2022 SMART Recovery East Coast Conference – SMART Recovery

2022 SMART Restoration East Coast Convention – SMART Restoration


Shifting Paradigms. New Alternatives.

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Be part of the Delaware/District of Columbia/Maryland Area of SMART Restoration for the sixth Annual SMART Restoration East Coast Convention: Shifting Paradigms. New Alternatives.

The restoration group is shifting to new sorts of intervention, therapy, and aftercare. These are primarily based on hurt discount, partial decriminalization, broader mutual help choices, and Medically Assisted Remedy. In brief: Assembly individuals the place they are. SMART Restoration is on the forefront of this evolution.

This 12 months’s audio system embrace:

Science author and writer Maia Szalavitz, whose books embrace Born for Love: Why Empathy Is Important–and Endangered; Unbroken Mind: A Revolutionary New Approach of Understanding Habit – and Undoing Medication: The Untold Story of Hurt Discount and the Way forward for Habit. Maia’s presentation will emphasize the most recent in hurt discount and the way the Federal authorities and most therapy suppliers have embraced the view that therapy and care needs to be accessible as broadly as attainable, and concentrate on the purchasers’ objectives and aims.

J. Gregory Hobelmann, M.D., M.P.H., Co-CEO & President of  Ashley Habit Remedy in Havre de Grace, MD, whose presentation will concentrate on stigma and the perfect methods to attenuate if not take away that altogether in therapy and care (from professionals, friends and members of the family).

Teri Burns, LCPC, of Columbia, MD – who will current on the connection of trauma to substance use issues, and the perfect practices for addressing each, within the therapy and peer help contexts.

Convention Particulars:

*Costs improve September twenty third*

Remedy professionals will earn six persevering with schooling credit.
The academic content material of the convention has been endorsed by NAADAC and accredited by the Maryland Division of Skilled Counselors and Therapists (Class A), which shall be honored by many different states.

Questions, contact David Koss, convention coordinator, at [email protected]

Thanks to the sponsors:


SMART Restoration welcomes feedback on our weblog posts—we get pleasure from listening to from you! Within the curiosity of sustaining a respectful and secure group environment, we ask that you simply adhere to the next tips when making or responding to others’ feedback, no matter your standpoint. Thanks.

  • Be form in tone and intent.
  • Be respectful in the way you reply to opinions which might be completely different than your individual.
  • Be temporary and restrict your remark to a most of 500 phrases.
  • Watch out to not point out particular drug names.
  • Be succinct in your descriptions, graphic particulars should not crucial.
  • Be centered on the content material of the weblog publish itself.

If you’re taken with habit restoration help, we encourage you to go to the SMART Restoration web site.


When you or somebody you’re keen on is in nice misery and contemplating self-harm, please name 911 for rapid assist, or attain out to The Nationwide Suicide Prevention Hotline @800-273-8255, https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

We look ahead to you becoming a member of the dialog!

*SMART Restoration reserves the precise to not publish feedback we think about exterior our tips.*


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