosting it in Jefferson County for several years, content development, organizational support, and sponsorship. 

  • Bradford Health Services, Inc. for overseeing continuing education contact hours and making the transition to virtual seamless by managing the Zoom Webinar platform for all sessions.

  • Addiction Prevention Coalition and Jennifer Campbell of Jennifer Campbell Consulting for Journey Days graphics.

  • Walker Area Community Foundation for allowing intern Laynie Snyder to coordinate event planning during her summer internship through the Jean O'Connor-Snyder Internship Program.

  • The Partners listed below for generously donating staff time to plan Journey Days and share their expertise on addiction and recovery.

Acknowledgements

Partners

Walker Recovery Map Contact Information

Phone: 205-724-9041

Email: info@walkerhealthaction.org